History & Tourism

Richland County Included In List Of New Ohio Visitors Experiences For 2019

15 Mar , 2019  

This week, when TourismOhio announced its list of new visitors experiences which can be enjoyed across the state in 2019, Richland County was included.

With a full slate of exciting new developments and experiences, Ohio has lots to celebrate in 2019. From iconic anniversaries and exciting expansions, to lodging updates and new cultural offerings, there will be even more for visitors to enjoy in Ohio during 2019. More…

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Making The Most Of March In Metro Mansfield

28 Feb , 2019  

From our friends at Destination Mansfield:

March in Ohio can be a trying time. You never know what season you’ll get on any given day, but there are plenty of exciting happenings and events around Richland County. Jump start your spring thaw with family-favorite festivals, riveting performances, and outdoor adventures. More…

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Bridge Replacement To Impact Summer Travel To Tourist Destinations

16 Feb , 2019  

A word to the wise: detours will be in place this summer as an important bridge replacement project in southern Richland County takes place. Awareness and a little bit of planning should result in little impact on your summer tourism experiences.

The State Route 95 Bridge Replacement Project has an estimated start date of June 3 and an estimated end date of August 30. A portion of SR 95 will be closed during the project and traffic rerouted. More…

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Fantastic February In Richland County A Cure For Cabin Fever

29 Jan , 2019  

Beat that cabin fever with these fun February happenings and events around Richland County. With winter fun at Snow Trails, hands-on events geared towards families with kids, and toe-tapping performances, you’ll have plenty of incentive to bundle up and head out into the cold.

And when you get ready to do so, be sure to check out the website of Destination Mansfield – Richland County to see what’s on offer and where. More…

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What’s New In Richland County This Year?

18 Jan , 2019  

From our friends at Destination Mansfield – Richland County:

New year, new Richland County! See what’s coming to your favorite attractions and whet your appetite for brand new eateries and places to stay. There are many new and exciting things coming to the Mansfield area this year like a new theatre, an upscale restaurant, and a guesthouse! More…

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Great Ideas For A Mid Ohio January

29 Dec , 2018  

The end of the holiday season looms near, so here’s everything you’ll need to beat those coming winter blues.

Get out of the house with bracing, snow-filled fun at Snow Trails, live music all around town, and fantastic shows at The Renaissance Theater, Theater 166, and The Mansfield Playhouse. Check out the Destination Mansfield – Richland County calendar for a full list of January happenings and events. More…

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Holiday Hours For Area Attractions

14 Dec , 2018  

Destination Mansfield has shared that while it’s that time of year where everything gets a little more chaotic, it’s also the time to slow down and spend some quality time with family and friends.

If you’re planning on visiting some of these popular attractions, please make note of their limited holiday hours below and plan accordingly. More…

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November: Fall, Thanksgiving, And It’s Beginning To Look A Lot Like Christmas

24 Oct , 2018  

Make the most of your fall days before winter gets here! The Destination Mansfield – Richland County calendar is full of live performances, traditional fall events, and the beginnings of Christmas activities. More…

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Fall, Fun, And Families

20 Oct , 2018  

From the great folks at Destination Manfsield – Richland County:

When we say “fall,” what comes to mind? Do you think of drinking apple cider and crunching leaves, or pumpkin carving and trick-or-treating? We all have strong memories of this season, and there’s no better place to make these fall memories with your little ones. Here in Mansfield and Richland County we are packed with classic fall activities your kids are going to love. More…

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On The Trail Of Bromfield And Others In Charming Lucas, Ohio

1 Sep , 2018  

Nestled in rolling hills of farmland and surrounded by some of Ohio’s best state parks, the village of Lucas bursts with local charm.

Founded in the 1830s, the town in southeastern Richland County quickly blossomed with homes and businesses. While Lucas may still be small, it does have its big claims to fame. Lucas is known for both the estate of the Pulitzer Prize-winning author Louis Bromfield at Malabar Farm State Park and for its folkloric resident John Chapman, who is more commonly known as Johnny Appleseed. More…

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Super September On Tap

26 Aug , 2018  

Make the most of summer’s end! The Destination Mansfield – Richland County calendar is filling up with great activities to fill those final warm days and those cool September nights including favorites like the Prairie Peddler Festival and new events like Shawshank 100 dirt track race. More…

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Marketing Richland County Gets Boost With New CVB Website

3 May , 2018  

Destination Mansfield – Richland County just took a step into the future of travel marketing.

Tourism is big business in Ohio. According to TourismOhio, it is a $43 billion industry, and the state welcomes over 200 million visitors annually. From an employment point of view, some 427,000 Ohio jobs are tied to tourism. More…

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Mohican Wildlife Weekend Is Almost Here

23 Apr , 2018  

Come join the fun April 27-29 for the twentieth Mohican Wildlife Weekend! This year includes over 30 programs to choose from, enriching the mind with tons of activities for any age. The activities are located across 13 locations over the course of the weekend. This unique opportunity allows curious minds to learn about the rich history and beautiful wildlife abundant in Richland and Ashland counties. More…

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A Mighty Magnificent May Beckons

19 Apr , 2018  

The month of May kicks off a lot of big events here in Mansfield and Richland County. Big Bugs invade Kingwood Center Gardens. Race Season roars into action at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course. RichHistory Weekend returns with tours, hands-on projects, demonstrations and much more. Keep an eye on the Destination Mansfield – Richland County calendar as more events are added daily!  More…

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