History & Tourism

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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Get Ready For An Amazing April

21 Mar , 2018  

From our friends at Destination Mansfield – Richland County:

April brings the promise of warmer weather and Spring fun! Explore the great outdoors during Mohican Wildlife Weekend. Open your race season at Mansfield Motor Speedway. Celebrate Passover with a dinner theater at BibleWalk. See the Destination Mansfield – Richland County calendar for more great ideas! More…

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Much Happening During Magnificent March

23 Feb , 2018  

It’s official, friends. March – yes, March – is  right around the corner!

And March brings an eclectic mix of activities to the Mansfield/Richland County area. More…

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TourismOhio Launches 2018 Travel Guide And App; Area Attractions Included

18 Feb , 2018  

With the holiday season behind us and schedules returning to normal, this is the time to plan your next Ohio getaway with family and friends. To inspire these travel plans, TourismOhio recently launched the 2018 Ohio Travel Guide and the Official Ohio Travel Guide app.

Mansfield and Richland County attractions are included in the Northeast Ohio section of the Guide and App. More…


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Fun In February? Here’s How!

25 Jan , 2018  

From the great folks at Destination Mansfield-Richland County:

February is here, with snow and crisp temperatures. Great news for all you snow enthusiasts and the upcoming ski events at Snow Trails! Or come in from the cold and experience the vibrant arts scene of the Mansfield area! See the Destination Mansfield-Richland County calendar for ways to beat the winter blues. More…