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Super September In Richland County

23 Aug , 2017  

It’s September and festivals are in full swing! Kick off fall while the temperature is perfect! Plan a date night or a day out with the family. Whatever your interests, check out the Destination Mansfield-Richland County calendar for more events. More…

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Harvest Show At Kingwood

19 Aug , 2017  

Bear with us. We’re about to use a four letter word which some find distasteful.

The word is …. Fall. Yes, that time of the year is around the corner. More…

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It’s Blueberry Time In Lexington

17 Aug , 2017  

Here’s a question for you: What’s very blue, very big, and very close to home?

It’s the annual Lexington Blueberry Festival, being held this year from Thursday through Sunday, August 17-20. Family fun abounds at the Festival with popular events such as the 5K and “Glow Run,” the Blue Lights & Bubbles Parade, pageants, car and bike shows, kids rides, craft vendors, live music, and fireworks on Saturday and Sunday evenings. More…

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Ohio Summer Fair Coming To Mansfield Next Week

16 Jun , 2017  

Mansfield is the location for the “Ohio Summer Fair” June 21-24, from 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM each evening. The fair is positioned by organizers as a celebration kicking off summer in Ohio. More…

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Chili & Wing Cook Off. Miracle Mile. This Saturday. Be There.

6 Jun , 2017  

The Fourth Annual Shriners Chili & Wing Cook Off – Blues Fest will be held this Saturday, June 10 on the Miracle Mile (Park Avenue West) in Mansfield from 3:00 PM to 11:00 PM.

The festival will kick off with emcee Tommy Barnes of WMAN officially opening the competition. Current Miss Ohio Alice Magoto will sing the National Anthem, and the 2017 Miss Ohio contestants will be in attendance. More…

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Tenth Anniversary Simple Goods Show Coming

23 Oct , 2016  

The Simple Goods show is celebrating its 10-year anniversary celebration on Saturday, November 5. In honor of this occasion, Simple Goods will include a variety of events prior to and during the show.

Ohio native Candy Looker, a primitive design artist and crafter, established Simple Goods in 2006. With the assistance of her husband, Tom, and sister and brother-in-law, Max and Harry Squires, Candy continued to run Simple Goods until June 2015, when she sold the show to Christina Hummel, a Pennsylvania antiques dealer, and Kris Casucci, a Massachusetts show promoter and antiques dealer. More…

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Fall Fun Abounds

5 Oct , 2016  

Fall in Ohio is spectacular not only for the scenery, but for the wide variety of fairs, craft shows, and goings-on around almost any corner. This is no more true that in north central Ohio, with its rolling hills and small towns.

The following are events taking place in the Mansfield area over through the end of the month. Links are provided for additional information when available. More…

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Prairie Peddler This Weekend And Next

23 Sep , 2016  

It’s a north central Ohio institution – the annual Prairie Peddler Festival, taking place off of State Route 97 near Butler.

The 2017 edition of Prairie Peddler will take place this Saturday and Sunday and again on September 30/October 1. The Festival is an opportunity for the entire family to step back in time, sample delicious food, and shop at artisan booths. More…

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Call For Artists For 2016 Holiday Fair

17 Sep , 2016  

The Mansfield Art Center’s 47th Annual Holiday Fair is around the corner, and the Center has issued an invitation to consign during the event. For those unfamiliar with the Fair, you are advsed that the Center covers the Fair with experienced volunteers and staff, markets the event, and delivers the audience. Artists are not charged a fee to participate nor need they be present. The Center also assumes reasonable costs for returning unsold merchandise. More…

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