History & Tourism

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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All About Richland

First Real Week Of Fall Brings Fun Fare To Malabar

13 Oct , 2018  

You may well have noticed that the 80 degree weather of recent days has ended, with at least a short term dose of fall taking its place. What better time to head to southern Richland County and to view Malabar Farm State Park in one of its most beautiful seasons.

Over the next several days, there are two extra-good reasons to do so. More…

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All About Richland

First In Family Film Series Is Seasonal Favorite

7 Oct , 2018  

The Renaissance Theatre will show the first of four films in its Family Film Series, “Hocus Pocus,” on October 14 at 3:00 PM. The movie series is part of the Spherion Staffing Family Film Series. This classic of the 90’s celebrates its 25th Anniversary this year. More…

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All About Richland

Halloween, Richland-Style

4 Oct , 2018  

One might think that the first week of October is too early to be discussing things Halloween-related, but as schedules for busy families tend to become full this time of year, we thought we’d take the opportunity to share a few dates and times for spooky festivities in north central Ohio. More…

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History & Tourism

Ohio Heritage Days Festival This Weekend At Malabar Farm

24 Sep , 2018  

Take a trip to the past this weekend as Malabar Farm State Park hosts the Forty-Second Annual Ohio Heritage Days Festival and In the Spirit of Friends Antiques & Primitives Show.

From 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM both Saturday and Sunday, the Festival will include crafts, antiques, primitives, antiques tractors, horses, food, live music, a Civil War & Buck Skinners Camp, and archaeological displays (Sunday only). More…

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All About Richland

Main Library, Mad Science

22 Sep , 2018  

The popular “Mad Science” series, a staple at the Main Library of the Mansfield/Richland County Public Library for over ten years, continues this fall with three exciting hands-on experiences.

Join the Library’s team of mad scientists as they perform wacky experiments that will amaze and entertain. You may even have the opportunity to get involved in the action as you learn about scientific principles. More…

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All About Richland

Become A Princess For The Day

20 Sep , 2018  

What better way to celebrate the end of summer and Halloween around the door than to indulge in a bit of fantasy and make-believe.

This Saturday at Charles Mill Lake Park, children aged 3 and up are invited to “Princess in the Park.” Each prince or princess is invited to dress in their royal finest and enjoy an enchanted day. More…

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History & Tourism

Mohican Pow-Wow Underway

15 Sep , 2018  

This weekend experience Native American history, culture, and lifestyle first-hand as the Great Mohican Pow-Wow returns for its 34th year.

On Friday, Saturday, and Sunday,, Mohican Reservation Campground and Canoeing will be busy with traditional Native American ceremonies and activities. Rated as a top 100 show in the United States, this event is taking place this weekend . More…

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Bellville

168th Bellville Street Fair Starts Today

12 Sep , 2018  

Come one, come all, to the 168th edition of the Bellville Street Fair.

Bellville’s “World’s Fair” will offer four fun-filled days, from Wednesday through Saturday, of exhibits, shows, rides, free entertainment, and much more. More…

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All About Richland

Fall Family Festival Set

25 Aug , 2018  

The City of Mansfield Parks Department has announced the City will be hosting a Fall Family Festival on Friday, September 14 at North Lake Park from 6 PM to 8 PM.

This will be a family friendly event that will have many activities for the community to enjoy. There will be pony rides, a live DJ, food, a pumpkin decorating contest and face painting. All activities will be free to the public. More…

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All About Richland

Turn Back The Clock And Rev The Engines: The Cruise-In Is Here

22 Aug , 2018  

It’s an annual opportunity to step back in time, listen to classic tunes, and who knows… maybe you’ll catch a glimpse of your 20-year-old self by a car from your past (or your parents’ past)!

The 23rd annual Heart of the City Cruise In is set for this Saturday, August 25 from 8 AM to 4 PM. Appropriately centered in Central Park, the streets of downtown Mansfield will be lined with vintage automobiles with the adjacent sidewalks featuring family-friendly fare. More…

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All About Richland

It’ll Be Bluegrass And Country At The Fairgrounds

18 Aug , 2018  

One of the area’s largest bluegrass and music festivals is coming to Mansfield next week, and the lineup is joined by nightly family activities.

It’s the 2018 edition of the Mansfield JamFest, bringing more acts and fun to the Richland County Fairgrounds. This year’s JamFest runs from August 21 to 25. More…

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All About Richland

It’s Fair Week In Richland County

5 Aug , 2018  

The Richland County Fair begins today and ends on Saturday, and during that six days a wide range of events, entertainment, rides, shows, and contests will greet visitors to the Fairgrounds. The first Fair took place on October 26, 1849, just the one day, at what is now the intersection of South Main and Lexington Avenue. More…

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History & Tourism

Time For An Awesome August

21 Jul , 2018  

August is just around the corner, and so is even more summer fun! The Destination Mansfield-Richland County Calendar of Events is full of everything from ballet to blueberries to boating.

The month of August has a fair and festival for everyone. More…

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History & Tourism

Summer Road Trip: Visit Infinity Mirror Rooms

20 Jul , 2018  

This year we’re continuing our weekly look at unique festivals, events, and attractions that are within an easy driving distance of the Mansfield area. We call these “Summer Road Trips.” Of course, we regularly feature the many extraordinary places to visit right here in Richland County and encourage our readers to get out and experience what is on offer in our own backyard. More…

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