History & Tourism

Sounds Like A Spectacular September!

28 Aug , 2019  

From the great folks at: Destination Mansfield – Richland County: September signifies the start of fall, but here in Richland County, September also brings various activities to fill your autumn calendar.

From the Oktoberfest at The Phoenix Brewing Co. to the Malabar Farm Barn Dance, there are happenings for all ages. Enjoy the crisp air with this month’s festivals and fairs or experience the fine arts Richland County has to offer. More…

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Celebrating A Barn Raising

21 Aug , 2019  

It has been 25 years since that day back in 1994 when the Timber Framers Guild raused the reconstructed timber frame for the Big Barn at Malabar Farm State Park.

A lot has changed in those two and a half decades, including the addition of a new Visitors Center and other improvements, but the barn still stands tall and proud. More…

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History & Tourism

Time For An Awesome August

1 Aug , 2019  

As summer vacation draws to a close, August provides plenty of opportunities for your last month before school is back in session. Enjoy live concerts and music festivals, the Lincoln Highway Buy-Way Yard Sale, NASCAR, and the 25th Anniversary of “The Shawshank Redemption.”

It may be your last chance to enjoy the outdoors before autumn weather sets in, but luckily, August is the month of outdoor festivals, including two annual music festivals. More…

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Buy A Bundle At The Buy-Way

24 Jul , 2019  

The Lincoln Highway was America’s first cross-country automobile roadway. Constructed in 1913, it spanned over 3,000 miles, connecting Times Square in New York City and Lincoln Park in San Francisco. The 241-mile section that passed through Ohio was adjusted and realigned multiple times, but the final version adopted in 1928 is known as the Ohio Lincoln Highway Historic Byway.

Today, the byway is not only notable for historic reasons. Each August, the Buy-Way Yard Sale (August 8-10) takes place for one weekend along the route, which passes through north central Ohio. More…

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History & Tourism

Mohican Pow-Wow Underway

13 Jul , 2019  

This weekend experience Native American history, culture, and lifestyle first-hand as the Great Mohican Pow-Wow returns for its 35th year.

On 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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Inaugural Smokey Run Festival This Weekend

28 Jun , 2019  

Lots of great music is on tap as the first-ever Smokey Run Festival kicks off at Clearfork Adventure Resort in Butler.

The line-up brings several musicians to the area for the first time. It includes: More…

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Your Guide To A Richland Fourth

26 Jun , 2019  

As the Fourth of July approaches, symbolizing the midpoint of summer for many, you may be looking for family-friendly activities to celebrate the holiday. Luckily, festivities abound in the Richland County area. Whether you’re looking for fireworks, parades, or festive car shows, you’re sure to find something that’s fun for everyone. More…

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History & Tourism

Celebrate A Jumpin’ June Across The County

3 Jun , 2019  

As June has arrived, we welcome sunshine, warm weather, and summer vacation! Whether you’re visiting Mansfield or opting for a relaxing staycation, there are plenty of events to fill your schedules, like a paranormal women’s retreat, a Bluegrass Americana Music Festival, motorsports events, and the annual Miss Ohio Pageant. More…

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Shop The Vintage Peddler

30 May , 2019  

Whether you’re in search of tasteful home décor or the perfect gifts for loved ones — or you simply want a full day of fun — the Vintage Peddler in Butler features must-see vintage and one-of-a-kind products in a beautiful wooded setting. The festival runs from Friday, June 7 through Sunday, June 9 and features over 90 local food, jewelry, clothing, and furniture vendors. More…

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Richland Rocks: And Also Minerals And Gems

25 May , 2019  

It’s time to get out those rock collections and see what’s missing!

The Richland Lithic and Lapidary Society (can you quickly say that name three times?) will be holding its Gem, Mineral, Jewelry, Bead, & Fossil Show on June 8 and 9 at the Richland County Fairgrounds’ Arts and Crafts Building. More…

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Take A Hike!

15 Apr , 2019  

Mohican Wildlife Weekend begins a week from Friday, and over the coming days we will be highlighting a handful of the many activities taking place during from April 26-28 across Richland County.

One traditional busy place during the Weekend is Malabar Farm State Park, and this year is no exception. Several family-oriented programs will provide educational and fun experiences for many ages. More…

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Downtown

Winter And Chocolate And Downtown Mansfield: A Great Mix

28 Jan , 2019  

Downtown Mansfield, Inc. is hosting its monthly First Friday Shop Hop in the historic downtown on Friday, February 1. This month several merchants will participate in the Winter Festival and Chocolate Walk theme. This event will include carriage rides, chocolate treats, and more!

Over fifty independent businesses now populate the city center. To celebrate longtime patrons and welcome new guests, downtown businesses offer entertainment, hold unique events and offer specials during the First Friday Shop Hop. Guests are encouraged to meet friends and explore the new face of downtown Mansfield. 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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Experience The Wild World Of Animals

27 Dec , 2018  

Wild World of Animals will be on the stage of the Renaissance on Saturday, January 12 at 7:00 PM and is sponsored by Ohio Bird Sanctuary, Little Buckeye Children’s Museum, and Nanogate Jay Systems, LLC..  Wild World of Animals is an exploration into the fascinating world of the wildlife we share with the planet; featuring live animals including some of the most majestic, interesting, bizarre, and critically endangered species in the world. More…

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