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Become A Part Of Kingwood

14 Mar , 2018  

There’s a sure fire way to enjoy nature, people, and beauty at the same time – volunteering at Kingwood Center Gardens.

The miracle which is Kingwood is seeking volunteers to assist in a full range of 2018 activities. Each year, over 100 people donate their time and impact almost every project in the house and on the grounds – an amazing 10,000 hours of service annually. More…

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History & Tourism

Landmarks of Mansfield: Kingwood

4 Mar , 2018  

In 1926, a bit of France landed in the middle of north central Ohio in the form of Kingwood, the home of Charles Kelley King. Ninety years-plus later, it forms the centerpiece for one of the region’s foremost attractions and one of the best-known public gardens in the entire Midwest. More…

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Bridal Open House Coming To Kingwood

17 Feb , 2018  

Are you or someone in your circle planning a 2018 wedding? If so, you may well be on the lookout for ideas and resources – and there’s an event coming soon that will allow you to do just that.

For free, no less!

Kingwood Center Gardens is hosting a Bridal Open House on March 18. The open house will showcase local vendors and extraordinary local venues. More…


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Christmas At Kingwood Begins Next Weekend

18 Nov , 2017  

It’s a natural combination — Kingwood Center Gardens, which provides a colorful oasis throughout the year, and the sights, smells, and sounds of Christmas.

Christmas at Kingwood is a local tradition. Enjoy live music, dozens of uniquely trimmed Christmas trees, many photo ops, a beautifully decorated Greenhouse serving hot cocoa and cookies, outdoor light displays, outdoor campfire, and more! More…

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Kingwood Closed In November For Christmas Prep

29 Oct , 2017  

This time each year, there’s good news and bad news at Kingwood Center Gardens.

The bad news is that the venue closes on November 1, and will not open again until near the end of the month. The good news, of course, is that this time will be spent preparing for the extraordinary Christmas at Kingwood. More…


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Take An Aerial Trip To The Recent Great Pumpkin Glow

26 Oct , 2017  

If you missed The Great Pumpkin Glow at Kingwood Center Gardens, here’s an opportunity to experience what others saw first-hand – and to do it in a unique way.

Soar over Kingwood during the afternoon and evening, including a trip down “Scarecrow Row.” More…


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Ohio’s Top Fall Festival Is This Weekend And Close To Home

12 Oct , 2017  

When Travel & Leisure Magazine recently chose the top Fall Festival in each state, the Ohio selection was very much close to home.

It’s the award winning The Great Pumpkin Glow at Kingwood Center Gardens, now in its 7th year. More…

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Pumpkin Carvers Sought

9 Oct , 2017  

Do you enjoy pumpkin carving? If so, this might be just the opportunity you’ve been looking for.

In order to prepare for its larger and better than ever Pumpkin Glow, Kingwood Center Gardens is on the lookout for volunteer carvers. The event has grown so that literally hundreds of additional pumpkins need to be carved and lit. More…


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Last Chance To Visit Ribbit The Exhibit

25 Sep , 2017  

There’s only a few more days to experience Ribbit the Exhibit at Kingwood Center Gardens, which closes on October 1. The exhibit showcases 18 fanastical frog sculptures. Tickets may be purchased here.

Here are a few social media posts which show several of the frogs in their “natural” habitat. Be sure to catch this wonderful exhibit! More…


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Violets In Bloom

11 Sep , 2017  

While violets that bloom in Ohio are indigenous to the temperate climates of North America; it is their African Violet cousins that will take center stage next weekend.

Mansfield will see many varieties on display as the Ohio State African Violet Society’s Annual Show and Sale is held September 15-16 at Kingwood Center Gardens. Dedicated growers will be on hand for horticultural consultation and periodic programs will be offered over the two day event. More…

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Women’s Business Showcase Next Tuesday

7 Sep , 2017  

For the third year in a row, the area’s women-led businesses will be taking center stage during the Women’s Business Showcase, presented by the Richland Area Chamber of Commerce. On Tuesday, September 12 from 5 PM to 7 PM at Kingwood Center Gardens, you are invited to visit displays from over 30 women-owned and/or operated businesses. 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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