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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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History & Tourism

Seeing Green At Kingwood: Ribbit The Exhibit Is Here

5 Aug , 2017  

If you’re driving down Park Avenue West or North Trimble in the coming weeks, and you see a bit of green out of the corner of your eye, don’t be alarmed.

It’s just a giant frog. Or actually twenty of them. More…

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Extraordinary, Wonderful New Kingwood Video

1 Aug , 2017  

Do yourself a favor. Take the next five minutes, visit the YouTube link below, click on “full screen,” turn your speakers up – and soar over, around, and through the miracle that is Kingwood Center Gardens. More…

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National Touring Company To Present Pinocchio

24 Jul , 2017  

The timeless children’s story, Pinocchio, is coming to Kingwood Center Gardens next week.

The Hamspstead Stage Company, a national professional touring company based on Center Barnstead, New Hampshire, will present the play on Wednesday, August 2 at 6:00 PM; a special children’s craft time will precede the play at 5:00 PM. More…

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Celebrating Mansfield In Bloom

11 Jul , 2017  

To celebrate the arrival of America in Bloom judges to Mansfield, today we’re sharing several images from the photo essay we took last summer at Kingwood Center Gardens. A different set will load each time you load this post; be sure to check on any thumbnail for a larger version. More…


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EBeacons Arrive At Kingwood

25 May , 2017  

The next time you visit Kingwood Center Gardens, be sure to take your phone.

With the installation of 12 eBeacons throughout the gardens, you can now enjoy a curated experience as you walk the paths and visit the various buildings. The beacons are connected to the Kingwood Center Gardens App, which is available on both iTunes for iPhones and on the Google Play Store for Android. More…

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Wine, Food, And Fine Surroundings

22 May , 2017  

Tickets are now available for Kingwood Center Garden’s First Annual Wine Walk & Chef’s Tasting.

Picture yourself strolling amongst fragrant flowers and blooming trees as the sun gently sets in the west warming your skin and relaxing your soul, while leisurely sipping wine and tickling your tastebuds with gourmet foods. More…