This coming weekend, May 5 and 6, Richland Countians and visitors will celebrate unique stories and landmarks that combine to enhance our sense of place.
It’s called RichHistory Weekend. For the second year, this event will showcase venues from across Richland County that celebrate the area’s rich past. Included will be tours, demonstrations, exhibits, and more.
A complete schedule of events can be found at this location online.
Some of the participating venues have additional information about weekend activities and added events, and that information can be accessed below (click on the venue). This will be updated throughout the week.
Oak Hill Cottage – Basement to Attic Tour
Malabar Farm State Park – History Hike, Basket Weaving Workshop, Ceely Rose House, Spinning and Weaving Demonstrations, viewing of the Man Who Had Everything, Bromfield Cup Vintage Baseball Tournament (featuring the Mansfield Independents), and Tea with Bea
Kingwood Center Gardens – Morning or Afternoon With Our Directors
Downtown Mansfield, Inc. – Secret City Tour
Richland Early American Center for History – South Park/Blockhouse events
Richland County Museum – Quilts of the ‘Teens, The Home Front in Richland County
Plymouth Area Museum — A Night at the Museum
Photo: Eagles Building, downtown Mansfield, taken during the 2017 RichHistory Weekend