All About Richland

Chops, Whalers, Goatees, And More

26 Jun , 2018  

After a successful 2017 event at the world-famous and historic Ohio State Reformatory, Beards of the Old Northwest is taking you back to prison for “Beards Behind Bars 2” this coming Saturday, June 30 from 5 PM to 11 PM.

Walk the same halls as history’s most infamous prisoners. Immerse yourself into the foundation that formed “The Shawshank Redemption.” Hunt for the paranormal on the Reformatory grounds! More…

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All About Richland

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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Mansfield Motor Speedway Announces World Championship Race

8 Aug , 2017  

Mansfield Motor Speedway track officials announced Monday that the dirt track will host the inaugural Sprint Car World Championship event on April 27-28, 2018.

The winner of the 410 Winged Sprint Car race will receive a purse of $100,000. More…


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Taste Of Home Cooking Show Coming

5 Oct , 2016  

The Taste of Home Cooking School presented by Ohio Health returns to the Renaissance Theater in downtown Mansfield on Tuesday, October 18th at 7:00 PM with doors opening at 5:30 PM. Culinary expert Dana Elliot is back with mouthwatering fall recipes. There will be goody bags for all attendees as well as door prizes. WNCO-FM’s Matt Appleby will return again as emcee. More…

History & Tourism

Fall Fun Abounds

5 Oct , 2016  

Fall in Ohio is spectacular not only for the scenery, but for the wide variety of fairs, craft shows, and goings-on around almost any corner. This is no more true that in north central Ohio, with its rolling hills and small towns.

The following are events taking place in the Mansfield area over through the end of the month. Links are provided for additional information when available. More…



Oktoberfest 2016 At The Phoenix

28 Sep , 2016  

This weekend brings the three day Oktoberfest celebration at The Phoenix Brewing Company in downtown Mansfield. Among the happenings are live music (Just Jazz on Thursday, the Final Friday concert at The Brickyard, and a real honest to goodness alphorn band on Saturday followed by folk music). The Altered Eats food truck will make an appearance on Saturday, and will be serving traditional German fare. New craft beers to taste, including Orange Eye Pumpkin.

In this video, new equipment arrives recently at The Phoenix. According to its Facebook page, this would hold up to 900 gallons!