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Discover home again at Van Wert County • Ohio

Welcome to the Van Wert Area Convention and Visitors Bureau web site. We’re here to help you plan an enjoyable visit to the Van Wert area. We’re proud of our historical attractions, cultural activities, unique shopping venues and outstanding restaurants. We will assist with additional information or help plan your itinerary as we extend our “Welcome Home” greeting.

Why are we called Van Wert?

Van Wert is named in honor of Isaac Van Wart, a hero of the Revolutionary War. Born in the farm country of Greenbaugh, New York,near the village of Elmsford. Van Wart's exact birthdate is not recorded, but his tombstone declares that he died at the age of sixty nine. Read more >>


Events, Attractions, Dining, Shopping, Lodging and more! All right here in the communities of Van Wert County.

2016 Visitor's Guide


Delphos Farmers Market4:00 PM, Main & Fourth Streets Delphos, OH
License to Cruise7:00 PM, Downtown Delphos, OH
Wassenberg Farm & Art Market10:00 AM, Wassenberg Art Center 214 S. Washington St Van Wert, OH
Van Wert County Farmers Market10:00 AM, Van Wert County Fairgrounds 1055 S. Washington St Van Wert, OH
Stadium Park Concert: Endless Summer Band5:30 PM, Stadium Park 1101 N. Jefferson St Delphos, OH
Van Wert County Farmers Market3:00 PM, Van Wert County Fairgrounds 1055 S. Washington St Van Wert, OH
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