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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 >>

2015 VISITOR'S GUIDE

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

UPCOMING EVENTS

Sat13Feb
Air Supply Concert7:30 PM, Niswonger Performing Arts Center 10700 St. Rt. 118 Van Wert
Sun21Feb
Van Wert County Young Artist Recital3:00 PM, 1st United Methodist Church 113 W. Central Ave Van Wert
Sat27Feb
An Evening with B. J. Thomas and the Lima Symphony7:30 PM, Niswonger Performing Arts Center 10700 St. Rt. 118 Van Wert
Thu3Mar
Wellington Ukulele Orchestra7:30 PM, Niswonger Performing Arts Center 10700 St. Rt. 118 Van Wert
Sun6Mar
Luke Zamperini Presentation3:00 PM, Niswonger Performing Arts Center 10700 St. Rt. 118 Van Wert
Thu10Mar
Beauty and the Beast8:00 PM, Van Wert Civic Theater 118 S. Race St Van Wert
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