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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 >>

2016 VISITOR'S GUIDE

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

2016 Visitor's Guide

UPCOMING EVENTS

Sat11Jun
60th Annual June Art Show1:00 PM, Wassenberg Art Center 214 S. Washington Street Van Wert OH
Thu30Jun
40th Annual Old Fashioned Farmers Days 9:00 AM, Van Wert County Fairgrounds
Thu30Jun
40th Annual Old Fashioned Farmers Days12:00 AM, Van Wert County Fairgrounds 1055 S. Washington Street Van Wert OH
Fri1Jul
Fountain Park Concert - Lima Symphony Pops Orchestra7:00 PM, Fountain Park 200 W. Main Street Van Wert OH
Sat2Jul
Delphos Kiwanis Club Annual Community 4th of July Celebration12:00 AM, Stadium Park 1000 Park Avenue Delphos OH
Mon4Jul
VFW Pancake & Sausage Breakfast7:00 AM, VFW Post #5803 111N. Shannon Street Van Wert OH
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