Contact UsMaps & DirectionsHomefacebook
News & Announcements: Find out the latest information on exciting new events and specials here in Van Wert County. more >>

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 >>

2017 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

Sat16Feb
The King's Singers7:30 PM, Niswonger Performing Arts Center 10700 St. Rt. 118 Van Wert, OH
Sat16Feb
The King's Singers7:30 PM, Niswonger Perfoming Arts Center 10700 St. Rt. 118 Van Wert, OH
Sat16Feb
Van Wert Dance Club7:30 PM, Goedde Building 205 W. Crawford Street Van Wert, OH
Sat16Feb
5th Annual Fabric & Handbag Sale8:00 AM, KAM Manufacturing, Inc. Stephanie Dawn 1197 Grill Rd Van Wert, OH
Sun17Feb
Young Artists Recital3:00 PM, First United Methodist Church 113 W. Central Avenue Van Wert, OH
Thu21Feb
Preschool Art Show & Silent Auction5:30 PM, Kraut Memorial 1st United Methodist Church 113 W. Central Ave Van Wert, OH
more events >>
© 2019 Van Wert Area Convention and Visitors Bureau,
Van Wert, Ohio. All rights reserved.