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Willy Wonka Jr.: A Palace Theatre Junior Production 7:30 pm
Willy Wonka Jr.: A Palace Theatre Junior Production @ Marion Palace Theatre
Oct 6 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
It’s a delicious adventure at the Marion Palace Theatre as Willy Wonka’s mysterious chocolate factory bubbles to life on stage! This captivating adaptation of Roald Dahl’s fantastical tale features enchanting and memorable songs, dancing Oompa Read more...
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Willy Wonka Jr.: A Palace Theatre Junior Production 7:30 pm
Willy Wonka Jr.: A Palace Theatre Junior Production @ Marion Palace Theatre
Oct 7 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
It’s a delicious adventure at the Marion Palace Theatre as Willy Wonka’s mysterious chocolate factory bubbles to life on stage! This captivating adaptation of Roald Dahl’s fantastical tale features enchanting and memorable songs, dancing Oompa Read more...
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Willy Wonka Jr.: A Palace Theatre Junior Production 2:00 pm
Willy Wonka Jr.: A Palace Theatre Junior Production @ Marion Palace Theatre
Oct 8 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
It’s a delicious adventure at the Marion Palace Theatre as Willy Wonka’s mysterious chocolate factory bubbles to life on stage! This captivating adaptation of Roald Dahl’s fantastical tale features enchanting and memorable songs, dancing Oompa Read more...
Annual Scout Pilgrimage 3:30 pm
Annual Scout Pilgrimage @ Harding Memorial
Oct 8 @ 3:30 pm
Over 500 scouts gather each year to pay homage to the President and First Lady for their support of scouting. Parade begins at 3:00 p.m. with ceremony beginning at 3:30 p.m.
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Book Signing 7:00 pm
Book Signing @ Marion Public Library
Oct 10 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Did you know Marion County was once home to an NFL team?  The Oorang Indians from LaRue, Ohio featured Jim Thorpe as their best player in the 1922 & 1923 seasons.  Chris Willis, Head of the Read more...
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The Kite Runner 7:30 pm
The Kite Runner @ Marion Palace Theatre
Oct 12 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
The professional theatre company, Literature to Life, brings the New York Times bestseller and an international classic, THE KITE RUNNER, to life in a stunning solo performance that audiences will be discussing for days. From Read more...
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Lunch with the Presidents 11:30 am
Lunch with the Presidents @ Moose Lodge Ballroom
Oct 18 @ 11:30 am – 2:00 pm
Step back in time as you dine with different Presidents from U.S. History and eat some of their favorite foods on the lunch menu. Short presentations will be presented by each of the Presidents. This Read more...
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Lunch with the Presidents 11:30 am
Lunch with the Presidents @ Moose Lodge Ballroom
Oct 19 @ 11:30 am – 2:00 pm
Step back in time as you dine with different Presidents from U.S. History and eat some of their favorite foods on the lunch menu. Short presentations will be presented by each of the Presidents. This Read more...
Kite Runner Book Discussion 7:00 pm
Kite Runner Book Discussion @ Marion Public Library
Oct 19 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
A Marion Cultural Collaboration: ​October 12 ~ one-man stage show @7:30 at Marion Palace Theatre October 19 ~ Book Discussion @ 7:00 at Marion Public Library Join us for a special book discussion of the Read more...
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Dinner with the Presidents 5:30 pm
Dinner with the Presidents @ Harding High School
Oct 21 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Step back in time as you dine with different Presidents from U.S. History and eat some of their favorite foods on the dinner buffet. Short presentations will be presented by each of the Presidents. This Read more...
Tracy Lawrence 8:00 pm
Tracy Lawrence @ Marion Palace Theatre
Oct 21 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Tracy Lawrence, the dynamic country music singer, guitarist, and radio host of Honky Tonkin’ with Tracy Lawrence, is one of the most recognizable voices in Country music. With an impressive collection of twenty-two songs on Read more...
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Speaking Volumes with Richard Russo 7:00 pm
Speaking Volumes with Richard Russo @ Marion Public Library
Oct 27 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Back for its second year, we are excited to announce this year’s fundraising event!  The highlight of the evening is an author talk with Richard Russo, beloved novelist and winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Read more...
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Applebutter Stir & Horseradish Day 9:00 am
Applebutter Stir & Horseradish Day @ Lawrence Orchards
Oct 28 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
The lighting of the wood fire under the kettle will be in the early hours of the day. Canned jars will be available late in the day. At the same time grinding of their horseradish Read more...
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Visitor's Guide

Traveling Ohio? The Marion County 2017 Visitors Guide is now available! View it online in a convenient flipview format, or order a print version at 800.371.6688.

Upcoming Events

Oct 19 @ 11:30 am – 2:00 pm Moose Lodge Ballroom
Step back in time as you dine with different Presidents from U.S. History and eat some of their favorite foods on the lunch menu. Short presentations will be presented by each of the Presidents. This Read more...
Oct 19 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Marion Public Library
A Marion Cultural Collaboration: ​October 12 ~ one-man stage show @7:30 at Marion Palace Theatre October 19 ~ Book Discussion @ 7:00 at Marion Public Library Join us for a special book discussion of the Read more...
Oct 21 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm Harding High School
Step back in time as you dine with different Presidents from U.S. History and eat some of their favorite foods on the dinner buffet. Short presentations will be presented by each of the Presidents. This Read more...
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