Calendar

Jan
14
Sat
Polar Hike @ Marion Tallgrass Trail
Jan 14 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Come as you please and hike at your own pace for as far as you like. Join Naturalist James Anderson for a guided nature tour of Marion Tallgrass Trail starting at 1:30 p.m.at the nature center. Make sure to stop in the nature center for refreshments!

Jan
15
Sun
2017 Bridal Show @ All Occasions Banquet & Catering Facility
Jan 15 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

 

Open house showcasing the area’s best vendors for your wedding. Free gifts, raffles and lots of food to sample.

Jan
22
Sun
Mutts Gone Nuts @ Marion Palace Theatre
Jan 22 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm

They’ll have you at “woof.” Expect the unexpected in this top-notch comedy dog thrill show that includes incredible high-flying Frisbee dogs, tight-wire dogs, dancing dogs, magic dogs and of course, the one and only Sammie the Talking Dog!

Jan
26
Thu
2017 Majic 95.9 Bridal Extravaganza @ Park Place
Jan 26 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Don’t miss your opportunity to ask questions, taste samples, touch fabrics, smell flowers, talk to DJ’s and entertainers, and view everything you need to design your perfect wedding day. You can take advantage of wedding packages, discounts, and door prizes. All brides will be eligible for a Grand Prize Honeymoon trip to be given away the day of the event.

Bridal Fashion Show courtesy of David’s Bridal.

Contact iHeartMedia for more information on vendor booth space or general questions.

Jan
27
Fri
Gas Pump Jockeys @ May Pavilion at the Palace Theatre
Jan 27 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Jan
31
Tue
Carden Super Spectacular Circus @ Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Jan 31 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Produced by the Carden International Circus, their show begins at 6:30 p.m. inside the Veterans Memorial Coliseum. Come one hour before the show for family fun! Ride the exotic animals and meet the circus stars!

Feb
2
Thu
Ground Hog Day – Buckeye Chuck @ iHeart Radio Marion
Feb 2 @ 7:00 am

Chuck is Ohio’s official weather-predicting groundhog, will check for his shadow. Come early before the sun comes up, if any, to see Chuck. Always hot drinks and, of course, the spam burger that is served every year.

Feb
10
Fri
Firefall & Pure Prairie League @ Marion Palace Theatre
Feb 10 @ 7:30 pm – 11:00 pm

Countless memorable hits of the 60’s & 70’s all on one stage! PURE PRAIRIE LEAGUE performs their greatest hits including, “Amie,” “Two Lane Highway,” and “Let Me Love You Tonight” while FIREFALL will take the stage with their chart-topping hits “Strange Way,” “Just Remember I Love You” and “You Are The Woman.”

Feb
11
Sat
Valentine’s Hike @ Marion Tallgrass Trail
Feb 11 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Come as you please and hike at your own pace for as far as you like. Join Naturalist James Anderson for a guided nature tour of Marion Tallgrass Trail starting at 1:30 p.m.at the nature center. Make sure to stop in the nature center for refreshments!

Feb
17
Fri
James and The Giant Peach Jr. Production @ Marion Palace Theatre
Feb 17 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

This exciting stage adaptation of Roald Dahl’s classic tale is faithfully told by James himself and the insect characters – Miss Spider, Old-Green-Grasshopper, Centipede, Ladybird, and Earthworm. The play begins at the end of the story, when James and his friends are living in the giant peach stone in Central Park, New York. Audiences of all ages will be swept away by this fantasy adventure and delight in the light-hearted tale. JAMES AND THE GIANT PEACH is directed by Emily Yaksic. Performance will begin at 7:30 p.m. on Friday and Saturday and at 2 p.m. on Sunday.

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

Jan 14 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm Marion Tallgrass Trail
Come as you please and hike at your own pace for as far as you like. Join Naturalist James Anderson for a guided nature tour of Marion Tallgrass Trail starting at 1:30 p.m.at the nature Read more...
Jan 15 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm All Occasions Banquet & Catering Facility
  Open house showcasing the area’s best vendors for your wedding. Free gifts, raffles and lots of food to sample.
Jan 22 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm Marion Palace Theatre
They’ll have you at “woof.” Expect the unexpected in this top-notch comedy dog thrill show that includes incredible high-flying Frisbee dogs, tight-wire dogs, dancing dogs, magic dogs and of course, the one and only Sammie Read more...
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