• Marion Cultural Corridor

    The core of the city of Marion is a 2-mile long stretch of shops, restaurants, and performance venues known as the Cultural Corridor. Come spend a day or even a weekend exploring thr truly local of our community. Learn more.

  • The Wall That Heals

    The Wall That Heals honors the more than three million Americans who served in the U.S. Armed forces in the Vietnam War and it bears the names of the more than 58,000 men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice in Vietnam. Visit The Wall in Marion July 18 – 21. Learn more.

  • Find Your Groove

    Live music pulses throughout Marion. Get the scoop on events and hot spots on our events calendar. Learn more.

  • Find Your Glory Days

    From old fashioned root beer stands to nostalgic diners, discover memorable dining at our local restaurants.
    Learn more.

Come visit us in Marion...

to enjoy a glass of wine and a sunset, share laughs with friends at a local dining favorite, or stand in the spot a president made famous. Spring weekends are a delight on our many walking/biking trails as you see mother nature come to life. Summer sizzles with old-fashioned root beer floats, vista-like tee shots, and music in the air. Fall is popping with the largest popcorn festival in the country, live performances in our historic theatre, and a celebration of the all-American apple. Winter is the perfect time to visit and enjoy the lights of the season or a toy and train show that makes us all a kid again.

Whenever you visit, plan on a few stops along our new Eaterarian Trail – a collection of local eateries that are known for their savory offerings and welcoming atmosphere.

Find your place, at your pace, here in Marion

  • Marion Cultural Corridor

    The core of the city of Marion is a 2-mile long stretch of shops, restaurants, and performance venues known as the Cultural Corridor. Come spend a day or even a weekend exploring thr truly local of our community. Learn more.

  • The Wall That Heals

    The Wall That Heals honors the more than three million Americans who served in the U.S. Armed forces in the Vietnam War and it bears the names of the more than 58,000 men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice in Vietnam. Visit The Wall in Marion July 18 – 21. Learn more.

  • Find Your Groove

    Live music pulses throughout Marion. Get the scoop on events and hot spots on our events calendar. Learn more.

  • Find Your Glory Days

    From old fashioned root beer stands to nostalgic diners, discover memorable dining at our local restaurants.
    Learn more.

Visitor's Guide

Traveling Ohio? The Marion County 2019 Visitors Guide is now available! View it online in a convenient flipview format, or order a print version at 800.371.6688.

Upcoming Events

Jul 28 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm Harding Classic
The Marion Ohio Kennel Club, Inc. will be hosting a National Dog Show.  This event is open to the public and anyone interested in dogs.  If you have not been to a dog show, this Read more...
Jul 28 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm All Occasions Catering & Banquet Facility
Sunday Buffet every Sunday at All Occasions Catering and Banquet Facility. Enjoy many delicious items off the buffet, including a variety of meats, pastas, vegetables, salad bar, desserts, and more! Groups are welcome, but please Read more...
Jul 28 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm Sawyer Ludwig Park
Come be part of the fun! Bouncy Houses, Face Painting, Marion Fire & Police, K-9’s, Prizes, Food, and so much more! All abilities inclusive! Sunday, July 28th 1-5 pm at Sawyer-Ludwig Park.
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