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May
11
Sat
Be A Tourist in Your Own Backyard Day @ Marion Area Convention & Visitors Bureau
May 11 all-day

Explore all of Marion’s vibrant local store fronts, restaurants, attractions and more.  Enjoy the opportunity to learn about what Marion truly has to offer its residents and visitors, all while having fun. For a list of all participating locations and their special offers, make your first stop the Visitor Bureau’s Welcome Center!

May
12
Sun
Sunday Buffet @ All Occasions Catering & Banquet Facility
May 12 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

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 make a reservation.

May
16
Thu
Third Thursday @ Founders Park
May 16 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
May
17
Fri
John & Ben @ May Pavilion
May 17 @ 7:30 pm

 

The best songs you never heard by artists you love.

Let John Garnes and Ben Zucker entertain you with this cozy, intimate evening featuring well known music by artists like John Mayer and Elton John, as well as many others. The set list will include songs made popular by select artists – songs we know and love. But then John and Ben will dig deeper into those artists repertoires, sharing cuts they think deserve to “have their day.”

The show will feature special guest artists who John and Ben believe deserve their moment in the spotlight; unsung heroes of the Marion music community. Don’t miss this unique concert designed by two of Marion’s favorites.

May
19
Sun
Sunday Buffet @ All Occasions Catering & Banquet Facility
May 19 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

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 make a reservation.

May
26
Sun
Sunday Buffet @ All Occasions Catering & Banquet Facility
May 26 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

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 make a reservation.

May
30
Thu
Lunch with the Presidents @ Tri-Rivers Career Center
May 30 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm

Step back in time as you dine with various past Presidents of the United States.Enjoy a buffet lunch featuring favorite foods of the Presidents followed by a short presentation by each of the Presidents .

Tickets are $25.00 per person

Thursday, May 30, 2019

11:30 am – 1:30 pm

At Tri-Rivers Career Center Auditorium

All proceeds benefit the Marion County Historical Society.

Tour Groups are welcome. Any tour group cancellations must be made ONE month prior to the event to avoid fees.

Ticket sales are open through May 17, 2019 and advanced ticket is required there are no sales at the door.

Contact MCHS at 740-387-4255 for tickets.

Jun
2
Sun
Sunday Buffet @ All Occasions Catering & Banquet Facility
Jun 2 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

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 make a reservation.

Jun
8
Sat
Pop’d Sensations celebrating 3 years @ In the Mall
Jun 8 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

MARION – Pop’d Sensations Gourmet Treats will celebrate three years of serving Marion with an event from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday at 1473 Marion-Waldo Road.

Paul James of iHeartRadio will be in attendance from 10 a.m.m to noon. Specials include many sale items priced at $3, including Pop’d Sensations t-shirts, small bag of savory popcorn, small hand-size of Pop’n and a Roll’n rolled ice cream and more.

Paleontologists in the Park @ Tallgrass Trail Nature Center
Jun 8 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

MARION – The Marion County Park District will host the event “Paleontology in the Park” Saturday at Tallgrass Trail Nature Center, 2093 Holland Road W. This free program for all ages will take place from 1 to 5 p.m,

This year’s special guest is paleontologist and curator of OSU’s Orton Geological Museum, Dale Gnidovec.

Participants will also get to meet Rick Haver, an OSU-Marion student in 1976, who helped to excavate the remains of Marion’s own woolly mammoth within sight of the current Trail; and Carol Bowman who, as director of OSU-Marion’s science lab, has served as “keeper of the bones.”

Participants who complete at least four of the 10 activities will receive a free 450 million-year-old Ordovician fossil. Young children who dig in the Dino Dig will take home a small toy dinosaur.

The event features information on hunting fossils in Ohio, a dinosaur table game and dinosaur craft.

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.

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