Calendar

The Wall That Heals @ River Valley High School
Jul 18 – Jul 21 all-day
12:00 am
The Wall That Heals, a three-quarter scale replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial along with a mobile Education Center, is coming to Marion on July 18th through the 21st at River Valley High School & Read more...
Jul 18 @ 9:00 am – Jul 20 @ 8:00 pm
The Vietnam War Experience Traveling Museum @ River Valley High School
9:00 am
This interactive display will be available to the public, in conjunction with “The Wall That Heals” which is available to see at River Valley High School in the cafeteria. Take a walk through history at Read more...
Harding Symposium @ The Ohio State University of Marion
Jul 19 @ 10:00 am – Jul 21 @ 11:00 am
10:00 am
740-725-6253. The Warren G. Harding Symposium marks its tenth year in 2019 melding the academic, social, and cultural exploration of the life and times of America’s 29th president and linking those findings to today’s world. Read more...
The Music Man @ Marion Palace Theatre
Jul 20 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
7:30 pm
Funny, Warm, Romantic And Touching, THE MUSIC MAN Is Family Entertainment At Its Best. Meredith Willson’s six-time, Tony Award-winning musical comedy has been entertaining audiences since 1957 and is a family-friendly story to be shared with every Read more...
Sunday Buffet @ All Occasions Catering & Banquet Facility
Jul 21 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
11:00 am
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...
The Music Man @ Marion Palace Theatre
Jul 21 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
2:00 pm
Funny, Warm, Romantic And Touching, THE MUSIC MAN Is Family Entertainment At Its Best. Meredith Willson’s six-time, Tony Award-winning musical comedy has been entertaining audiences since 1957 and is a family-friendly story to be shared with every Read more...
Harding Classic Dog Show @ Harding Classic
Jul 28 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm
8:00 am
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...
Sunday Buffet @ All Occasions Catering & Banquet Facility
Jul 28 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
11:00 am
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...
Sunday Funday @ Sawyer Ludwig Park
Jul 28 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
1:00 pm
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.
Harding Classic Dog Show @ Harding Classic
Jul 29 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm
8:00 am
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...
Sunday Buffet @ All Occasions Catering & Banquet Facility
Aug 4 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
11:00 am
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...
Summer Concert Series @ McKinley Park
Aug 5 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
7:00 pm
740-360-2213. The 2018 Summer Concert Series will be held at the Erickson Pavilion in McKinley Park throughout the summer. Bring a lawn chair, sit back, and enjoy the sounds of Presidential Brass. The concert series Read more...
A Taste of Marion @ May Pavillion
Aug 6 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
6:00 pm
 
Ohio Buckeye Classic Power of the Paint @ Marion County Fairgrounds
Aug 10 @ 8:00 am – Aug 11 @ 8:00 pm
8:00 am
740-386-2980. The third annual show will be featuring an antique tractor show, consignment auction, craft show and flea market, figure 8 racing, and tractor pull! Feast your eyes on over 30,000 square feet of exhibits Read more...
Summerail 2019 @ Marion Palace Theatre and May Pavillion
Aug 10 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
10:00 am
740-383-2101. An annual railroad themed multimedia exhibition, the Marion Palace Theatre provides ample seating and is conveniently located within walking distance of the Marion Union Station and the heavy railroad traffic it has to offer. Read more...
First Ladies Luncheon @ Tri-Rivers Career Center
Aug 10 @ 11:00 am – 1:30 pm
11:00 am
Featuring a Buffet Luncheon of favorite foods of past First Ladies of the United States, followed by remarks from the First Ladies. This years guests are: Abigail Powers Fillmore-Wife of Millard Fillmore – 13th President Mary Read more...
Annual Gary Squires Memorial Car Show @ Main Street in Downtown Marion
Aug 10 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
12:00 pm
740-361-0812 or 740-244-1624. Show begins at 12 p.m. with awards at 6 p.m.  
Sunday Buffet @ All Occasions Catering & Banquet Facility
Aug 11 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
11:00 am
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...
Summer Concert Series @ McKinley Park
Aug 12 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
7:00 pm
740-360-2213. The 2018 Summer Concert Series will be held at the Erickson Pavilion in McKinley Park throughout the summer. Bring a lawn chair, sit back, and enjoy the sounds of Presidential Brass. The concert series Read more...
Third Thursday @ Founders Park
Aug 15 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
6:00 pm
 
Sunday Buffet @ All Occasions Catering & Banquet Facility
Aug 18 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
11:00 am
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...
BBQ & Blues Festival @ Downtown Marion
Aug 24 @ 12:00 pm – 10:00 pm
12:00 pm
Ohio’s 4th Annual Blues & BBQ Festival! Free admission, blues music all day, beer, the best BBQ in Ohio, craft vendors and inflatable rides for the kids!!!  
Sunday Buffet @ All Occasions Catering & Banquet Facility
Aug 25 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
11:00 am
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...
Sunday Buffet @ All Occasions Catering & Banquet Facility
Sep 1 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
11:00 am
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...
Marion Popcorn Festival @ Downtown Marion
Sep 5 @ 11:00 am – Sep 7 @ 11:45 pm
11:00 am
740-387-FEST. Always the first Thursday, Friday and Saturday after Labor Day. Bike Nite takes place the first night. All performances on the Festival’s main stage begin at 8:30 p.m. and are free of charge. A Read more...
Sunday Buffet @ All Occasions Catering & Banquet Facility
Sep 8 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
11:00 am
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...
Walk to End Alzheimer’s @ Ohio State University at Marion
Sep 14 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
8:00 am
Bring your friends and family to walk in honor of someone you know and love who has been affected.  Come just to walk, or raise money as a team to donate toward alzheimer’s research.  Call Read more...
Wings & Wheels Fly In/ Drive In @ Marion Municipal Airport
Sep 14 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
9:00 am
740-382-1634. Fun for the entire family including helicopter rides, sail plane rides, vintage air crafts, R/C air crafts that are open to test fly, and even get the chance to fly a drone! Stroll through Read more...
Sep 14 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
11:00 am
Proceeds are donated to “Royal Family Kids” camp that serves abused, abandoned, and neglected children of Marion County. Registration: 11am-1pm Award Ceremony: 3pm Car Entry: $15 Donated Items Accepted: School Supplies, hygiene items, wash cloths, Read more...
Sunday Buffet @ All Occasions Catering & Banquet Facility
Sep 15 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
11:00 am
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...

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 18 – Jul 21 all-day River Valley High School
The Wall That Heals, a three-quarter scale replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial along with a mobile Education Center, is coming to Marion on July 18th through the 21st at River Valley High School & Read more...
Jul 18 @ 9:00 am – Jul 20 @ 8:00 pm River Valley High School
This interactive display will be available to the public, in conjunction with “The Wall That Heals” which is available to see at River Valley High School in the cafeteria. Take a walk through history at Read more...
Jul 19 @ 10:00 am – Jul 21 @ 11:00 am The Ohio State University of Marion
740-725-6253. The Warren G. Harding Symposium marks its tenth year in 2019 melding the academic, social, and cultural exploration of the life and times of America’s 29th president and linking those findings to today’s world. Read more...
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