When: Sunday, March 25th Where: Smiley Park Time: 1:00 pm Registration Age: 2-11 Fun Run 12 and Up 5K
The Van Wert Parks Department has partnered up with The Gaylord E. Leslie Wellness Center to provide perfect way to motivate yourself to get out the door, start running/walking, and enjoying all the amazing health benefits that being active has to offer. The course will allow for the scenic views of Van Wert's own Smiley Park and the bike trail. After race refreshments offered by Purmort Brothers Insurance Agency.
When: Saturday, March 31 Where: Smiley Park Time: 10am Age Groups: 2 & Under, 3 & 4, 5-7 and 8-10
The Annual Easter Egg Hunt, fun for everyone! The Easter Bunny will be hopping in to say "Hello" so parents and grandparents make sure you bring your camera to capture the moment.
Easter Bone Hunt
When: Saturday, March 31st Where: Van Wert Community Dog Park Time: 11:00 am
The dog park will be celebrating its Grand Opening with the Easter Bone Hunt put on by 540 Martial Arts!
Dogs must be on a leash! Hunt for dog treat filled eggs with your pet. Free to the Public. Donations will be accepted to benefit the Van Wert County Dog Park. For further information contact Sarah Robeson 419-605-7612
Holiday at Home
Wednesday, July 4th
Join us and celebrate the Fourth of July right here in your own home town. Celebration Begins Friday, June 29th 7pm Fountain Park Concert Lima Symphony Pops Food available beginning 5pm
Wednesday July 4th Holiday at Home Schedule
7am-11am VFW Pancake and Sausage Breakfast.-Corner Jackson & Shannon St.
7:30am Annual Isaac Van Wert Firecracker Bike Tour-Jubilee Park
11am Annual Parade-on Main St. from Cherry St. to Jefferson St.
10pm Fireworks Display Van Wert High School, 10708 St Rt 118 S. (Reminder, We ask that you DO NOT BRING IN ANY fireworks or sparklers onto school grounds for the safety of everyone!)