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Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course is holding its 13th annual job fair seeking seasonal employees for its 2017 race season. The job fair takes place Friday, March 31 from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday, April 1 from 9 a.m. to 12 noon in the Cooper Tires Tower located in the garage area of the track.
Race season kicks off a bit earlier this year with the bold move by Mansfield Motor Speedway to return to their dirt track roots. The season opener is March 25 and offers spring races for 3 weekends for the Triple Crown Spring Spring Series. And as always, there's great anticipation for the world-class race events at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course. Support these two amazing tracks and get your tickets! See Race Season Schedules.
Bees, bats, and birds headline the area’s premier nature event in April. Celebrating their 16th year, Mohican Wildlife Weekend features the importance of bees (especially honey bees) and other pollinators like bats and birds to the health and vibrancy of our food system. Read about the weekend activities and schedule.
March came in like a…lion? Lamb? We’re not sure, but either way there’s so much on the calendar to keep us going until spring officially kicks off on March 20.Early in the month, don’t miss Maple Syrup Days at Malabar Farm State Park, running March 4-5 and 11-12. This free festival is a great opportunity for families and friends to step back in time, learn, and enjoy the history of Ohio syrup making at Malabar Farm State Park. Live theatre dominates the month with
The infamous Ohio State Reformatory in Mansfield, Ohio has announced dates for its 2017 Ghost Hunts® and Ghost Walks®. The popular overnight Ghost Hunts were named one of the Travel Channel's "101 Things to do before you die." These unusual nocturnal experiences are a hit with anyone interested in paranormal activity -- or travelers simply seeking a truly unusual getaway.
Hearts, candy, romance, and snow are all in the air for February. Whether you’re looking for a romantic night out, an outdoor adventure for the whole family, or a day in the snow, Destination Mansfield – Richland County has the place to find it all. Plan that special outing or purchase event tickets to make the perfect Valentine’s Day gift. Read February Happenings now.
he Mansfield/Richland County Convention & Visitors Bureau will now be known as Destination Mansfield-Richland County. The name change comes as a result of strategic board discussions and community leader interviews as a part of a board retreat and a greater need to be more than just a tourism marketing bureau. Why the name change? View the Video Now.
Vallyview Country Getaway is a 4-bedroom farmhouse with an early 1800’s log cabin as its core. The vacation home is situated on fifty acres of forest and fields in scenic southern Richland County. Your hosts are amazing ambassadors to the community and can assist with ideas for your group, family, or romantic getaway vacation.
The Renaissance Theatre opened as a movie palace in 1928, but is now an exciting performing arts center dedicated to providing world-class entertainment and arts education programs to the people of Richland County and beyond. The theatre presents over 200 events and performances each year. View the full schedule and start planning your next theatre experience.
Do you travel to meetings, retreats, or events in other towns or states? INVITE THEM HERE. Bring your meeting home and Meet In Your Own Backyard. We'd like to introduce you to one of our local meeting locations. The Mid Ohio Conference Center is the largest conference center on the I-71 corridor between Cleveland and Columbus, with rooms that can accommodate groups from 24 to nearly 1000. #MeetInYourOwnBackyard