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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
How often do you hop in the car or head to the airport for a meeting, conference, retreat, tradeshow, or a reunion? INVITE THEM HERE! Bring your meeting home and Meet In Your Own Backyard. Here’s some events that might fit our area’s footprint:
With snow coming down, don’t try to beat it. Come outside and embrace the fun the snow brings to Mansfield Ohio! Create your personal Snow Day with hiking, art & wine, family fun, and live theatre. Get ideas now.
Element of Art Studio/Gallery, a non-profit art gallery affiliated with Richland Newhope Industries, Inc., reaches out to artists with developmental disabilities to encourage self-expression. The space also provides a studio environment for artists. What a great place to find local gifts throughout the year.
The CVB will exhibit for the fifth year at the AAA Great Vacation Travel Expo, February 3-5, 2017 at the Columbus Convention Center. Over 12,000 travelers attend during the weekend looking for travel ideas and events within Ohio and beyond. The CVB invites our members to enjoy this fun travel show by working a shift in the CVB’s booth.
n early December, the CVB participated in the Internship Fair, presented by North Central State College and The Ohio State University at Mansfield. Amber Dobbins, Kim Miers, and recent CVB intern Cody Henderson met and interacted with many amazing students during the day. Amber runs the CVB's internship program and is always engaged with college programs and interested in intern candidates looking for real-life experience. According to Amber, "Over the past 8 years of involvement with colleges, the CVB has mentored 55 students in our office".