• Popcorn Museum

    Inside Heritage Hall, the Popcorn Museum takes you back to an earlier time when traveling popcorn wagons brought their savory snacks to theatres during the vaudeville era.
  • Palace Theatre

    Just seeing this beautiful 1928 theatre is worth a visit, but you won’t want to miss an exciting season of national touring performers, quality local theatre, and the awe-inspiring Christmas event.
  • Hot Tamale

    The annual Hot Tamale bike ride is a favorite for cyclists in Ohio. Starting and ending in Waldo, it the perfect loop for riders of all levels.
  • Harding Home

    Get the story on our 29th president, Warren Harding with a tour of his home and a look inside his famous front porch campaign in 1920.
  • Golf

    Easy access, beautiful vistas, and reasonable greens fees – what else could you ask for in your next golf getaway?
  • Etarian Trail

    Follow the Eaterarian Trail to discover the best small eateries in Marion. Bring your appetite and several friends for some fun and great food.
  • Car Show

    Historic Downtown Marion hosts a variety of events each summer. Car shows, 3rd Thursdays, Downtown Marketplace, and of course, the annual Popcorn Festival in September.
  • Applefest

    Join the hundreds of Ohioans who converge on Lawrence Orchard every September for Applefest. Pick-your-own, cider, games and more.

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Calendar of Events
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Visitors Guide

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Contact Us

Marion Area Convention
& Visitors Bureau

Mallard Square
1713 Marion-Mt. Gilead Road,
Suite 110
Marion, Ohio 43302

Daily 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Toll Free: 800.371.6688
Local: 740.389.9770
Fax: 740.725.9295

Upcoming Events

7:00 am Silent Movie Night @ Harding Home
Silent Movie Night @ Harding Home
Jun 23 @ 7:00 am
  Enjoy a movie on the lawn of the Harding Home with a freewill donation.
4:00 pm Downtown Marion Market @ Prospect Street United Methodist Church
Downtown Marion Market @ Prospect Street United Methodist Church
Jun 23 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The Downtown Marion Market will have various vendors with an array of products.
11:00 am All Occasions Sunday Buffet @ All Occasions Catering & Banquet Facility
All Occasions Sunday Buffet @ All Occasions Catering & Banquet Facility
Jun 26 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Groups welcome, please phone ahead for reservations!
7:00 pm Marion Concert Band Summer Conce... @ McKinley Park
Marion Concert Band Summer Conce... @ McKinley Park
Jun 26 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
The 2016 Summer Concert Series will be at the Erickson Pavilion in McKinley Park throughout the summer. Bring a lawn chair, sit back and enjoy the sounds of The Marion Concert Band starting at 7 p.m.