Special Events

Easter Egg Hunt

When: Saturday, April 11th
Where: Smiley Park
Time: 10:00 AM
Age Groups: 2 & Under, 3 & 4, 5-7 and 8-10

The Annual FREE Easter Egg Hunt! The Easter Bunny will be hopping in to say “Hello” so parents and grandparents make sure you bring your camera to capture the moment. Eggs will be provided, but children will need their own basket or bag to gather!

Van Wert, Ohio Parks Department

Easter Bone Hunt

When: Saturday, April 11th
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

Van Wert, Ohio Parks Department

Holiday at Home

When: Saturday, July 4th
Where: Fountain Park
7:00 AM – 11:00 AM VFW Pancake and Sausage Breakfast.-Corner Jackson & Shannon St.
7:30 AM Annual Isaac Van Wert Firecracker Bike Tour-Jubilee Park
11:00 AM Annual Parade-on Main St. from Cherry St. to Jefferson St.
10:00 PM 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!)

Van Wert, Ohio Parks Department