Join the Knox County Park District today at the fair beginning at 1:00 pm as we host Old Fashioned Pioneer Games in the Natural Resources Area at the fair. We will have sack races, egg toss, water bucket relay, and tug-of-war.… Read full story
Sundays, June 30-Sept. 1
Three area bagpipers will present sunset serenades on the red bridge at Ariel-Foundation Park each Sunday from June 30 through Sept. 1, from 8:30-9 p.m., with the final concert being held from 7-7:30 due to another concert scheduled at the park at 7:30.… Read full story
Sad news at USA days festival. Our much anticipated all-girl rockers had to cancel at the last minute as the lead singer/drummer is quite ill and in the hospital! They are as upset as we are. We promise to bring them back next year.… Read full story
A “Universe of Stories” Summer Reading Program Library Day at the Movies will be held on Thursday, June 27, 10:00 a.m. with a free showing of the hilarious animated film, “Sing” (PG). the film fat Mount Vernon Premier Theater/UEC, 11535 Upper Gilchrist Road, Mount Vernon.… Read full story
Tickets are $5.50 and can be purchased the day of the showing at UEC Theatres, 11535 Upper Gilchrist Rd, Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050
For these showings the lights will be brought up and the sound turned down. Families will be able to bring their own gluten free, casein free snacks. … Read full story
Spring is finally here and that means summer is coming soon as well! The Annual Heart of Ohio USA Days has a “new and improved” festival planned this year that truly has something for everyone! Remember that admission is free as well as parking!… Read full story
Do you have plans for Father Day?
If not leave the cooking and activities to us. Join us for a Family Fun Day on June 16th.
Starting at 10 AM we will have Hometown Heroes 5K Run and walk. (Cost is $25.00)
Pre Registration deadline is June 6th.… Read full story
This Saturday, at 10 a.m, is the City of Mount Vernon’s annual Easter Egg Hunt at Memorial Park. There will be age brackets for kids 0-13. Bring a basket to carry the eggs, and come join the fun! The hunt will be held regardless of the weather.… Read full story
Come one, come all! Don’t miss the Feast of Fools Comedy Competition sponsored by Mount Zion #9 Masonic Lodge!
Join us for an evening of hilarious stand-up comedy and shenanigans as we crown the King (or Queen!) of Fools at the newly restored Woodward Opera House!… Read full story
Columbus Jazz vocalist Rachel Sepulveda will take The Woodward Opera House stage Saturday, April 27, with Vaughn Wiester’s Famous Jazz Orchestra for the ninth annual scholarship benefit concert. Admission to the 7:30 p.m. concert is free to the public on a first-come basis until capacity is reached.… Read full story