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Van Wert Peony Festival

Join us the first full weekend of June each year for an amazing weekend of family friendly fun packed with plenty of FREE entertainment

including: a car show, children's fishing derby, live bands Friday & Saturday nights, as well as other live performances throughout the festival,

and of course, The Grand Parade.

In addition to all the great free entertainment we also feature Food Truck Alley, the annual Vendor Fair, an ALL-NEW Children's Tent for the kids,

and the Beer Garden for the adults!

We offer a sincere thank you to all our sponsors for supporting the festival committee and allowing us to bring this great event to our community every year. Please check out our sponsors page and consider giving them your patronage.

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NEW - Battle of the Businesses
Friday, June 7th 6pm
At the intersection of Jefferson & Central

Teams of 4-6 compete in "minute-to-win-it" type games

for bragging rights and custody of the traveling trophy

Click here to register

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2024 Grand Parade
 Saturday, June 8th 5pm
Main St. - Downtown Van Wert

All entries are welcome*. No cost to enter

Click here to register

*The Peony Festival Committee reserves the right to deny entries that do not align with the core values or spirit of the festival.

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2024 Vendor Fair
Friday, June 7th 11am-8pm Saturday, June 8th 10am-8pm
Central Ave. between Jefferson & Washington

Application are out NOW!

Click here for details

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