The Peony Festival is a weekend jam-packed full of free events for the whole family! There is a fishing derby, car show, parade, concerts, art, vendors, games, and more available in the heart of Van Wert!
Fishing Derby at Camp Clay
The Fishing Derby draws several kids out to Camp Clay on Saturday morning. There are prizes for three age groups!
The Car Show is a popular attraction on Friday evening. There is no registration fee to enter, and all are welcome to join us. Registration starts at 4:00 pm and the car show runs from 6:00 - 9:00pm.
The park is packed on Friday night for the free concert sponsored by the Van Wert County Foundation
Home Garden Tours
Although the large Peony Gardens no longer exist, there are self-guided Garden Tours to show off the gardening talents of local people!
Vendors and Art Display
There are a wide variety of crafts and art exhibits to enjoy and admire!
Vendors and Crafts
Kids LOVE the games provided by the Girl Scouts, and the FREE Bounce Houses!