Paddle for HeroesApril 28, 2018
1-7 p.m.
Schnormeier Event Center

Join Ariel-Foundation Park for a fundraiser, organized and hosted by Paddle for Heroes, to raise funds for an accessible kayak launch to be installed at the park. Click to VIEW EVENT POSTER.

 Entertainment includes local favorites Adam Taylor, Kokosing River Surf Club, and Six Miles to Nellie.

Food and beverage will be available through Trucking Delicious. Craft wine and beer will be available.

A variety of veterans and speakers will be on hand throughout the day as well. More details coming soon!

TICKETS: Available through EventBrite for $20.

Learn more about being an EVENT SPONSOR (pdf).

DONATE directly to this project.

Park Info



 Ariel-Foundation Park, located in Mount Vernon, Ohio, is a 250-acre civic park that offers a one-of-a-kind experience for visitors of all ages.

Visiting Hours

Ariel-Foundation Park is officially open April 1 through November 15. Some areas of the park are accessible to pedestrians year-round. Daily hours of operation are 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. There are no admissions or parking fees. The Rastin Observation Tower, park museum, picnic pavillions, trails and other park features are free and open to the public. The Rastin Observation Tower is open during winter months, as long as weather allows.

Contact Us

Foundation Park Conservancy
P.O. Box 644, Mount Vernon, OH 43050
[email protected]

Mount Vernon City Parks Department
City Hall, 40 Public Square, Mount Vernon, OH 43050
[email protected]

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