Christmas marketSaturday and Sunday, Dec. 7-8, 2019
Schnormeier Event Center

More info coming soon about this traditional open-air style market featuring artisans from around Ohio. It's the perfect time to Chrismtmas shop, explore the winter beauty of the park, and enjoy a hot beverage and holiday entertainment.

If you are interested in being a vendor at this selective show, please contact event organizer Tom Heineike at 740-815-0208 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Be sure to check back for more info as it becomes available.

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
307 Wooster Road, Mount Vernon, OH 43050
[email protected]

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