Candles Carols bannerSaturday, Dec. 4
Candles & Carols: 6:30-8 PM
Park at Urton Clock House

Presented by Kidwell & Cunningham in loving memory of Mr. Dick Murray.

In conjunction with the City of Mount Vernon's Festival of Lights event, guests may travel the marked path throughout more than 600 candle luminaries while listening to small caroling groups and enjoying free hot cocoa and cookies.

Masks are encouraged when guests cannot maintain a distance of six feet or greater from other guests.

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
1700 Old Delaware Road, Mount Vernon, OH 43050
[email protected]

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