children's concertSunday, September 30, 2018
3 p.m.

Under the direction of Dr. Benjamin Locke (Kenyon College), this annual Knox County Symphony event is designed with little ones in mind. Always with an exciting theme, the concert introduces children to the exciting world of symphonic music in a beautiful outdoor setting.

Children can dance and move to the music, which exploring the instruments, their sounds, and maybe event have a chance to direct a song! They can climb the hillside terraces of the park while listening to the beautiful expertise of the talented musicians of the symphony orchestra.

More details coming soon.

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
r[email protected]

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

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