Start Planning Your Event Now

Have you been tasked with finding the perfect location for your next association meeting or family reunion? Are you feeling overwhelmed trying to find a place that meets all your needs? Well look no further than for a comprehensive event planning resource.

Whether you’re planning a meeting, convention, tradeshow, tournament, or reunion, our website’s dedicated meeting planner section makes it easy for you to find exactly what you need to make your gathering a success. Go to and click on Meeting Planners at top of your page. To view all the venue options, go to Meeting Facilities on the left side of the page. This will allow you to look through all our different venues. From here, you can sort the facilities by city, dimensions, capacity, food type, lodging, internet access, and available technology depending on what amenities are important to your event. By clicking on any of the venues, you’ll be taken directly to their listing on our website to view more pictures and specifics about the facility. You can even click all the way through to view the partner website. For more detailed information, head back to the Meeting Planners home page and click on the tab on the left side of the screen that says, “print facilities guide.” This will provide you with a more detailed description of the venue, contact information, and a printable version of all the facilities.  

With a wide variety of unique meeting sites ranging from a race track to the movie filming site of The Shawshank Redemption, or traditional venues such as boardrooms and conference centers, we can help you find a place to captivate your attendees and leave them glad they attended your event. By reaching out to us, Destination Mansfield – Richland County will become your concierge to community resources through the help of our Marketing/Meetings Director, Kim Miers. Whether you’re looking for a creative, historical, religious, or traditional venue, Destination Mansfield looks forward to giving you a helping hand. If you would like assistance, be sure to fill out an information request under the Meeting Planners section of our website or call Kim directly at 419-525-1300, ext. 26.

Not only will Destination Mansfield – Richland County help you to find the perfect meeting space, but we can also help you to find catering, lodging, dining, shopping, and recreation to compliment your event. Our staff can assist with arranging site visits. By reaching out to us in advance, we can provide you and your attendees with welcome bags containing brochures, maps, visitor guides, and more.  If you have questions, concerns, need more information or recommendations, feel free call or stop in.

Set the stage for your event with an amazing backdrop like a world renown race track, Hollywood filming sites, and A-frame log cabin, or an area winery or brewery. Plan your next meeting with Destination Mansfield – Richland County. Meet in your own backyard!

Written by Rachel Geis, Destination Mansfield – Richland County Intern