‘Peddlers in the Park’ to make return to MGSP


The Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) presents Peddlers in the Park at Mount Gilead State Park on Saturday, Aug. 27 from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Park visitors are invited to a day of shopping while enjoying the relaxing, quiet atmosphere of Mount Gilead State Park.

Various activities will take place off of State Route 95 in the state park Shelter House #1 and in the grass by the gazebo. At this family friendly event, there will be live entertainment, bingo, nature activities for kids and a square dance at night.

In addition to local vendors throughout the day, breakfast will be served by volunteers from 7:30 a.m. until 10 a.m, and lunch served from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. on a donation basis.

If you are interested in becoming a vendor, please contact Gary “Pickles” at 419-768-1327. Past peddlers have included Avon, ItWorks, local jewelry makers and anyone wishing to sell yard-sale type items.

For any additional information, please call 419-946-1961.