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.