Allen county is located in northwestern Ohio and has Lima
as its county seat. The county population on July 1, 1999, was 106,898, a decrease of 2,857 over the 1990 census.
Attractions include the Allen County Museum; the MacDonell House, a Victorian mansion; Tilton Farm, built in the 1850s about 10 miles south of Lima and the Lima Fire Fighters Memorial Museum, to name just a few.
Sizeable towns in the county include Bluffton, home of Bluffton College, in the northeast corner; Fort Shawnee, just south of Lima and Spencerville, in the southwest corner of the county.
Other Ohio Counties nearby:
(Lima) Allen County
(Wapakoneta) Auglaize County
(Findlay) Hancock County
(Kenton) Hardin County
(Bellefontaine) Logan County
(Marion) Marion County
08/10 Coming to The Lima area
Smokin' on the Water - BBQ Festival By The Lake Liberty IN May4-5 Arts, Crafts, and Antiques of all kinds are permitted and desired. Lawn Equipment, Golf Carts, Personal Mobility Devices, Home Healthcare Products, ATVs, RVs, Vehicles, Boats, Outdoor Cooking Equipment, and Sporting Goods are also permitted and desired.
Tri-state Bluegrass Festival Kendallville IN May24-27 The goal that the board of directors has tried to achieve at these festivals is to provide high quality and a variety of entertainment in a family oriented atmosphere that encourages jamming.
Mentone Egg Festival Mentone IN May30-June1 The three-day event features entertainment, games, food, a parade in the downtown area, a play area for kids, and a huge car, truck, motorcycle and tractor show. All entertainment events are free. Flea markets and crafters line the main street in our downtown.
Hoosier Hills Fiberarts Festival Franklin IN May31-June1 A celebration of all the fiberarts! You'll find plenty of fabulous natural fibers from the vendors at Hoosier Hills Fiberarts Festival.
Park Street Festival Columbus OH June7-8 So many Food Trucks, so little time! Bringing you the best & most diverse food trucks in all of Ohio, all in one place!
New Haven Canal Days Festival New Haven IN June4-8 The NHCD Festival Committee, which consists of a team of dedicated volunteers, community leaders, civic organizations, businesses, churches, and residents, have been working hard all year long to bring quality events to our community that will entertain the entire family.