Tomato Show

fts tomatoThe Fredericktown Tomato Show is a community street fair that has something for everyone in the family to enjoy. There are exhibits by our citizens, parades, rides, a craft show, and of course, fair food. You can take part in many activities, including a 5-mile race, lip-sync contest, plate auction, or just sit back and enjoy the entertainment.

Bluegrass Festival

bluegrassThis family fun outdoor festival offers everyone of all ages the opportunity to enjoy incredible bluegrass music right along the banks of the Mohican River.  There will be food, crafts, and plenty of recreation in camp to help keep the kiddos entertained.  MORE

Oldtime Farming Festival

otffPreserving the agricultural heritage of the Centerburg area by recalling and recreating activities common in the lives of our farming predecessors. We also strive to create a safe environment where families can have a fun and affordable entertainment experience.  MORE


ohiolinaOhiolina is a celebration of the music and culture rooted in the I-77 corridor from Ohio to North Carolina. Exhibiting a deep love of Ohio and North Carolina and all ground in between, Ohiolina aims to celebrate the unique traditions of the region: folk, bluegrass and the local culinary movements. MORE

Area Communities

Mount Vernon, Ohio
Brinkhaven, Ohio
Centerburg, Ohio
Danville, Ohio
Fredericktown, Ohio
Gambier, Ohio
Martinsburg, Ohio

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Where else can you go to find brick streets, historic homes, recreational trails, camping, elegant bed and breakfast inns, and stunning College campuses—all within reach of your home. You will be delighted when you come to our area to visit, whether it is for business or pleasure.Thank you for your interest in Knox County. If the Knox County Convention & Visitors Bureau can assist you in your travel plans, please contact us. Also, please come back and visit our updated website for current tourism information for our delightful community.

Upcoming Events

Saturday September 5, 2015

Upcoming events include:
5Cooper-Bessemer "Old Timers Gathering"
520th Anniversary Celebration - Brown Family Environmental Center
6Mount Vernon Classic Bike Race
6Ariel-Foundation Park Free Concert
8Gardening Class - Level 1
9Fredericktown Tomato Show
10Fredericktown Tomato Show
10Survivor of Suicide Memory Dinner
10CHAUTAUQUA - Clark Gable
11Fredericktown Tomato Show
12Fredericktown Tomato Show
126th Annual Knox County Suicide Prevention 5K Walk/Run
12Gospel Gathering
1215th Annual Gospel Gathering
12Community Concert Assn. - Ethan Bortnick - Entertainer & Pianist
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