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Great American Car Show

Join us at beautiful Matter Park to see classic American cars. Lots of shade and open parking. Proceeds to local charities. Sponsored by the Mississinewa Valley Corvette Club.  Pre-entry $15 includes t-shirt, day of show entry $15.

Color Me Pink Breast Cancer Run/Walk

The Color Me Pink Breast Cancer Run (5K – 3.1 miles) is an action-paced scenic, out-and-back course that has 3 color stations and bubbles. The Start/Finish line will be located by Shelter #5 – Red Barn in the back of Matter Park. On-Site Registration begins at 8am and the park closes to traffic at 9:30am. …

Nostalgic Family Road Trip to Grant County

Remember when you were a kid and your family took a road trip? You can relive those days with your family; however, with you in the driver’s seat, this time will be even more fun!  Cruise on over to Grant County for a nostalgic family road trip, complete with roadside attractions, small towns and picnic…

Springtime is Here in Grant County

Grant County is the home of “Classic Cool” sports cars, motorcycles, a comic strip cat and an iconic movie star. But the coolest thing that you can do today is to help flatten the curve. With that being said, there still is a cure for cabin fever and that is to enjoy nature! Visiting a…

Gardens of Matter Park, The

Located in the heart of Matter Park along the Mississinewa River, the Gardens of Matter Park are 6.3 acres of aesthetic beauty. The gardens have become a regional Hoosier garden showcase, which utilize Proven Winners plants, and have earned the prestigious designation as a Proven Winners Signature Garden. Beautiful water features, gardens, and garden structures…

Matter Park

Open year round. The largest and oldest park in Marion, possessing a strong naturalistic character, is the center for many festivals. Don’t miss the native beauty of the butterfly/wildflower garden! Within the park are softball and baseball fields, grills, restrooms, picnic areas, shelters, playgrounds, tennis courts, a fishing pond, disc golf course, volleyball courts, and a walking…