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Wednesday, June 4th, 2008
Pretty in pink
Photo by Janie Southard/The Daily Standard

The annual Van Wert Peony Festival begins Friday through Sunday with most events downtown at Fountain Park, corner of Main and Jefferson streets. The festival originated in 1902 when entertainment was sought for the many visitors touring the commercial peony farms around the city.

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