gardens of matter park



Where do we begin to entice you to vis­it Mar­i­on? Well, let’s start with the low-hang­ing fruit. Mar­i­on is rec­og­nized around the globe for annu­al mega-events fea­tur­ing motor­cy­cles, his­tor­i­cal auto­mo­biles and air­craft, high-speed rac­ing, a notable bat­tle reen­act­ment, and many cel­e­bra­tions of the arts. The City of Mar­i­on offers three major attrac­tions includ­ing its sig­na­ture Gar­dens of Mat­ter Park, the Splash House water­park, and the world-famous Walk­way of Lights hol­i­day display.