Directions and Map to the Glandorf Park and Deters Park

The Schedule is Set! The 2018
Park Fest is Aug 31 & Sept 1!

The official schedule is set! Start planning for the 2018 Glandorf Park Festival, with the
famous bean soup, turtle races, Turtle Trot 5-K Run, corn hole tournament, horse shoe tournament,
games "Brother Believe Me", "Truck Stop Manners", rides and much more.

Click the "Park Festival - Currentl" button at left for full details.

The open registration for the 2018 Turtle Trot 5K Run and Little Turtle Fun Walk is now available.The timed-race features a 3.1 mile road course and a free Little Turtle trot (for those 8 and under).

THANK YOU to over 300 participants in the 2017 Turtle Trot who made it a fantastic time!

Registration Now Open for the
2018 Turtle Trot / Little Turtle Trot

Register now for the 2018 5K Turtle Trot Run and Little Turtle Fun Walk which will take place on Saturday, September 1, 2018, at 10:00 am.

The race starts and finishes at the Glandorf Park in downtown Glandorf, Ohio.

The course is 5K, flat, fast, and takes place all on paved surfaces. All runners/ walkers/ joggers are welcome. On-site registration begins at 8:30.

Separate age groups for men and women are as follows: 11 and under/ 12-14 / 15-19 / 20-24 / 25-29 / 30-34 / 35-39 / 40-44 / 45-49 / 50-54 / 55-59/ 60 and over. The Little Turtle trot will start before the 5k at 9:45.

There will be awards for the top male and female overall and the top three in each age group.

Entry fee is $20.00 pre-registered, which includes a long-sleeve t-shirt, or a $10.00 pre-registered, without a shirt. The entry fee is $23.00 the day of the race (shirt is not guaranteed on race day). Preregistration must be received by August 24th, 2018.

Water and snacks are provided.

For more information, please refer to the Turtle Trot Registration Form or contact Wayne Duling @ (419) 538-6076 or e-mail

Door prizes will be given away the day of the race.

Again this year, the Glandorf ParkFest Turtle Trot is part of the Putnam County Running Series, presented by St. Rita's Health Partners.

This year's series once again kicks off at the St. Anthony's Festival in Columbus Grove on Aug. 4th. The second race of the series will be the Glandorf Park Fest Turtle Trot on Sept. 1st and the final race will be the Pioneer Friday Four Miler on Sept. 7th.

This great series is presented by St. Rita's Health Partners and as in the past there will be awards for the overall winners for the series along with a full-Zip Jacket for everyone that participates in all three races.

Make sure to pre-register for all 3 races. Please refer to Putnam County Running Series web site at or sign up here for St. Rita's 2018 Putnam County Running Series.

Here's the 2017 Turtle Trot Results.


Some more photos from previous ParkFests:


Fun in the Glandorf Park - including Alex Hoehn, Austin Foppe, Ethan Smith, Nicole Sichel, Matt Hoehn, Cody Karhoff and Emily Sichel

Garden Club Looking
For More Volunteers

The Glandorf Garden Club are looking for more volunteers to keep the park looking beautiful.

Please come to the park on Thursday evenings at 6:30 p.m. to help out.


Ever Thought About
Donating to the Glandorf Park?

From time to time, members of the Glandorf Park Board have been approached and have been asked,"Is there a Glandorf Park project that I can donate to?"

Donations can be made to the Glandorf Park Board and sent to P.O. 135, Glandorf, Ohio 45858.


Notice Regarding Lost and
Found Items at the Glandorf Park

Since the majority of found property turned into the Glandorf Police Department is from the park, we are posting a link to possibly help facilitate the recovery of that property by the rightful owners.

To contact the Glandorf Police Department, please click


Directions and Map to the Glandorf Park and Deters Park

Glandorf Park
The address for the Glandorf Park is 203 North Main Street, Glandorf, Ohio 45848.
Click here for
Mapquest Directions to the Glandorf Park, Glandorf Ohio.

Deters Park
The address for Deters Park is 450 Tile Stree, Glandorf, Ohio 45848.
Click here for MapQuest Directions to Deters Park, Glandorf Ohio.

Area Map

For comments and questions regarding the Glandorf Community Park itself, please feel free
to e-mail the Glandorf Park Board.



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