Welcome to Ionia County!
Largest City: Ionia
Main Industry: Manufacturing
Largest Employer: MDOC, Ventra Ionia
Come to the famous Ionia Free Fair and enjoy daily shows and entertainment including Rodeos, Monster Trucks, Motocross, Ionia Idol and more.
Enjoy first run movies, free movies, and more at Ionia Theatre. You can easily spot their marquee from W Main Street.
Support Big Brothers, Big Sisters at the annual Autumn Celebration – Chili Dawg Challenge. Join in eating contests or sample a variety of Chilli Dogs yourself.
The Hometown Holiday celebration features an Electric Light Parade through downtown Ionia, a visit from Santa, a Christmas Bizarre, and a Jingle Bell Walk/Run to begin your holiday season.
Expect to see over 50 vintage vendors at the Wizard of Oz Festival and watch the classic movie for 25 cents, the price of a ticket when the movie first debuted.
Munch on local food, register to win door prizes, and explore more than 100 area restaurants, non-profits, small businesses and Main Street companies at the Ionia Expo.
Support the Ionia Public School District at their annual Community Dinner.
Admire the couple hundred cars from generations past at the Classic Car/Truck Show.
Attend the Farm Power Show for farm equipment demonstrations, live music, and tractor pulls.
Watch Fourth of July fireworks from the Fair Grounds at the Ionia Independence Fireworks.
Habitat for Humanity – Ionia County,
United Way Montcalm – Ionia Counties,
Zion Community Soup Kitchen and Food Pantry,
Community Awareness Fund,
PSIC Positive Solutions – Informed Choices,
Ionia Chamber Ambassadors,
Rotary Club Ionia,
Big Brothers Big Sisters,
IM Kids 3rd Meal,
Moose Lodge #998,
Ionia County Historical Society,
Ionia Commission on Aging,
Ionia Community Library
Ionia River Trail
Fred Meijer River Valley Rail Trail
Clinton-Ionia-Shiawassee (CIS) Trail
Bertha Brock Park
Green View Point Park
Ionia State Recreation Area
City of Ionia Parks (9) – Everything from basketball, soccer & softball, to tennis & pickleball, to fun forest.
Swimming & Fishing
First Christian Church
Saints Peter and Paul Catholic Church
Restore Church of Ionia
West Berlin Wesleyan Church
Zion United Methodist Church
The Well Church
Lincoln Avenue Baptist Church
Le Valley United Methodist Church
Ionia Church of the Nazarene
First Assembly of God
Easton United Methodist Church
Heartland Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center of Ionia
Ionia Area Hospice
Green Acres Retirement Living
Sparrow Ionia Rehabilitation, Orthopedics, and Sports Medicine
Grand River Physical Therapy Specialists
West Michigan Hearing Services
Advanced Pain Solution
Ionia Family Chiropractic
Basler Chiropractic Center
Grand Rapids Ophthalmology – Ionia
Advanced Eyecare Professionals