16th Annual Midwest Geobash
July 22-26, 2020

Where: Fulton County Fairgrounds, Wauseon, OH
Theme: GoldenCache (Spies)!
Mascot: Inspector Pigeon (Agent 0020)

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Without these incredible supporters, many things you experience as an attendee would never see the light of day.  Helping MWGB via sponsorship is simple, fun, affordable and rewarding!  Interested in being a sponsor?  Contact us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.!


Our Platinum Sponsors

GeocoinClub, LLC

The owners of GeocoinClub.comGeocoinStore.comPathtags.com, and DirectMint.com are once again sponsoring the zillions of free lanyards and pathtags we give away at bash!

AURA Design Group

AURA provides all our marketing artwork and merchandise design. If you need apparel design, web design, logo creation, or marketing materials design and publishing you owe it to yourself to contact them. See the quality of their work on all official MWGB merchandise, our logo and more!

Direct Mint Co.

If you're into Geocoins - you've seen these guys' logo on an insert or two of your favorite coins. Direct Mint Co. should be your first stop for custom products. It's ours! Why? The best prices and quality. Check out Direct Mint Co. for your next custom merchandise project. Coins, pins, patches, lanyards, shirts, name badges, and more!


Owners and operators of everyone's favorite caching site. Geocaching.com is sponsoring a VIP visit by a very special Frog, as well as sponsoring the tracking codes for this year's swag. Don't miss your chance to see Signal out and about at MWGB!


Our Gold Sponsors


Phish Market

Phish Market is more than a marketplace to find the best in caching supplies and outdoor gear for the hiking enthusiast. We're a meeting place to share ideas, stories and fun in every aspect of the outdoor life. So come on in, take a look around, say hello and feel free to ask questions. We'll bring you the latest and greatest in gear, advice and what's going on in the caching world!

Red Hat

Red Hat specializes in custom geocaching apparel and merchandise. This year they've sponsored our drawstring bags!


Our Silver Sponsors

The Geocaching Podcast

The Geocaching Podcast is one of the longest running geocaching podcasts and the ONLY geocaching live call-in talk show. We take your calls live on the air every Wednesday night  at 9:30pm EST, 8:30pm CST. You can watch our show every Wednesday night on Youtube, Facebook, Twitter or on on website, geocachingpodcast.com.


Here at ArtEdCraftEd.com we aim to create unique geocaching themed tees and custom designs for you or your group. If you have an idea for a shirt design and cannot find it, then you've come to the right place. Please give us the opportunity to show you how we can enhance your caching experience with our unique designs.

Rev. John Wurst


Rev. John Wurst is an individual sponsor of this year's MWGB. A Michigan native, Rev. Wurst has an extensive background of military service including: US Army Reserves, US Navy (active), Pentagon service, US Naval Reserves. He was promoted to Navy Chief (E7) in 1998. In his civilian life, Rev. Wurst has a a BBA with a concentration in management. He attended Concordia Theological Seminary, and has continued his life of service as pastor of Lutheran Church of Christ the King in Duluth, Minnesota and later as Assistant Pastor to St. Paul Lutheran Church in Cedar, Michigan. In 2017, Rev. Wurst retired due to Crohn's Disease. He has been an active geocacher since 2011, a regular attendee of Midwest Geobash, and we are grateful for his contribution to making this event the best it can be.