Literacy in Nature

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Literacy in Nature

A storywalk is a literary nature experience, or a natural literary adventure. Either way, it’s a charming way to read a book. Travel inward from either end of the Slippery Elm Trail, and the story will develop the further you go. Each Storywalk is around one eighth of a mile in length.   “My NewRead More »

Virtual Road Trip of BG

The week of May 3rd – 9th is National Travel and Tourism Week! During this very unprecedented time, the U.S. Travel Association is having a Virtual Road Trip around all 50 states to celebrate travel and tourism. The Road Trip stops in Ohio at 11:30a, but you can celebrate by letting everyone know your favoriteRead More »

Business Updates During COVID-19

It’s no secret that a number of Bowling Green businesses are being affected by the COVID-19 mandates. Like most of our recent blogs, we wanted to get a list of going for our BG businesses that offer take-out, delivery, or are operating differently due to the coronavirus. Many of the restaurants listed below can beRead More »

Pi Day!

There are many things that we get to celebrate in March, the coming of Spring, a plethora of sports events (here’s looking at you March Madness and opening day for baseball), and Pi Day! This yearly recognition of the mathematical constant is a great excuse for everyone to enjoy “pi” of all kinds. Grab orRead More »

COVID-19 Aid and Services

Earlier, we made a post about all of the things that are cancelled because of the COVID-19 outbreak. Everyone’s health is VERY important and we want to make sure that the coronavirus doesn’t spread. That being said, it’s okay to be bummed out and frustrated that these events are being cancelled. Over the next fewRead More »

Think Spring in BG!

Goodbye winter, hello spring! Springtime means warm weather, flowers blooming, and new experiences. Warm weather approaching means it’s time to brainstorm all of the ways we can enjoy the new season. Here’s some of the city’s hot spots for everyone to enjoy!   Enjoy the blooming flowers Simpson Garden Park is the perfect place toRead More »

Galentine’s Day in BG

No, there is not a typo in the title of this blog. Fans of Parks and Recreation will recognize Galentine’s Day as the day before Valentine’s Day, and as a day for women to celebrate their love for their friends. Since the show introduced viewers to Galentine’s Day a decade ago, this unofficial holiday hasRead More »

New Exhibit at Wood County Historical Museum

Utopia: A Visual Storytelling of Our Home to showcase Wood County.   The Wood County Historical Museum opens the 2020 museum season on February 1st with a new exhibit, Utopia:  A Visual Storytelling of Our Home.  The 2020 bicentennial celebration of Wood County naturally encourages people to look back upon our community’s accomplishments. Excited aboutRead More »

A Look Back on BG: 2010-2020

Another year has come and gone and it’s time for the yearly reflection. However, we’re going to take things one step further and look back on the entire decade! So sit back, grab your favorite hot beverage, and reminisce with us. The completion of the Bowling Green City Pool and Water Park Probably the bestRead More »

Countdown to the Holidays

Get into the Holiday spirit by shopping local at your favorite Bowling Green businesses! We’ve spotlighted 50 of our locally owned businesses on VisitBGOhio’s social media to help you “Countdown to the Holidays.” Check out VisitBGOhio on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram for the full posts, but make sure you check out each of the businessesRead More »

All Aboard the Polar Express for the Holiday Parade!

Kick off the holidays by hopping on the Polar Express at the Bowling Green Holiday Parade on November 23, 2019! The theme for this year’s parade is Polar Express: Next Stop Bowling Green. The parade will step off at 9:45am on Saturday, with the first float reaching the corner of Main and Wooster Streets atRead More »

Celebrate National Ohio Day in Bowling Green!

November 2nd is National Ohio Day! National Ohio Day celebrates the 17th state to join the United States. Did you know that Ohio was the first state to enter the country from the Northwest Territories? National Ohio Day is a day to recognize all of the contributions Ohio has made to our nation’s history. FromRead More »

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