Galentine’s Day in BG

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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 »

Wood County Fair 2019

The 146th annual Wood County Fair will take place from July 29 – August 5, 2019 at the Wood County Fairgrounds. The Wood County Fair has helped create lasting memories for countless people in the community and strives to continue making memories for future generations of Wood County. For eight days every summer, over 100,000Read More »

Great Ohio Bicycle Adventure Celebration

The Great Ohio Bicycle Adventure is coming to Bowling Green! The Great Ohio Bicycle Adventure (or GOBA) is an eight-day journey of fun and discovery for riders of all ages. This is the fifth time that GOBA is visiting Bowling Green. More than a thousand bike riders from across the country will visit Bowling GreenRead More »

Firefly Nights 2019

Firefly Nights is back! If you’re looking for a fun way to kick off Summer, join Firefly Nights for their 5k run and walk! The run and walk kicks off the street festival series, and serves as a fundraiser for the events. The 5k takes place on Friday, May 17th at 9pm and will beginRead More »

Free Video Game Day 2019

            It’s hard to imagine a time without quite a few things, each list is different for everyone, but one thing that would be in the Top 10 for many people would be video games. Video games have been around since the 70s and the industry has been growing rapidly since. Companies like Microsoft, Nintendo,Read More »

Art Walk 2019

Bowling Green’s 27th annual Art Walk is almost here! Saturday, April 27th from 11am-3pm, The BG Arts Council and Downtown Bowling Green will be hosting over 30 local artists in BG’s historic downtown. The Art Walk is free to attend, but art will be available to buy at the various locations. All proceeds from theRead More »

Earth Week 2019

Happy Earth Week! From April 22-April 26, participate in celebrating the Earth with all the events and eco-friendly activities provided throughout the week! We’ll show you how we put the “green” in Bowling Green! Activities: Get Plants from Wolfs Blooms and Berries, McKenzie’s Flower Basket, and Klotz Floral and Garden Center Get Metal Straws andRead More »

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Still in need of a gift for your significant other? There are plenty of places in Bowling Green that can help you with last minute shopping!

Check out this beautiful wrapping job done by @forkeepsgifts and this chalkboard balloon from @bgbenfranklin (complete with a candy balloon weight).
🎶 It's the time of the season for pizzaaaaaa 🎶

What better way to start up #ThinkBGThursday again than with a heart post! Whether you're celebrating Valentine's Day, Galentine's Day, or even Palentine's Day, show your favorite people you care by getting them a heart-shaped pizza from @pisanellosbg! Get yours February 13, 14, or 15.

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Want to win great prizes during Chocolate Crawl? Make sure you shop at any of the participating Chocolate Crawl businesses during the event and bring your receipt to the @unitedwaywoodcounty or Four Corners Center before 8:15p. Winners will be announced the following week.
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Winterfest weekend is two days away! Who's excited? 📷: @mainstreetace storefront
This pretzel from @porkbellybbq is HUGE! Served with their house queso. ♥️ Do you think you could eat one on your own?
Did we do this right?

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The Bowling Green High School Art Show is up and ready for everyone to come and see it! The show will be up until February 12th, so stop out to the Four Corners Center from 9a-5p to see everything. You can also see the show from 9a-8p on Friday and 2-6p on Saturday during Winterfest weekend!
Sterling’s Amish Deli is now open! They have great sandwich and burger options as well as salads, cheese curds, and desserts. They're open from 11a-8p Monday to Saturday and Noon-6p on Sunday. Stop out and share what delicious item you had! 📷: Christle Rose

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