Business Updates During COVID-19

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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 »

COVID-19 Event Updates

On March 10, 2020, Ohio Governor Mike Dewine held a press conference addressing the coronavirus in Ohio and advised that all large events and contact be limited. On March 11, many universities including BGSU, moved face-to-face learning to temporary online classes. Since then, we have had numerous event cancellations and regulations developing in order toRead 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 »

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 »

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Who misses Taco Tuesday? Celebrate at home by getting food from all over Bowling Green! We had a family meal from @bgqdoba, desserts from Guajillo's, and drinks from El Zarape. Super filling and perfect for #TakeoutTuesday.
Just because we're isolating doesn't mean we can't have fun! Theme nights are a great way to get creative with your evening. One of our recent ones had us watching Avatar: The Last Airbender while eating food from Ninja and drinking White Peach Sake from @bgbeveragecenter. Equally fun as it was delicious. 😋

We'll definitely be posting more themes. What kind of fun themes have you done?
Now is a great time to sit and reflect, but it's also a good time to think about ideas for a Summer vacation. A vacation doesn't have to mean traveling far. Bowling Green has many great attractions, shops, and things to do to get you out and about during the Summer months. We also have self-guided tours to give you the entire vacation experience! Now is the time to explore your backyard and #ThinkBGOH.
Amy from @forkeepsgifts said it best: "special occasions can still be special." Shop virtually at For Keeps through FaceTime or photos. They'll even gift wrap your items for FREE. For Keeps can deliver it if you're local or ship it anywhere in the US. Just message For Keeps on Facebook or email shop@forkeepsgifts.com.

Brighten yours or someone else's day by getting a mystery box! These boxes are filled with For Keeps goodies based on your likes and what you want to spend. Each one is guaranteed to bring about a smile. After all, who doesn't like receiving a gift?
The @findersrecords crew recently shared what they're listening to while they're physical distancing. We're currently listening to @pearljam's new album Gigaton. What are you listening to these days?

Don't forget that you can still get your music fix from Finders by shopping on their website: findersrecords.com! 📷: Finders Records
Did you know that Bowling Green has over 10 self-guided tours? From exploring our vast art scene to satisfying your sweet tooth or tasting your way through our breweries, there's something for everyone! Check out all of our tours by going to visitbgohio.org/tours.

Learn more about our tours by participating in our ThinkBG Trivia every day on Facebook at 1p! We'll be spotlighting a different tour every week for you to test your BG knowledge while we're practicing physical distancing. #ThinkBGThursday
𝐼𝑛 𝑠𝑝𝑟𝑖𝑛𝑔𝑡𝑖𝑚𝑒, 𝑡ℎ𝑒 𝑜𝑛𝑙𝑦 𝑝𝑟𝑒𝑡𝑡𝑦 𝑟𝑖𝑛𝑔 𝑡𝑖𝑚𝑒, 𝑤ℎ𝑒𝑛 𝑏𝑖𝑟𝑑𝑠 𝑑𝑜 𝑠𝑖𝑛𝑔, ℎ𝑒𝑦 𝑑𝑖𝑛𝑔 𝑎 𝑑𝑖𝑛𝑔, 𝑑𝑖𝑛𝑔; 𝑆𝑤𝑒𝑒𝑡 𝑙𝑜𝑣𝑒𝑟𝑠 𝑙𝑜𝑣𝑒 𝑡ℎ𝑒 𝑠𝑝𝑟𝑖𝑛𝑔. 🎶

It's the first day of Spring! Who else is excited to get some fresh air (while social distancing)? Share some of your favorite pictures of BG during Spring and tag us! We'll share them and we'd love to see some more green in our feed. 💚 #ThinkBGThursday
Had a delicious lunch today from BG's new restaurant, Ninja!

This hibachi, sushi bar, and steak house is currently doing take-out orders. Check out ninjahibachibowlinggreen.com to see the menu and call 419-819-4313 to place your order. 📷: Chicken hibachi, salmon and mango, eel avocado, and sweet potato sushi rolls.