Simpson Building


1291 Conneaut Avenue

Simpson Building Parking Lot Closed

The City of Bowling Green Parks and Recreation Department wants to make the public aware that the Simpson Building parking lot will be closed Tuesday, October 4 – Thursday, October 6. The parking lot will be milled, paved and striped during this time.

For questions or more information call 419-354-6223 or visit our website at (click parks and recreation).


Security Deposits

Security deposits are paid before your rental in addition to the rental fee. The fee is refundable after your rental if the facility is not damaged.
See below for fees:
$236 w/ alcohol
A copy of a waiver of liability from homeowner’s insurance is needed with alcohol. Sample Waiver of Liability Example

*Reservations must be made at least 30 days in advance, otherwise additional $35 fee will be incurred.*

A price break will be given to residents of Bowling Green.

Simpson Banquet Room


Photo Tour


  • 5 ft round tables with 8 placements at each table
    Note: If you are planning for a dance floor only about 120-130 can be seated.
  • 6 ft rectangular tables can be used for food, gifts, etc.

BG Parks & Rec staff will set-up and tear down your tables and chairs

Click here for the Banquet Room Diagram


  • Catering Kitchen (No extra charge)
    Includes warming oven, microwave oven, dishwasher, refrigerator and freezer, coffee maker
  • Dinnerware/Glassware @ $.30 per piece
  • Silverware @ $.12 per piece

Simpson Meeting Room


Photo Tour


6 ft rectangular tables that can seat 6 people at each table.
BG Parks & Rec staff will set-up and tear down your tables and chairs
Click here for the Simpson Meeting Room Diagram


Kitchenette with refrigerator/freezer, sink, counter space, coffee maker,
and microwave

Rotary Amphitheater

Available Rental Hours: 11 am – Dusk
Amphitheater is available for 4 hour block only