News from BG: June 21, 2017

Upcoming Public Meetings:

  • Board of Public Utilities is scheduled to meet June 26 at 5:00 pm in Council Chamber, 304 N. Church St.
  • Parks and Recreation Board is scheduled to meet June 27 at 7:00 pm in the Simpson Building, 1291 Conneaut Ave.

4th of July – Fireworks

The annual community fireworks will be held Monday, July 3 at dusk at the Bowling Green State University Intramural Fields.  Prior to the fireworks display, the Bowling Green Area Community Bands will perform a free patriotic-themed concert near the BGSU Mileti Alumni Center beginning at 8:00 pm.

Those attending the fireworks should be aware that no sparklers or fireworks will be allowed.  The Doyt Perry Stadium will not be accessible with the exception of the restrooms.  Following the event, the Bowling Green Police Division will implement a traffic exit strategy to aid in traffic flow.  In order to maximize safety and efficiency of travel, the Police will be directing traffic onto predetermined routes.

Visit the City’s website for the entire news release.

Events in City Park

  • Lunch in the Park: the lunch in the park continues this Friday, June 23rd! Lunch will be available for purchase from 11:30 am – 1:00 pm.  This week’s lunch will be provided by Pita Pit, with music by the Gene Parker Trio. Join title sponsor First Federal Bank and lunch sponsor the Bowling Green Exchange Club for a fun lunch in beautiful City Park!
  • Concert in the Park: the summer concert series continues this Sunday, June 25th! The performance by the Joe Baker Band – Rock ‘n’ Roll, Blues – will begin at 7:00 pm from the stage at Needle Hall.  Come and enjoy a FREE performance!