The B.O.B.

Grand Rapids



Known as Grand Rapids’ oldest brewery, The B.O.B. also offers a perfectly laid back venue for a modern wedding day! Housed in a hulking black building lined with neon lights and expansive windows, this setting immediately makes a distinct impression upon all who enter. Celebrate your union with a small to medium sized reception in a unique venue that impeccably combines the contemporary and the rustic, featuring singular architectural features like high beamed ceilings, stately wooden columns, polished concrete floors, and industrial pendant lighting. Dine on delectable American cuisine finely crafted by a first class catering service, providing you and your guests with a delectable meal that makes the mouth water -- without being pretentious or stuffy! Pair these fine offerings with the Brewery’s fine selection of exotic, small batch brews to create a bold culinary experience. From the relaxing atmosphere to the vibrant menu options, the B.O.B. sets the perfect stage for beginning your new life together!

Venue Style

Banquet Hall/Restaurant, Historic/Landmark Building, City/Skyline View, Vintage/Rustic


Indoor Reception


Max Indoor Reception: 300 guests

Time Restrictions

Set up time can start at 2:00PM. Events must end by midnight.

Rental Fees

The rental fee is $500 for a reception only wedding and includes 6 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. There is also a $19.50 per person food and beverage minimum applied to all events.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at The B.O.B. is estimated at between $3,658 and $10,864 for a reception only for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Event coordination
Dance floor
Coat check room
Tables and chairs provided
Day of onsite manager
Full kitchen facilities
Public parking
Silverware, glassware, napkins provided

Special Restrictions

All food and beverage handled by venue
Food & beverage minimum
Venue must approve all decorations
Catering provided by venue
Amplified music OK indoors only
Smoking outside only
Alcohol must be provided by venue
Music must end by 11:30PM