20 Monroe Ave NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
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About Us

The B.O.B. —an acronym for Big Old Building—is a flexible downtown Grand Rapids special event and banquet space with multiple rooms that can hold as few as 20 guests individually or up to 2,000 when combined. The 70,000-square-foot, four-story, red brick building is the perfect venue for social occasions like weddings, receptions, MItzvahs, quinceaneras, and birthday parties, as well as corporate functions like business meetings, product launches, and company holiday parties.


Catering Services
Appetizers / Hors D'Oeuvres PassedAppetizers / Hors D'Oeuvres StationBartendingBuffetClean-UpMenu CustomizationPlace SettingsPlated EntreesWaitstaff
Ceremony Options
Ceremony Personalization
Cuisine Style
AmericanContinentalFusionOther Cuisine Style
Languages Spoken
Guest Capacity
Guest Capacity - Indoor
Reception Guest Capacity - Indoor
Onsite Venue Services
Ceremony SiteFull Bar AvailableOnsite CateringOnsite Wedding CoordinationReception Facility
Religious Denomination Supported
Venue Style
Eco-friendly / GreenHistoricModern / ContemporaryRaw / IndustrialRusticUnusual / AlternativeUrbanVintage / Retro
Venue Type
Loft SpaceOther Venue TypeRestaurant