In addition to the great day-to-day services, our customers have come to enjoy the outstanding atmosphere of hosting private events at each of our facilities, including our spacious back patio. Each of the venues offers unique attributes that allow us to customize the event to the clients’ needs and provide a truly differentiated experience. From Bachelor/Bachelorette parties and weddings to board meetings to company holiday parties, or simply a great place to “gather” family and friends, you can reserve any of our venues exclusively for your use so you and your guests can cherish the intimate setting of a private event. With in-house catering, it’s truly a one-stop shopping opportunity for that special occasion.

The Gathering, Gathering Wine, and Anvil Whiskey Bar are quickly becoming known for some of the best special events in all of Findlay. Our staff has teamed up to create some remarkable experiences for those fortunate enough to ascertain tickets to these limited-seating special events. Such as, the extraordinary multi-course dinners featuring menus from around the world paired with wines specifically chosen for each course, The Gathering’s special events exceed our guests’ every expectation.

Feel free to browse our catering menu. Or make an appointment to have us create a custom event for you. “From chicken wings to chateaubriand”. We truly will create anything to make your event one of a kind.

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The Gathering, located at 114 E. Main Cross in the heart of downtown, is Findlay’s premier dining establishment featuring classic décor, Modern American cuisine, and the areas most extensive wine and whiskey selections.  Food by the finest local ingredients, as well as specialty items from around the world, to create a remarkable experience in fine, seasonal cuisine. The Gathering is the perfect venue to host a bridal shower, baby shower, board meeting, or a special birthday party. Our beautifully renovated historic building offers a unique setting and will surely set your event above the rest. You and your party can enjoy the open kitchen atmosphere and allow our top notch kitchen and service team to take care of the rest. We pride ourselves on optimum service excellence, and would love to host your next private event!

Gathering Wine, located at 235 S. Main St. in downtown Findlay, is the city’s finest retail wine shop and wine bar featuring over six-hundred wines from around the world. Gathering Wine features a rotating menu of seventeen wines by the glass, or create your own flight of tasting portions as you relax in the upscale atmosphere of the bar, or adjourn to the patio and enjoy the outdoors. Our staff, is very passionate about sharing their knowledge with wine enthusiasts of all experience levels and are committed to making informed recommendations for any style of wine. Gathering Wine has been host to many private events, from rehearsal dinner’s to private corporate functions, we will set your event above the rest. The open layout of Gathering Wine allows us to accomodate any and all types of functions. With granite tables and a glass enclosed wine cellar, Gathering Wine is quite easy on the eyes. Let us host your next event!

Anvil Whiskey Bar, located upstairs at The Gathering, is Findlay’s ultimate whiskey bar featuring over one-hundred twenty fine bourbons and scotches, as well as fourteen craft beers on tap and a full bar. Hang out and enjoy live entertainment every Friday and Saturday night and relax on our balcony overlooking the city. Anvil Whiskey Bar is the ultimate spot for private events in Findlay, Ohio. Wow your guests with the largest selection of Bourbon and Whiskey in town, and take advantage of the beautiful balcony view! Anvil Whiskey Bar features exposed brick and many historical nuances, which provides one of the most unique settings for your next corporate function, or birthday party! Let us take care of you and your guests and plan your next event with us!

The Patio, which adjoins The Gathering and Gathering Wine, is the perfect place to relax and enjoy a drink. The courtyard setting offers a secluded place to unwind and features two large murals by local artist, Oscar Velasquez. With live entertainment and an outdoor grill, the patio provides the perfect retreat from hustle and bustle of downtown. Our Patio is also the best location to host your next rehearsal dinner, bridal shower, or fundraising event. It’s seclusion is what sets it apart from any other outdoor event location.
From our freshly planted flowers and herbs, and upon sunset, the perfect muted light given off by our beautifully strung lights from above, we are confident that our Patio is the only place you should plan your next outdoor function.

All of our venues may be reserved for your private event. We offer custom menu planning and in house catering as well as wine pairing for any private event. Our seasonal, handcrafted cuisine sourced from local farms and food producers sets us above the rest. From delicious finger foods to formal plated dinners, we can accomodate your next private function!


From Toledo

Follow I-75 South to Exit 157 (Route 12 – Findlay/Columbus Grove). Turn left on West Main Cross (Route 12 follow Route 12 approximately 1.5miles. Once you cross Main Street (at the Court House), The Gathering is one block up on your Left.

From Lima/Dayton (points south on I-75)

Follow I-75 North to Exit 157 (Route 12 – Findlay/Columbus Grove). Turn right on West Main Cross (Route 12), follow Route 12 approximately 1.5miles. Once you cross Main Street (at the Court House), The Gathering is one block up on your Left.

From Columbus

North on U.S 23 which will turn into Route 15.  Follow Route 15 to I-75 Exit 157 (Route 12 –Findlay/Columbus Grove). Turn right on West Main Cross (Route 12), follow Route 12 approximately 1.5miles. Once you cross Main Street (at the Court House), The Gathering is one block up on your Left.

From Cleveland

West on the Ohio Turnpike (Route 80) to exit 64 I-75. Drive south on I-75 and follow directions from Toledo above.