Donated by Clint Bowyer, native Emporian and NASCAR Sprint Cup driver, the Bowyer Community Building was constructed with flexibility in mind. Ample parking and a grand wrap-around patio set the mood as you enter the rustic, industrial style building with cement floors and exposed wood beams throughout. Garage-style bay doors open to a concrete patio complete with a brick fire pit. The nostalgic vibe is undeniable with black and white photos of historic Emporia on the walls but this history is almost tangible when you realize the one-of-a-kind bar is branded with hundreds of cattle brands from area ranchers. With seating for 280 at tables and chairs or 580 for theatre- style, upscale meetings, trendy weddings, and VIP concerts will all find a home at the Bowyer Community Building.
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