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Category - Live Music

Monday, February 14, 2022

With incredible outdoor activities, a spirited sports community, a diverse culinary scene, and much more, Bloomington offers a bit of everything for everyone. The opportunities for entertainment, eats exploration, education, and exercise are seemingly limitless, but to get you started, we've put... Read More

Tuesday, January 25, 2022

There's always something going on in B-Town! Check out the top events happening in February 2022, and consider spending two or three days with us this season. Use this list to easily navigate from section-to-section:​ VALENTINE'S DAY EVENTS Valentine's Day Weekend with Sydnee Washington Date:... Read More

Monday, January 17, 2022

One of your best friends is getting married, and the only way to properly celebrate the occasion is to host an unforgettable bachelor party. Bloomington is the perfect place to throw back the last shot before he ties the knot — in fact, we've already planned the entire party for you. All you need to... Read More

Friday, January 14, 2022

One of your best girlfriends is getting married, and the only way to properly celebrate the occasion is to throw her a fabulous bachelorette party. Bloomington is the perfect place to have the last fling before the ring — in fact, we've already planned the entire bach bash for you. All you need to... Read More

Wednesday, January 12, 2022

Valentine's Day may be known as the most romantic day of the year, but we're calling on all the single ladies to celebrate the platonic love that blossoms in friendships, because romantic love isn't the only kind of love worth celebrating. Round up your friends and head to Bloomington for a... Read More

Wednesday, October 6, 2021

Bloomington is an incredible hub for arts and culture. With historic performance venues, Indiana University icons, cultural centers, and world-renowned museums, there's a wide array of arts- and culture-related attractions for visitors to experience. Enjoy big-city performances, international... Read More

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Music is the heartbeat of Bloomington, the rhythm that moves us and the melody that guides us. Discover the talented local musicians, producers, events, and venues that keep the beat going. By Stephen M. Deusner “Bloomington is a live music town,” says Ben Swanson. “There’s enough going on here that... Read More