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Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Not Bad For Tuesday: Food Edition

Why wait for the weekend to come to Bloomington? There's always something happening, even on a Tuesday.

Tuesday Specials for Foodies

Tuesday Farmers Market

Saturday isn't the only day to take advantage of the Bloomington Farmers' Market. On Tuesday nights in June - September, from 4-7 pm, you can purchase locally grown produce and prepared foods directly from farmers. There is often live music too.

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Tiki Tuesday at Cardinal Spirits

On Tuesdays, Cardinal Spirits shows off their spirits in a handful of creative, unique Tiki cocktails. Unlike anything you've ever tasted, this is a must stop for a cocktail enthusiast.



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Pizza & Salad Combo at King Dough

Located on the square in downtown Bloomington, King Dough serves up some of the best wood-fired pizzas in town. On Tuesdays, you can get one of their signature pies with one of the delicious salads for just $22. If you have room, order some of their homemade gelato!

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#TacosandTequila at Big Woods Bloomington

Stop by Big Woods Bloomington for #TacosAndTequila $3 special tacos and $5 margaritas.

Wings at BuffaLouie's

Listed as one of the Top 10 Wing Joints in America, BuffaLouie's serves up their famous wings for just .79 cents each on Tuesdays. After dinner, you can take your photo with Hoagy Carmichael, a famous Hoosier and jazz composer best known for "Stardust" and "Georgia on My Mind." 



Tuesday Tastings at Talkers Tap South

Every Tuesday a different craft brewery visits Talkers Tap to share new beers with beer enthusiasts and newbies alike. Samples are free and there are prizes too.