There's always something going on in B-Town! Check out the top events happening in June 2024, and consider spending two or three days with us this season.


June is Limestone Month in Bloomington. To see the Calendar of Events for Limestone Month, click here.


Use this list to easily navigate from section-to-section:​

Festivals & Special Events

Crowd by food vendors and ferris wheel at the Monroe County Fair

Limestone Comedy Festival

Date: Saturday, June 1 through Sunday, June 2
Time: Various times 
Location: Various venues 
Admission: Prices vary

The Limestone Comedy Festival is an annual three day comedy festival with various comedians at various venues around Bloomington. See their website for more details.


Wine & Wildlife

Date: Saturday, June 1
Time: 6:00-9:00 PM
Location: Butler Winery
Admission: Adults (21+) $25.00, Ages 13-20 $10.00, 12 & under free

Join WildCare for another exciting event at Butler Winery! Guests will enjoy wine sampling, live music, a silent auction, and our animal ambassadors! This event is fun for ALL ages and a great opportunity to help raise funds for wildlife rehabilitation in our community.



Date: Saturday, June 1 through Sunday, June 9
Time: Times vary
Location: Various venues
Admission: Prices vary

A multi-day Kurt Vonnegut-inspired celebration to kick off the summer arts season in Bloomington, Granfalloon brings together musicians, artists, thinkers, and good people from all walks of life for a celebration of art, ideas, and community. See their website for more information.


Summer Outdoor Movie Series

Date: Thursday, June 6 and June 27
Time: 9:00-11:00 PM
Location: Hamilton Lugar School Lawn
Admission: Free

This summer, watch your favorite movies on the big screen! Join us for our outdoor movie series at the Hamilton Lugar School Lawn on select Thursdays in June and July. Thursday, June 6: Mean Girls (2024) and Thursday, June 27: The Goonies.


Bloomington Handmade Market Summer Fair

Date: Saturday, June 8
Time: 10:00 AM-4:00 PM
Location: Courthouse Square
Admission: Free

Find 100+ local indie artists at the Bloomington Handmade Market, Saturday, June 8! Open 10am - 4pm on the courthouse square!


Strawberry Shortcake Festival Concert

Date: Thursday, June 13
Time: 11:00 AM-8:00 PM
Location: Switchyard Park
Admission: Free to enter

You’re invited to the Annual Strawberry Shortcake Festival to benefit the Boys & Girls Clubs of Bloomington! The Auxiliary to the Boys and Girls Club is excited to bring this yummy festival back to Switchyard Park again. This year attendees will be treated to 2 concerts thanks to the City of Bloomington Parks and Recreation Department. 

Switchyard Park Thursday Night Summer Music Series

Date: Thursday, June 20
Time: 6:30 PM-10:00 PM
Location: Switchyard Park
Admission: Free

FREE outdoor concert for everyone at Switchyard Park in Bloomington, Indiana on Thursday, June 20. Food trucks, beer garden, and more. Y La Bamba starts the show at 6:30 PM followed by Tune-Yards.


Fireworks & Cruise-in at the Monroe County Fairgrounds

Date: Friday, June 28
Time: 6:00 PM
Location: Monroe County Fairgrounds
Admission: Donations only

Kicking off our 2024 Monroe County Fair with an amazing firework show June 28th. Gate 3 opens @ 6:00 p.m. There will be live music at 8pm, food vendors, and a classic car cruise-in! Bring your blankets and lawn chairs.



Date: Saturday, June 29 and Sunday, June 30
Time: Saturday 9:00 AM-5:00 PM, Sunday 1:00 PM-5:00 PM
Location: WonderLab
Admission: Free with museum admission or membership

At BubbleFest, visitors of all ages can indulge in a plethora of bubble-related activities, captivating demonstrations, and hands-on experiments. From creating gigantic bubbles that float effortlessly through the air to uncovering the secrets of bubble formation, there’s something for everyone to enjoy.

Live Music & Performances

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The Bishop

Location: The Bishop

Enjoy live musical performances by the following artists:

  • Planet Booty with MINKA
    • Date: Sunday, June 9
    • Time: 8:00 PM
    • Admission: $12.00 per ticket in advance, $15.00 per ticket day of show
  • Good Looks
    • Date: Thursday, June 27
    • Time: 9:30 PM
    • Admission: $12.00 per ticket per ticket in advance, $15.00 per ticket day of show
The Bluebird Shows

Location: The Bluebird

Enjoy live musical performances by the following artists:

  • The Prince Experience
    • Date: Saturday, June 1
    • Time: 9:00 PM
    • Admission: $15.00 per ticket
  • 6 Foot Blonde
    • Date: Friday, June 7
    • Time: 9:00 PM
    • Admission: $10.00 per ticket
Buskirk-Chumley Theater Shows

Location: Buskirk-Chumley Theater

Enjoy live performances by the following artists:

  • The Rocket Man Experience 
    • Date: Thursday, June 13
    • Time: 7:00 PM
    • Admission: $29.00-44.00 per ticket


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Bloomington Community Farmers' Market

Date: Every Saturday
Time: 8:00 AM-1:00 PM
Location: Showers Common
Admission: Free

Locally-grown produce, annual and perennial plants, and a variety of prepared foods are available.

People's Market

Date: Every Saturday
Time: 10:00 AM-2:00 PM
Location: First United Church
Admission: Free

We strive to work towards intersectional anti-racism, create space for food justice in our food system while cultivating liberation and equity, and ensure access to local food, art, and education. 

Woolery Farmers' Market

Date: Every Saturday
Time: 8:00 AM-12:00 PM
Location: Woolery Mill
Admission: Free

The Woolery Farmers' Market has a diversity of vendors and products. Enjoy fresh local produce, local meat and poultry, wild Alaskan salmon, dairy products including a wonderful selection of cheese, eggs, honey products, breads, baked goods, locally roasted coffee and specialty teas, beautiful flower bouquets, along with artisanal food and beverages from those small family businesses that you have grown to love.

Tuesday Farmers' Market

Date: Every Tuesday
Time: 4:00 PM-7:00 PM
Location: Switchyard Park
Admission: Free

Visit, shop and support local farmers and growers, and small businesses, at Switchyard Park on Tuesdays, June through September.

Ellettsville Food Truck Wednesdays

Date: Every Wednesday
Time: 4:30 PM-8:30 PM
Location: 200 S. Park Street
Admission: Cost of your food

Food Truck Wednesdays will be held every Wednesday from May 10th through September 27th, from 4:30 to 8:30 p.m. Live music & food trucks!

Bloomington Food Truck Friday

Date: Every Friday
Time: 11:00 AM-9:00 PM
Location: Switchyard Park
Admission: Cost of your food

Every Friday from 11 am - 9 pm, enjoy Bloomington's best food trucks in one place: Switchyard Park! This family-friendly event is one of the most beloved B-Town traditions and a must-attend event for visitors.  Enjoy live music and all of the amenities the park offers while indulging in some locally-made food.

Gallery Walk

Date: Friday, June 7
Time: 5:00 PM-8:00 PM
Location: Downtown Bloomington galleries
Admission: Free

Experience downtown Bloomington’s vibrant Arts Mile as select galleries showcase evolving live and virtual exhibits.