Top August Events

There's always something going on in B-Town! Check out the top events happening in August 2024, and consider spending two or three days with us to end your summer on a high note. Use this list to easily navigate from section-to-section:​ FESTIVALS & SPECIAL EVENTS King Blues, BBQ & Funkfest Date:…

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Bloomington's Best Ice Cream

Nothing says "summer" quite like ice cream. A few scoops of the cold, silky treat is the perfect respite from the sweltering heat of a B-Town summer, and Bloomington has no shortage of ice creameries — and hidden ice cream gems — to satisfy your cravings and cool you down. Whether you like it in a…

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Restaurants with Outdoor Dining in Bloomington

With the return of spring comes the return of patio dining — one of our favorite things to do in B-Town. Something about enjoying dinner & drinks outside in the spring warmth feels oh-so right after a long winter spent inside. Tons of eateries in town offer outdoor dining, and we've rounded them all…

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48 Hours in Bloomington This Summer

Every season is special in Bloomington, but summer is perhaps the most unique of them all. With the majority of the Indiana University students absent until mid-August, Bloomington becomes quieter, slower-paced, and more tranquil than it is at any other time of year. Summer in B-Town includes lake…

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