We look forward to safely welcoming you back to Bloomington.

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There are plenty of local Bloomington retail shops ready to safely welcome you with open arms. Be prepared to wear face masks, call ahead, and be flexible as operating hours and capacity may change frequently.

Note: Check retailers' social media and website for deals, updated hours, and new ways to make purchases.

Book Corner

  • 100 N. Walnut Street
  • Bloomington, IN 47404
  • (812) 339-1522

Book Corner is a family-owned, independent bookstore located on the square in beautiful downtown Bloomington, Indiana. Visitors will find current bestsellers, notable classics, puzzles, children's books, plush toys, specialty greeting cards, and unique gifts in this cozy neighborhood space. Learn more

Cup & Kettle Tea Co.

  • 208 N. Walnut Street
  • Bloomington, IN 47404
  • (812) 287-7978

A variety of over 50 organic teas blended, served, and sold in a downtown tea shop. Enjoy in-house or at home. Teaware, pastries, and sandwiches also available. Learn more

Gather :handmade shoppe & co.:

  • 116 N. Walnut Street
  • Bloomington, IN 47404
  • (812) 287-8046

Modern handmade in downtown Bloomington, featuring contemporary handmade art and craft from the Midwest and beyond. Gather also houses a monthly changing gallery wall, a variety of workshops and classes, and is home to the Conduit Press studio. Learn more

Global Gifts

  • 122 N. Walnut Street
  • Bloomington, IN 47404
  • (812) 336-7402

From jewelry and home goods to toys and food items, our stores are filled with handmade, one-of-a-kind items you won't find anywhere else. Learn more

Goods for Cooks

  • 115 N. College Avenue
  • Bloomington, IN 47404
  • (812) 339-2200

Located on the courthouse square, Goods For Cooks has been Bloomington's premier culinary arts store since 1973; this is the place to find the perfect gift for that special cook in your life. Learn more

Greetings on Kirkwood

  • 429 E. Kirkwood Avenue
  • Bloomington, IN 47408
  • (812) 332-2737

Fun, eclectic, quirky, and Hoosier proud selection of gifts and apparel. Learn more

Hopscotch Coffee

  • 235 W. Dodds Street
  • Bloomington, IN 47403
  • (812) 369-4500

Ethically sourced, locally roasted coffee shop on the B-Line Trail. Learn more

Kilroy's on Kirkwood

  • 502 E. Kirkwood Avenue
  • Bloomington, IN 47404
  • (812) 339-3006

Bloomington's favorite bar, great food, great drinks, and daily specials. Learn more

Landlocked Music

  • 115 S. Walnut Street
  • Bloomington, IN 47404
  • (812) 339-2574

Thousands of pieces of vinyl of every genre as well as CDs, DVDs, turntables, magazines and so much more! Your first stop in Bloomington when looking for music. Learn more

Lola + Company

  • 114 N. Walnut Street
  • Bloomington, IN 47404
  • (812) 323-7010

You'll find an eclectic combination of vintage and new furnishings, gifts, and accents for the home. Learn more

Mirth Market

  • 101 W. Kirkwood Avenue
  • Bloomington, IN 47404
  • (812) 822-1624

A collection of hand-picked women's apparel, accessories, and footwear. You will find a mix of contemporary, casual, and business attire from American and European design houses. Learn more

Nick's English Hut

  • 423 E. Kirkwood Avenue
  • Bloomington, IN 47404
  • (812) 332-4040

Welcome to Nick's English Hut, a Bloomington and IU tradition since 1927. Learn more

Rainbow Bakery

  • 201 S. Rogers Street
  • Bloomington, IN 47404
  • (812) 822-3741

Bloomington's first all-vegan bakery! Learn more


  • 415 E. Kirkwood Avenue
  • Bloomington, IN 47404
  • (812) 332-3576

Spirit shop selling a mix of student-designed, trendy IU clothing and classic apparel. Learn more

WonderLab Museum

  • 308 W. 4th Street
  • Bloomington, IN 47404
  • (812) 337-1337

Located downtown on the B-Line Trail and rated one of the top 25 science centers in the country, WonderLab offers two floors of exciting hands-on experiences for visitors of all ages. Be sure to climb the two-story grape vine and check out the live animals on the second floor! Museum... Learn more