First Thursdays

  • First Thursdays Festival
  • 10/6/2022, 11/3/2022, 4/6/2023
  • IU Arts Plaza
  • Maxwell Hall 100, 750 E Kirkwood Ave, BLOOMINGTON, IN 47405
  • (812) 650-2923
  • 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM

First Thursdays festivals showcase the diversity of arts and humanities at IU Bloomington and offer a welcoming environment for students, faculty, staff, and community members to explore new creative outlets. Previous festivals have included everything from opera to breakdancing, stage-fighting to clay-throwing, and much, much more. Each festival is a unique opportunity to experience the wonderful work of artists, performers, and scholars from all across campus and around town. Dates for the 2022–2023 school year are: September 1, October 6, November 3, and April 6.

First Thursdays