Bloomington Parks and Recreation

  • 401 N. Morton Street
  • Suite 250
  • Bloomington, IN 47402
  • (812) 349-3700
Bloomington Parks and Recreation manages more than 2,275 acres of property including 34 parks, a golf course, ice arena, two pools, three community centers, a fitness and recreation center, three natural resource properties, 13 ball fields, 22 tennis courts, 24 basketball courts and approximately 30 miles of trails.

Movies in the Parks Presents: O Brother, Where Art Thou? (PG-13)

O Brother, Where Art Thou? PG-13 · 2000 · 1 hr 47 min. Our website will be updated with changes in movie dates/times as the Parks and Recreation Department makes those changes. For up-to-the-minute information on movie schedules, call the Community Events Hotline at... Learn more

A Fair of the Arts

  • Dates vary between July 11, 2020 - October 10, 2020
  • (812) 349-3725

Discover, shop, and support local and regional artists. Visit the Bloomington Community Farmers' Market the second Saturdays of the Market season, then shop for the beautiful and well-crafted objects available at A Fair of the Arts. Second Saturdays of the season, May–September from 8... Learn more

Sundays in Bryan Park

  • Dates vary between July 19, 2020 - August 9, 2020
  • Bryan Park

July 12 Mark Robinson Band- rocking, jamming blues/rock band The Dynamics- classic R&B and funk July 19 The Hammer and The Hatchet- acoustic bluegrass, folk Hoosier Caravan with Tom Roznowski- original songs and stories July 26 Down to... Learn more

Peoples Park Concert Series

  • Recurring weekly on Thursday until September 3, 2020
  • (812) 349-3725

Live, local music on a NEW night, Thursday, from 4:30-6 PM. Whether you are on your way home from work or class or headed out to dinner with friends, stop by Peoples Park for a free, live musical performance by local musicians. Hear old favorites, and be the first to discover new faces on the... Learn more

CANCELED - 50+ Expo

  • August 19, 2020

The 50+ Expo, rescheduled from May to August, is now cancelled. For more information, call 812.349.3748. For more than 45 years, the 50+ Expo has been the community's premier showcase of businesses and organizations whose products and services are geared toward baby boomers, seniors,... Learn more

Movies in the Parks Presents: The Princess Bride (PG)

The Princess Bride PG · 1987 · 1 hr 38 min. Our website will be updated with changes in movie dates/times as the Parks and Recreation Department makes those changes. For up-to-the-minute information on movie schedules, call the Community Events Hotline at... Learn more

An Evening with the Bloomington Symphony Orchestra

An Evening with the Bloomington Symphony Orchestra Sunday, August 23 at 7 p.m. Switchyard Park Learn more

Movies in the Parks Presents:16MM Festival Films (PG)

16MM Festival Films drawn from a retired collection from the Monroe Co. Public Library. PG · 1969-90s Our website will be updated with changes in movie dates/times as the Parks and Recreation Department makes those changes. For up-to-the-minute information on movie schedules, call the... Learn more

Switchyard Park Concert Series

June 26 Opener: Sam Finley Trio- instrumental jazz, blues and funk Main Act: Clint Breeze and The Groove- an all-star lineup of Indy-based jazz musicians with hip hop and R&B influences July 10 Opener: TBD Main Act: 800 lb. Gorilla- funk/rock/groove band... Learn more

Shakespeare in the Park

Monroe County Civic Theater presents All's Well That Ends Well The Waldron, Hill and Buskirk Park Sept. 10-13 Theatrical productions are Thursday-Saturday at 7 p.m. and Sunday at 2 p.m. Learn more

Bloomington Trivia Championship Series Hosted by Skip Daley

You're smart and competitive so you know you want to be a Bloomington Trivia Champion! Form a team of up to six people and test your collective knowledge. A series of trivia nights with multiple rounds with multiple questions each night means multiple chances to show off your big... Learn more

Movies in the Parks Presents:Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (PG)

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse PG · 2018 · 1 hr 57 min. Our website will be updated with changes in movie dates/times as the Parks and Recreation Department makes those changes. For up-to-the-minute information on movie schedules, call the Community Events Hotline at... Learn more

Movies in the Parks Presents:Spider-Man: Young Frankenstein (PG)

Young Frankenstein PG · 1974 · 1 hr 46 min. Our website will be updated with changes in movie dates/times as the Parks and Recreation Department makes those changes. For up-to-the-minute information on movie schedules, call the Community Events Hotline at 812-349-3754. Bloomington... Learn more