Monroe County Fairgrounds

  • 5700 W. Airport Rd
  • Bloomington, IN 47403
  • (812) 825-7439
The Monroe County Fairgrounds is a large complex featuring four large buildings with flexible configurations, and an auditorium with collapsible bleachers that can accommodate several hundred people. The grounds also have large grassy areas perfect for outdoor exhibits, parking and fairs. The Fairgrounds host numerous annual events, including the Monroe County Fair, SCI Kiwanis Indiana Balloon Festival, Red Cross Book Fair and more. It is located on just west of Bloomington and accessible from Highways 45 and 48.

Bloomington Pumpkin Launch

  • October 29, 2016
  • 812-349-3748

Gates open and activities begin at 11 a.m. Launching begins at noon. Fall has arrived and pumpkins are flying in the skies over the Monroe County Fairgrounds! Launcher teams send pumpkins soaring through the air in competitions for both accuracy and distance, so get a... Learn more