Monroe County Fairgrounds

  • 5700 W. Airport Road
  • 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, and the SCI Kiwanis Indiana Balloon Festival. It is located just west of Bloomington and accessible from Highways 45 and 48.

Bloomington Pumpkin Launch

Gates open at 11 a.m. Launching begins at noon. Spectator admission: $10 per vehicle Fall has arrived and pumpkins are flying through the skies over the Monroe County Fairgrounds! Launcher teams send pumpkins soaring through the air in competitions for accuracy and distance. Get a... Learn more