Downtown Bloomington is home to over 100 shops, restaurants, and services ready to provide you with distinctive merchandise and friendly small town customer service. Browse our online directory and then come down and see our restaurants, cafes, fashion boutiques, art galleries, gift shops and other stores in person.
Bistro, TheBistro, The Owner/Contact: Jan Lancaster
Karaoke on Wednesday and Thursday! Bingo on Thursday!
Bloomington Center for the Performing ArtsBloomington Center for the Performing Arts
The Bloomington Center for the Performing Arts (BCPA) is the centerpiece of the city’s Cultural District, which also includes a festival park and a forthcoming creativity center for arts education. The fastest growing performing arts venue in downstate Illinois, the BCPA features a 1,200 seat auditorium and a multipurpose ballroom.
Bloomington Public LibraryBloomington Public Library Owner/Contact: Georgia Bouda
The mission of the Bloomington Public Library is to provide a helpful and friendly place for people of all ages to gain access to and enjoy the world of information; to support lifelong learning; and to be a partner for coping with change.
Bloomington Spice WorksBloomington Spice Works Owner/Contact: Ruben Granados
Bloomington, Illinois merchant specializing in whole and ground spices, herbs, salts, and more.
Open Monday through Saturday, 10 am – 7 pm
CLOSED ON SUNDAY
BobzbayBobzbay Owner/Contact: Elizabeth Aspbury
Bobzbay is a used book and media store in downtown Bloomington, IL. We buy and sell all types of media – from collectible books to video games. We buy records, textbooks, video games, collectibles, vintage skateboards, vintage toys, watches, scrap and bullion gold and silver, coins, cameras, and laptops.