From art galleries to performing arts, Downtown has entertainment for everyone.
8 Bit Beercade8 Bit Beercade Owner/Contact: Jason Pacey
Bloomington’s first and only arcade bar featuring 130 craft beers. All games are FREE to play, with a one drink minimum. ( Must be 21)
Hours of Operation:
Open SEVEN DAYS a week
Monday through Friday, 4 pm – 1 am
Saturday and Sunday, NOON – 1 am.
Bakery & PickleBakery & Pickle
“Epiphany Farms does prohibition.” Not a straight forward speakeasy that only serves libations mixed strictly by classical standards; something much more. Food & libations for those hungry & thirsty to push beyond the usual. Enter the hidden world of B&P to escape to luxurious surroundings and savor amazing flavors crafted with care and imagination. Incredible prix fixe dinner Experiences, affordable late night A la Carte offerings, exquisite mixology (w/ the sexiest, most deep & diverse back bar in central IL), extraordinary wine selection, local craft beers, domestic faves. Just your local beyond-farm-to-table modern speakeasy. Reservations recommended, but you may also text ahead of arrival for seating info / password, or walk-in / find Escoffier’s cookbook / PUSH BEYOND.
Beluga Press Art StudioBeluga Press Art Studio Owner/Contact: Rhea Edge
Rhea is an Artist, Teacher and Naturalist.
Currently an Associate Professor of Art at Eureka College, Eureka, Illinois and President of the John Wesley Powell Chapter of the National Audubon Society, Rhea blends her love of Art with her lifelong love of Nature to create works of beauty and significance.
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.