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Another Round of Beer for Breakfast
Now - Apr. 20, 2014
The beer-chugging men (and woman) of Beer for Breakfast are back in this world premiere sequel to our smash hit comedy from 2013! Its two years later and things are progressing nicely for our quartet& TJ and Jessie are now married, Richard is running against the gangs former pal Adrian in the midterm electi...More Info
Event Type: Performing Arts
Conklin's Barn II Dinner Theatre
1451 Timberline Road
Goodfield, IL
American Passion Play
Now - Apr. 26, 2014 , 2:00 PM
HIS LIFE changed our World. The experience could change YOURS. 2014 Performance Dates Saturday, March 29, 2014 @ 2:00 p.m. Saturday, April 5, 2014 @ 2:00 p.m. Saturday, April 12, 2014 @ 2:00 p.m. Sunday April 13, 2014 @ 2:00 p.m. Saturday, April 26, 2014 @ 2:00 p.m. ...More Info
Event Type: Performing Arts
Bloomington Center for the Performing Arts
Bloomington, IL
Autobelay Training Course
Now - Apr. 28, 2014 , Mondays, 6pm-7pm
April typically brings in the Annual Crashpad Jamboree climbing competition, but this year we decided the outdoor bouldering area needs a bit of a facelift. So, the Crashpad Jamboree will not be happening this April. We will still have great deals on shoes, chalk pots, and crashpads, though! 20% off to be exact - fo...More Info
Cost: FREE Event Type: Recreation
Upper Limits Climbing Gym
1304 W. Washington St.
Bloomington, IL 61701
309.829.8255
Swimming with the "Sharks"
Apr. 15, 2014 - Apr. 15, 2014 , 6-8 pm
Kasey Gandham, one of the co-founders of Packback Books, will be speaking in the Caterpillar Auditorium in the State Farm Hall of Business on the Illinois State University campus on April 15, 2014 from 6-8 pm. Kasey and Mike Shannon, another co-founder of the business, appeared on the ABC Television show Sh...More Info
Cost: FREE TO THE PUBLIC Event Type: Family Friendly
ISU's Caterpiller Auditorium
State Farm Hall of Business
Normal, IL 61790
309-438-2736
IWU School of Music - Student Composition Concert
Apr. 17, 2014 - Apr. 17, 2014 , 8:00PM ...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Family Friendly
Westbrook Auditorium
1210 West North Street
Bloomington, IL 61701
Theresa Caputo
Apr. 17, 2014 - Apr. 17, 2014 , 7:30pm
Theresa Caputo, psychic medium and star of the hit TLC show, Long Island Medium, will be appearing live at the U.S. Cellular Coliseum in Bloomington on Thursday, April 17th at 7:30pm. Theresa will give interactive readings to audience members throughout the show and will also share personal stories about her life and h...More Info
Cost: $89.50-$39.75 Event Type: Other
U.S. Cellular Coliseum
101 S. Madison St.
Bloomington, IL 61701
309-434-2679
Comedian John Roy
Apr. 17, 2014 - Apr. 19, 2014
John has performed many times on television, including the Tonight Show with Jay Leno, The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, Last Comic Standing, Premium Blend, The Very Funny Show, The Early Show, Hollywood Squares, many appearances on Comics Unleashed and The Red Eye, and on programs on VH-1, HBO, and Fuel TV. John...More Info
Cost: $10 - $15 Event Type: Performing Arts
Laugh House Comedy Club
108 E Market Street
Bloomington, IL 61701
309.287.7698
Illinois State Button Society Show
Apr. 17, 2014 - Apr. 19, 2014 , Noon-5:30 and 9-2
Beautiful antique and vintage sewing buttons will be on display and for sale. There will be a wide variety of buttons, with dealers from several different states selling their buttons. The Illinois Button Society has been in existence sine 1941. This show is being held in Bloomington for the first time. ...More Info
Cost: Free admission and open to the public Event Type: Family Friendly
Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites
3202 East Empire St.
Bloomington, IL
309-830-5611
Iron by Rona Munro
Apr. 17, 2014 - May. 4, 2014 , 7:30 PM Th/Fr/Sat & 2:00 PM Sunday
Fay has spent the last 15 years in prison for murdering her husband. When her daughter Josie visits for the first time after all these years, she wants to know why it happened, what he did, what her mum did. She can't even remember what her dad looked like. But there are no easy answers in Munro's wrenching look at the...More Info
Cost: $5-$15 Event Type: Performing Arts
Heartland Theatre
1110 Douglas St
Normal, IL 61761
309.452.8709
Fair Trade Coffee Tasting & So Long Solo Performance
Apr. 18, 2014 - Apr. 18, 2014 , 9am-12pm ...More Info
Event Type: Other
Illinois State University Quad
Illinois State University
Normal, IL 61761
(309) 438-8814
Second Pres Hosts Fifth Annual Whats So Good About Good Friday? Art Exhibit
Apr. 18, 2014 - Apr. 18, 2014 , 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Join local and regional artists Friday, April 18, in an expressive journey as they present their reflections on Good Friday as well as other elements of Christian faith. All art will be displayed in the atrium of Second Presbyterian Church, located at 313 N. East St. in downtown Bloomington. The public is invited to...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Family Friendly
Second Presbyterian Church
313 N. East Street
Bloomington, IL 61701
309-241-2368
2nd Annual Adult Easter Egg Hunt
Apr. 19, 2014 - Apr. 19, 2014 , 3 pm
Come join in the fun! It's time for the adults to do some egg hunting on their own! $10.00 per person to participate in hunting for the eggs that lead to great prizes. Whistle blows at 3pm, so don't be late! Check out our website for more details....More Info
Cost: $10.00 per Person to participate in the hunt Event Type: Other
White Oak Vineyards
8621 E. 2100 North Road
Carlock, IL 61725
309 376 3027
IWU School of Music - Senior Composition Recital
Apr. 19, 2014 - Apr. 19, 2014 , 7:30PM ...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Family Friendly
Westbrook Auditorium
1210 West North Street
Bloomington, IL 61701
The Hunt - Easter Egg Hunt
Apr. 19, 2014 - Apr. 19, 2014 , 10:00AM-12:00PM
An Easter Egg Hunt for the whole family! Prizes, inflatables, face & hair painting & of course, candy! ...More Info
Cost: Free! Event Type: Family Friendly
First Assembly of God
800 E Vernon Avenue
Normal, IL 61761
309-454-2402
The Midwest Institute of Opera presents Puccini's Suor Angelica
Apr. 19, 2014 - Apr. 19, 2014 , 7:30p.m.
Please join us for Pucinni's one hour masterpiece, Suor Angelica! Sung in Italian with English supertitles. Directed by Kim Periera and Conducted by Prof. John M. Koch. ...More Info
Cost: $10.00 Event Type: Performing Arts
Illinois State University Center for the Performing Arts Concert Hall
Illinois State University
Normal, IL 61761
For tickets 309-438-2535
The Spring Wine Sip
Apr. 19, 2014 - Apr. 19, 2014 , 6:00 - 10:00 pm
The Spring Wine Sip - Kappa Alpha Psi Bloomington-Normal Alumni Chapter (Adults Only)...More Info
Cost: $30 Event Type: Other
Bloomington Center for the Performing Arts
600 N East St
Bloomington, IL 61701
(309) 434-2777
OLIO and Social Niceties Exhibit Opening Reception
Apr. 19, 2014 - May. 5, 2014 , 7-9pm opening reception, hours by appointment after opening
Two solo art exhibits, "OLIO" by Mary Laube and "Social Niceties" by Megan Stroech opening reception April 19, refreshments provided. Jan Brandt Gallery is located in the historic former Coca Cola Bottling factory along with other artist studios....More Info
Cost: free Event Type: Family Friendly
Jan Brandt Gallery
1106 East Bell Street
Bloomington, IL 61701
3092874700
Redbird Baseball vs. MacMurray
Apr. 23, 2014 - Apr. 23, 2014 , 6:00pm ...More Info
Event Type: Sports
Duffy Bass Field
702 W. College Ave.
Normal, IL 61761
3094388000
Doctors in Concert
Apr. 25, 2014 - Apr. 25, 2014 , 7-9pm
Performance event benefitting the Children's Discovery Museum. ...More Info
Cost: $20 in advance; $25 at door; $15 seniors/students Event Type: Performing Arts
2nd Presbyterian Church
Bloomington, IL
309-433-3447
Downtown Trivia Night
Apr. 25, 2014 - Apr. 25, 2014 , 6-9 pm
Test your trivia talents and support the Downtown Bloomington Association at their first annual Trivia Night Fundraiser! Hosted by Laugh House Comedy Club, and featuring the comedy of guest emcee, Mike Gardner, the evening will be sure to provide lots of laughs as we go through 8 rounds of questions. To register your t...More Info
Cost: $125 for teams of 8 Event Type: Other
Laugh house Comedy Club
108 E. Market
Bloomington, IL 61701
309-829-9599
Lisa Loeb
Apr. 25, 2014 - Apr. 25, 2014 , 7:30 PM
Lisa Loebs 2013 CD release might be called No Fairy Tale, but its actually just another charmed chapter of Loebs storybook career. The multi-talented, Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter rose to prominence with her 1994 hit Stay (I Missed You), but has captured another generation of fans with her reality TV series, t...More Info
Cost: $28 / $26 / $22 Event Type: Performing Arts
Bloomington Center for the Performing Arts
600 N East St
Bloomington, IL 61701
866.686.9541 toll free
Redbird Baseball vs. Southern Illinois
Apr. 25, 2014 - Apr. 25, 2014 , 6:00pm ...More Info
Event Type: Sports
Duffy Bass Field
702 W. College Ave.
Normal, IL 61761
3094388000
Cornbelt AMBUCS Pancake/Sausage Fund Raiser
Apr. 26, 2014 - Apr. 26, 2014 , 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Cornbelt AMBUCS is a local organization dedicated to creating mobility and independence for individual with disabilities. They do this by building wheelchair ramps, providing AMTrykes (therapeutic tricycles) for individual with disabilities and scholarships to college students studying to be therapists. This is the t...More Info
Cost: $5.00 in advance, $6.00 at the door Event Type: Family Friendly
Second Presbyterian Church
313 N. East St
Bloomington , IL 61704
309.830.5652
Day of the Book/Day of the Child
Apr. 26, 2014 - Apr. 26, 2014 , 11 AM-1 PM
In our continuing educational programming for the ¡Fiesta! exhibit, for the second year in a row the Museum will join a variety of community organizations in celebrating El Dia de los Niños/El Dia de los Libros (Day of the Child/Day of the Books) at Bloomington Public Library on Saturday, April 26, 2014 from 11:00 a.m....More Info
Event Type: Other
McLean County Museum of History
200 North Main
Bloomington, IL 61701
(309) 827-0428
Redbird Baseball vs. Southern Illinois
Apr. 26, 2014 - Apr. 26, 2014 , 2:00pm ...More Info
Event Type: Sports
Duffy Bass Field
702 W. College Ave.
Normal, IL 61761
3094388000
Spring Bloom Arts Festival
Apr. 26, 2014 - Apr. 26, 2014
The Spring Bloom Arts Festival is a juried show of fine art and fine craft featuring one hundred exhibitors from across the nation in a variety of disciplines. This indoor festival will be held on April 26, 2014 in Bloomington, Illinois. SBAF will once again be held at the Interstate Center (McLean County Fair Grou...More Info
Event Type: Festival
McLean County Fairgrounds
1106 Interstate Dr.
Bloomington, IL
Redbird Baseball vs. Southern Illinois
Apr. 27, 2014 - Apr. 27, 2014 , 1:00pm ...More Info
Event Type: Sports
Duffy Bass Field
702 W. College Ave.
Normal, IL 61761
3094388000
All's Well That Ends Well - Staged Reading
Apr. 28, 2014 - Apr. 28, 2014 , 6 PM
There are no records of Shakespeare's All's Well That Ends Well having been performed in Shakespeare's lifetime, but we are proud to present it within yours. Join artistic director Kevin Rich and a great cast of Chicago-based actors for The Shakespeare Project of Chicago's theatrical reading of All's Well That Ends Wel...More Info
Cost: $10 General Admission; $25 with Post-show Reception Event Type: Performing Arts
ISU Center for the Performing Arts
462 W. Beaufort St.
Normal, IL 61761
1-866-IL-SHAKE
Central Illinois Multi Sport Expo
Apr. 28, 2014 - Apr. 28, 2014 , 5-8pm
The 6th annual Multi Sport Fitness Expo, sponsored by the Tri-Shark Triathlon Club, will be Monday, April 28th from 5-8pm at the Marriott Hotel and Conference Center in Uptown Normal. Expo attendees will be able to purchase gear and apparel, demo products, sample nutritional drinks, meet the local triathlon and runn...More Info
Cost: FREE Event Type: Sports
Bloomington Normal Marriott Hotel and Conference Center
Uptown Normal
Normal, IL 61704
3126628703
Church Basement Ladies-A Mighty Fortress is Our Basement
Apr. 29, 2014 - Apr. 29, 2014 , 2:00 PM & 7:30 PM
Your favorite Church Basement Ladies are back and up to even more crazy antics in the all-new musical A Mighty Fortress Is Our Basement. This hilarious fourth installment of the Church Basement Ladies series has great new songs and more lessons reluctantly learned! The year is 1960 and a reformation is underway. The C...More Info
Cost: $26 / $24 / $20 Event Type: Performing Arts
Bloomington Center for the Performing Arts
600 N East St
Bloomington, IL 61701
866.686.9541 toll free
Redbird Baseball vs. Purdue
Apr. 29, 2014 - Apr. 29, 2014 , 6:00pm ...More Info
Event Type: Sports
Duffy Bass Field
702 W. College Ave.
Normal, IL 61761
3094388000
Autobelay Training Course
Apr. 29, 2014 - Jun. 17, 2014 , Tuesday, 8pm-9pm
Ready to start climbing, but don't have a climbing partner? Or perhaps, you just want to come in and get a quick 30 minute work out in. The Autobelay Training Course is a way to utilize the autobelays to increase strength, endurance and improve overall training/results. Class meets once per week with an instructor and...More Info
Cost: $150 for 8 weeks Event Type: Recreation
Upper Limits Climbing Gym
1304 W. Washington St.
Bloomington, IL 61701
309.829.8255
Open Mic Night
Apr. 30, 2014 - Apr. 30, 2014 , 8:00PM
The best up and coming talent Central Illinois has to offer! Laugh at some because they're really funny and laugh at others because they're really not. Either way its a great time... and you're supporting the local talent. If you'd like to take a stab at making your friends and strangers laugh.... sign up ahead of time...More Info
Cost: $6.00 Event Type: Performing Arts
Laugh House Comedy Club
108 E. Market Street
Bloomington, IL 61701
309.287.7698
Acapalooza
May. 1, 2014 - May. 1, 2014 , 6pm-10:30pm
Ball in the House will be performing in the Brown Ballroom on Thursday, May 1st. Various other ISU Acapella groups will perform as well. After their performance, UPB will be showing a screening of Pitch Perfect. The event will run from 6-10:30 PM. ...More Info
Event Type: Performing Arts
Bone Student Center
Illinois State University
Normal, IL 61761
(309) 438-8814
Diamonds & Desserts
May. 1, 2014 - May. 1, 2014 , 6:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Girl Scouts of Central Illinois is excited to host its annual Diamonds event, an evening which will honor the outstanding contributions of Colleen Kannaday, Diamond honoree, for being role model for young women, a leader in our community, and a friend to everyone. The event will also feature hors doeuvres and decaden...More Info
Cost: $30 per person Event Type: Other
Jack Lewis Jewelers
1704 Eastland Dr
Bloomington, IL 61704
309-662-5384 ext 1106
Twin Groves Wind Farm & Turbine Tour
May. 1, 2014 - May. 1, 2014 , 4:30-6:30 pm
Enjoy a journey through McLean County history from the 1850's - present, and discover how the geography, geology, and county history played roles in the development of Twin Groves Wind Farm. The tour will begin promptly at 4:30pm at Benjaminville Friends Meeting House, which is located in a ghost town. This former ...More Info
Event Type: Family Friendly
Benjaminville Friends Meeting House
1340 N 2400 E Rd.
309-828-6091
Loungeabout the Roundabout
May. 1, 2014 - Nov. 11, 2014 , 6:30pm-8:00pm
Join us this summer as we Loungeabout the Roundabout with some great summer tunes in Uptown Circle. Bring a lawn chair and invite your family and friends to enjoy twilight in Uptown....More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Family Friendly
Uptown Circle
11 Uptown Circle
Normal, IL 61761
309-454-9557
2014 2nd Quarter NAN meeting
May. 3, 2014 - May. 3, 2014 , 10 AM to Noon
On Saturday May 3rd, 2014 the Neighbors Association of Normal [NAN] is holding it's general membership meeting. This meeting is open to the public. For additional details contact Charles Alsberry - President NAN - (309) 838-8343...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Family Friendly
Town of Normal Community Activity Center
1110 Douglas Street
Normal, IL 61761
(309) 838-8343
DBA Farmers' Market on Museum Square Begins
May. 3, 2014 - May. 3, 2014 , 8:30 AM
DBA Farmers Market Begins Saturday, May, 3. Museum opens early beginning at 8:30 a.m....More Info
Event Type: Other
McLean County Museum of History
200 North Main
Bloomington, IL 61701
(309) 827-0428
Disaster Preparedness
May. 3, 2014 - May. 3, 2014 , 10 am - 2 pm
McLean County Association for Home & Community Education Presents Disaster Preparedness. Red Cross Blood Drive - 10am-2pm Puppet Show - 10:30 - 11 am Saxby, the Readiness Squirrel Program - 11:30 - 12:00 pm Eddy Weiss, Speaker on Severe Weather - 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm Emergency response vehicles, information bo...More Info
Event Type: Family Friendly
Interstate Center
1106 Interstate Dr.
Bloomington, IL
309-728-2784
ISO Presents Lincoln's Legacy
May. 3, 2014 - May. 3, 2014 , 8 PM
The ISO will present Lincolns Legacy at 8:00 p.m. on Saturday, May 3 at the Bloomington Center for the Performing Arts. The live concert will include a stunning display of visual-audio choreography set to Aaron Coplands powerful and moving Lincoln Portrait and Mahlers Fifth Symphony. Before the performance, Museum s...More Info
Event Type: Other
McLean County Museum of History
200 North Main
Bloomington, IL 61701
(309) 827-0428
IL Route 66 Red Carpet Corridor Festival
May. 3, 2014 - May. 4, 2014 , May 3rd 8:00am-5:00pm / May 4th 8:00am-4:00pm
90 Miles of fun from Towanda to Joliet, Illinois. Each of the 13 towns along the corridor holds its own celebration of Route 66. There are flea markets, car shows, crafts, food, area garage sales and entertainment....More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Family Friendly
North Park - Towanda, Illinois
Corner of Washington St and Jefferson St.
Towanda, IL 61776
309-728-2169
On Camera Acting Class
May. 3, 2014 - May. 24, 2014 , 12:00pm - 4:30pm
The class with be held for 4 consecutive Saturdays in May. Students will dive deep into four specific areas of focus; Auditioning, Specific On Camera Exercises, Improv in a Scene: owning your character beyond the page, and a Class Pick/Guest Lecture/Wrap Up. The goal of the class is to prepare students to w...More Info
Cost: $265 Event Type: Performing Arts
Illinois State University
Stevenson Hall, Illinois State University
Normal IL, IL 61761
309.287.9240
Downtown Bloomington Association Farmers Market
May. 3, 2014 - Oct. 25, 2014 , 7:30 am- 12:00 pm
The Farmers Market is located on the Museum Square in Downtown Bloomington and offers consumers local foods, baked goods, and art every Saturday morning through October. WGLT will be back for their 4th Annual Good to Go Commuter Challenge Kick-Off. Sign-up will be available at the Market, along with bicycle valet cou...More Info
Cost: Free! Event Type: Family Friendly
Museum Square
block of N. Center to 100 block of W. Jefferson to 200 block of N. Main
Bloomington, IL 61701
309.829.9599
Fancy Nancy The Musical
May. 4, 2014 - May. 4, 2014 , 3 PM
Fancy Nancy and her friends, Bree, Rhonda, Wanda, and Lionel are going to be performing in their very first show, "Deep Sea Dances." Nancy is positive, that's fancy for 100 percent sure, that she and Bree will be picked to be mermaids. When another girl wins the coveted role of the mermaid, Nancy is stuck playing a dre...More Info
Cost: Adults $19 & Youth $13 Event Type: Family Friendly
Bloomington Center for the Performing Arts
600 N East St
Bloomington, IL 61701
866.686.9541 toll free
Tour Historic Ewing Manor
May. 5, 2014 - Oct. 27, 2014 , Mondays 4:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Tour the historic Ewing Manor, Sunset Hill, with trained docents to guide you through three floors of the Manor. This tour requires the ability to climb stairs. A $5 donation is suggested to help in the restoration of the Manor. Tours at Ewing are every Monday, May  October from 4-6 p.m. except Memorial and Labor d...More Info
Cost: Suggested donation $5.00 per person Event Type: Family Friendly
Ewing Cultural Center
48 Sunset Road
Bloomington, IL 61701
309.829.6333
Bloomington Massage Envy Grand Opening
May. 6, 2014 - May. 6, 2014 , 5:30 p.m - 7:30 p.m.
Massage Envy, the nations pioneer and largest massage therapy provider, is pleased to announce today the opening of a new concept, Massage Envy Spa located in Bloomington at the Shoppes at College Hills. Guests will experience exclusive healthy skin facials featuring Murad® products in addition to therapeutic massages...More Info
Cost: free Event Type: Other
The Shoppes at College Hills
314 N. Towanda Avenue, Suite 310
Normal, IL 61761
309.862.0900
History Reads Book Club
May. 6, 2014 - May. 6, 2014 , 7 PM
History Re.ads 2013 Picks Offers Something for Everyone. Rising Tide: The Great Mississippi Flood of 1927 by John M. Barry. Do you enjoy reading historical fiction, nonfiction, biographies, or local history? If you do, please join our History Reads book club, a joint program offered by the Museum and Bloomin...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Other
McLean County Museum of History
200 North Main
Bloomington, IL 61701
(309) 827-0428
Missouri Valley Conference Softball Championship
May. 6, 2014 - May. 10, 2014
Illinois State University will host the Missouri Valley Conference Softball Championships at Marian Kneer Softball Stadium....More Info
Event Type: Family Friendly
Marian Kneer Softball Stadium
Illinois State University
Normal, IL
Score Fore Kids Golf Outing to Benefit Children's Hospital of Illinois
May. 9, 2014 - May. 9, 2014 , Tee off at noon
HERES YOUR CHANCE TO KICK-START YOUR 2014 GOLF SEASON BY JOINING US FOR A GREAT DAY OF GOLF WHILE SUPPORTING A GREAT CAUSE&CHILDRENS HOSPITAL OF ILLINOIS, ...More Info
Cost: Please call for details Event Type: Recreation
The Den at Fox Creek, Bloomington IL
3002 Fox Creek Rd.
Bloomington, IL 61704
309-566-5671
Village of Downs Garage Sale Day
May. 9, 2014 - May. 10, 2014
There will be a "Welcome Center" in the park pavilion that will serve as a kick-off point for all the Village garage sales. There will be maps, water and refreshments for sale....More Info
Event Type: Family Friendly
Downs, IL
5K Grow & Go
May. 10, 2014 - May. 10, 2014 , 9:00 am
Celebrate Illinois farm families and the important role they play in putting food on your table. Hosted entirely on the grounds of the Illinois Farm Bureau, COUNTRY Financial and GROWMARK Headquarters on Towanda Avenue in Bloomington, the 5K course has a cross-country feel with well maintained grass, pavement and ...More Info
Event Type: Sports
Illinois Farm Bureau Headquarters
1701 Towanda Ave
Bloomington, IL 61701
309.557.2230
Constitution Trail 25th Anniversay Celebration
May. 10, 2014 - May. 10, 2014 , 10:00 am
Believe it or not, the Constitution Trail turns 25 this year - lets celebrate! Join us on Saturday, May 10 at 10:00 am at the Connie Link Amphitheatre in Normal. The celebration will kick off with the recognition of dignitaries, celebratory speeches, booths from trail advocacy groups and more. Various activities will ...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Family Friendly
Connie Link Amphitheatre
621 S. Linden St.
Normal, IL 61761
309.454.9595
DBA Farmers' Market on Museum Square
May. 10, 2014 - May. 10, 2014 , 8:30 AM
Museum opens early beginning at 8:30 a.m....More Info
Event Type: Other
McLean County Museum of History
200 North Main
Bloomington, IL 61701
(309) 827-0428
Star Wars Day
May. 10, 2014 - May. 10, 2014 , 1:00-3:00 PM
If you're a Star Wars fan, you don't want to miss this day! Meet authentic Star Wars reenactors! Don't forget to wear your Star Wars gear!...More Info
Cost: Free with Zoo Admission Event Type: Family Friendly
Miller Park Zoo
1020 S. Morris Ave.
Bloomington, IL 61701
309-434-2250
Redbird Baseball vs. Wichita State
May. 15, 2014 - May. 15, 2014 , 6:00pm ...More Info
Event Type: Sports
Duffy Bass Field
702 W. College Ave.
Normal, IL 61761
3094388000
Comedian Chris Bowers
May. 15, 2014 - May. 17, 2014
Chris Bowers is energy. His frenetic style keeps the audience engaged no matter what the subject matter. Bowers is a prolific writer so his material differs depending what he is thinking about at any given moment. His favorite jokes are what he calls "magic tricks for your brain", where he tells the audience something ...More Info
Cost: $10 - $15 Event Type: Performing Arts
Laugh House Comedy Club
108 E. Market Street
Bloomington, IL 61701
309.287.7698
The Odd Couple
May. 15, 2014 - May. 25, 2014 , 7:30 PM. Sundays at 2:30 PM
The uproarious Neil Simon comedy, The Odd Couple, comes to the Players stage in May. See how two mismatched roommates: the neat, uptight Felix Ungar and the slovenly, easygoing Oscar Madison endure living together in the same small New York apartment. The source for both the movie and the television show starring Jack ...More Info
Cost: Adult $14, Child $7, Senior, student, active military $12 Event Type: Performing Arts
Community Players Theatre
201 Robinhood Lane
Bloomington, IL 61705
309-663-2121
A Novel Night of Art & Jazz
May. 16, 2014 - May. 16, 2014 , 6-9pm
Bloomington Public Library will host A Novel Night of Art & Jazz from 6-9pm on Friday, May 16, on the librarys upper level. The event will include an evening of live jazz with Glenn Wilsons four-piece band, hors doeuvres catered by A. Renee, and viewing of the Librarys extensive McCurdy Art Collection which include...More Info
Cost: $15 each or 2 for $25 Event Type: Other
Bloomington Public Library
205 E Olive St
Bloomington, IL 61701
309 557-8991
Redbird Baseball vs. Wichita State
May. 16, 2014 - May. 16, 2014 , 6:00pm ...More Info
Event Type: Family Friendly
Duffy Bass Field
702 W. College Ave.
Normal, IL 61761
3094388000
Illinois Fusion Soccer Spring Shootout
May. 16, 2014 - May. 18, 2014
Illinois Fusion Soccer Club is hosting their annual spring tournament at Community Fields on Ireland Grove road. Around 160 soccer teams from throughout the Midwest will compete. The teams range from elementary school-aged to high school aged athletes....More Info
Event Type: Sports
Community Fields
Ireland Grove Road
DBA Farmers' Market on Museum Square
May. 17, 2014 - May. 17, 2014 , 8:30 AM
Museum opens early beginning at 8:30 a.m....More Info
Event Type: Other
McLean County Museum of History
200 North Main
Bloomington, IL 61701
(309) 827-0428
Endangered Species Day
May. 17, 2014 - May. 17, 2014 , 10:00AM-4:30AM
Chats every half hour on the endangered animals on exhibit at the Zoo....More Info
Cost: Free with Zoo Admission Event Type: Family Friendly
Miller Park Zoo
1020 S. Morris Ave
Bloomington, IL 61701
309-434-2250
Pooch Parade
May. 17, 2014 - May. 17, 2014 , 10:00am-2:00pm
Join us on Saturday, May 17th for Uptown Normals Pooch Parade & Pet Fair. Uptown opens its doors to its furry friends and their owners from 10am  2pm for a Pet Fair featuring pet oriented non profits, businesses and advocacy groups. Dress your pooch up in her most creative costume and participate in the parade at 11 ...More Info
Event Type: Family Friendly
Uptown Normal
11 Uptown Circle
Normal, IL 61761
309-454-9557
Prairie Aviation Museum 30th Anniversary Celebration
May. 17, 2014 - May. 17, 2014 , 5:00 pm to 11:00 pm
30th Anniversary Celebration, Cruise-In and Dance. 50's-60's Cruise-In and dance featuring Captain Rat and the Blind Rivets. Contact the museum or check our website for more details....More Info
Cost: $12.50 per person in advance, $15.00 at the gate Event Type: Family Friendly
Prairie Aviation Musuem
2929 East Empire Street
Bloomington, IL 61704
309.663.7632
Redbird Baseball vs. Wichita State
May. 17, 2014 - May. 17, 2014 , 1:00pm ...More Info
Event Type: Family Friendly
Duffy Bass Field
702 W. College Ave.
Normal, IL 61761
3094388000
Under the Dome Knit-In
May. 17, 2014 - May. 17, 2014 , 10 AM-1 PM
Grab your friends, needles, hooks and yarn and stop by the Museum to knit for a bit! Light refreshments will be provided. This program is free and open to the public....More Info
Event Type: Other
McLean County Museum of History
200 North Main
Bloomington, IL 61701
(309) 827-0428
Under the Dome Knit-In
May. 17, 2014 - May. 17, 2014 , 10 AM-1 PM
Knitting has been around for thousands of years and has had a long and rich history. To preserve the history of this ancient and traditional craft, the Museum welcomes all knitters and crocheters to come down and create charity items or work on your own project. Information about the Knitting for Victory: Knit Your...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Recreation
McLean County Museum of History
200 North Main
Bloomington, IL 61701
(309) 827-0428
Art Auction
May. 17, 2014 - May. 24, 2014 , During all open hours; auction closes at 2pm on May 24
The librarys circulating art collection is being disbanded and sold to the public via silent auction. This collection will be on display in the librarys Community Room from Saturday, May 17, until 2pm on Saturday, May 24. High bidders will be contacted between 2pm and 5pm on May 24. Any print not picked up by 5pm on ...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Family Friendly
Bloomington Public Library
205 E Olive St
Bloomington, IL 61701
309 557-8991
Dooley Park Car Show 23rd Annual Event
May. 18, 2014 - May. 14, 2014 , Registration: 11am to Noon  Awards at 3:00pm
DOOLEY PARK CAR SHOW 23rd ANNUAL EVENT - DOWNS, IL Sunday May 18th Registration: 11am to Noon  Awards at 3:00pm DASH PLAQUES FOR THE FIRST 100 VEHICLES! TROPHIES FOR THE TOP 50 VEHICLES IN SHOW! $12.00 Registration Fee if received by (05/12/14) $15.00 Day of Show! ANTIQUE  CLASSIC  NEW!!!  CARS  TRUCKS ...More Info
Cost: $12.00 Registration Fee if received by (05/12/14) $15.00 Day of Show! Event Type: Family Friendly
Dooley Park
211 S. Seminary
Downs , IL 61736
309-378-4391
Dooley Park Car Show
May. 18, 2014 - Aug. 18, 2014 , 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Live music will be provided by the band Protégé. Downs Boy Scout Troop #53 will provide food. Schwan's Quality Foods will be onsite to provide ice cream. ...More Info
Event Type: Family Friendly
Dooley Park
Downs, IL
Cemeteries and Graves: American Historical and Literary Perspectives
May. 20, 2014 - May. 20, 2014 , 7 PM
The Museum in partnership with the McLean County Genealogical Society is pleased to welcome Illinois historian and Distinquished Professor Emeritus at Western Illinois University, Dr. John Hallwas, who will present his program, Cemeteries and Graves: American Historical and Literary Perspectives. This program will be...More Info
Event Type: Family Friendly
McLean County Museum of History
200 North Main
Bloomington, IL 61701
(309) 827-0428
25th Annual Women of Distinction Awards Banquet
May. 22, 2014 - May. 22, 2014 , 5:30pm
Join us as we celebrate 25 years of ackowledging the influential women in our community!...More Info
Event Type: Other
Brown Ballroom, Illinois State University Bone Student Center
100 N. University St.
Normal, IL 61761
309-662-0461
DBA Farmers' Market on Museum Square
May. 24, 2014 - May. 24, 2014 , 8:30 AM
Museum opens early beginning at 8:30 a.m....More Info
Event Type: Other
McLean County Museum of History
200 North Main
Bloomington, IL 61701
(309) 827-0428
Evergreen Memorial Cemetery Memorial Day Weekend Event
May. 24, 2014 - May. 26, 2014
Come and view the Avenue of Flags placed to honor our Nation's veterans who have passed. Free historical tours. Refreshments available....More Info
Cost: FREE Event Type: Family Friendly
Evergreen Memorial Cemtery
302 East Miller Street
Bloomington, IL 61701
309-827-6950
Village of Downs Memorial Day Parade
May. 26, 2014 - May. 26, 2014
A parade on Memorial Day morning will kick off Memorial Day Recognition in the Village of Downs. The parade will take place to and from the cemetery starting at the American Legion....More Info
Event Type: Family Friendly
Downs, IL
Night for Sight
May. 29, 2014 - May. 29, 2014 , 6-9:30pm
This annual event is a fun-filled affair to support the Illinois Eye-Bank's mission to preserve and restore sight through transplantation, research, education and partnership. Join us for the black & white Night for Sight as we take you to the city of lights with a Parisian-themed evening including delicious cuisi...More Info
Cost: $60 Event Type: Other
Illinois State University Alumni Center
1101 N Main St
Normal, IL 61761
800.548.4703 x772
Comedian Shane Mauss
May. 29, 2014 - May. 31, 2014
Shane caught his big break when he was awarded Best Standup Comic at HBO's US Comedy Arts Festival in 2007. Comedy Central Presents: Shane Mauss debuted in 2010 and was accompanied by his first CD Jokes To Make My Parents Proud with Comedy Central Records, which was named in the Top 10 Albums of 2010 by Punchline Magaz...More Info
Cost: $10 - $15 Event Type: Performing Arts
Laugh House Comedy Club
108 E. Market Street
Bloomington, IL 61701
309.287.7698
Heyworth HeyDays
May. 29, 2014 - Jun. 1, 2014
The annual Heyworth HeyDays Festival in downtown Heyworth, Illinois is fun for the entire family. The carnival, great food and talented entertainment is enjoyed all weekend! ...More Info
Cost: N/A Event Type: Family Friendly
Downtown Heyworth
East Main Street
Heyworth, IL 61745
309-473-2811
DBA Farmers' Market on Museum Square
May. 31, 2014 - May. 31, 2014 , 8:30 AM
Museum opens early beginning at 8:30 a.m....More Info
Event Type: Other
McLean County Museum of History
200 North Main
Bloomington, IL 61701
(309) 827-0428
Whose Live Anyway?
May. 31, 2014 - May. 31, 2014 , 7:30 pm
Whose Live Anyway? is 90 minutes of hilarious improvised comedy and song all based on audience suggestions. Ryan Stiles, Greg Proops, Chip Esten and Jeff B. Davis leave their audiences gasping with the very witty scenes they invent before your eyes. Audience participation is the key to the show so bring your suggestion...More Info
Cost: $35/ $40/ $45/ $55 Event Type: Family Friendly
Bloomington Center for the Performing Arts
600 N. East St.
Bloomington, IL 61701
(309) 434-2787
International Music, Wine & Beer Festival
May. 31, 2014 - Jun. 1, 2014 , 11am to 11pm 5/31/14, Noon to 6pm 6/1/14
This festival features over 55 wines and 55 beers for tasting and purchase from around the world. Morton Community Bank is again our corporate glassware sponsor and the Lions Club will be providing food concessions with the proceeds going for charity. Artisan cheese sampling and sales will be by Ropp Jersey Cheese in t...More Info
Cost: $10-for 21 and over, $5 ages 12-20, under 12 free Event Type: Festival
Mackinaw Valley Vineyard & Winery
33633 State Route 9
Mackinaw, IL 61755
309-359-9463