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We visit Bloomington often and try to catch a concert when we do. The Bluebird is throwback venue... read more

Reviewed December 10, 2017
Craig S
Prospect, Kentucky

Just a quick trip out to catch live music. Low ceilings and bad lighting but they always have good... read more

Reviewed August 16, 2017
Indianapolis, Indiana
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Jul 16, 2018
“Great place for music`”
Jun 27, 2018
“Fantastic, small club”
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Reviewed July 16, 2018

We went there for our 1st time to see our fav band and it was great! Staff was very nice. Drinks are very pricey but other than that we had a great time!

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed June 27, 2018

I caught venerable indie rockers Guided By Voices at the Bluebird in June, 2018 and came away totally impressed by the club. I can't imagine a better small venue in which to see a band). The actual stage and "pit" area isn't much larger than...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed February 21, 2018

We also went to the Bluebird Café on a Sunday evening. We could not get over a new girl band called HONEY COUNTY that flew in from California to play. We saw them again at the LISTENING ROOM. All three of them put on a...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed December 10, 2017

We visit Bloomington often and try to catch a concert when we do. The Bluebird is throwback venue where you can hear some of the best up and coming entertainers. We saw Sundy Best and absolutely loved them! Thank you Bluebird for the fun evening!

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Craig S
Reviewed August 16, 2017 via mobile

Just a quick trip out to catch live music. Low ceilings and bad lighting but they always have good bands that pass through the area.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank FunnyBizzo
Reviewed May 3, 2017

Welp, first, let me say the venue is a neat little place with a decent space for shows. Three bars give you plenty of places to get drinks without it getting crazy. Acoustics pretty solid. They get great bands. However...we got tickets to see my...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

I was at the Bluebird for a concert recently and thought the venue was pretty cool but definitely college-townish. The concert area is relatively small for a band of any renown so it could be very cramped and warm depending on who you are there...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank ANR_78
Reviewed March 11, 2017

I think your experience at the BlueBird depends on the group or event. Got tickets to see The Record Company & Jamestown Revival (both put on AMAZING shows!) and the audience was mixed age college crowd of course but also many people 30s - 40s...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank aebush2017
Reviewed February 26, 2017

Traveled several hours to see a band in a historic venue. Met a sellout crowd, which in this case surely breaks all laws for crowd size, maximum capacity and fire safety. Standing room only unless you were fortunate to reserve one of the few tables....More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank local_diner27
Reviewed May 16, 2016

We visited the Bluebird to see Ricky Skaggs. It was an excellent concert. We were able to grab great seats. The concert was fabulous and the staff at the Bluebird are very friendly.

Date of experience: May 2016
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Response from Roz411 | Reviewed this property |
For the show I believe so but for drinks with alcohol no.