The Root Cellar Lounge

Bloomington's Subterranean Watering Hole

Weekly Events:

Doors open at 9pm NO COVER

Every Wednesday
Dec 31st
- Join us for a very special addition of Dave' Karaoke. Instead of turning into pumpkins at midnight, we'll be turning into Dancing Fools as we change from karaoke to NO MERCY dance party at midnight! (free champagne at midnight, Limited) Party starts at 9pm. 
Karaoke w/ David Walter 11pm

Live music entertainment by
DEC 4th -  Root Soother

-Doors open at 9pm

Dance Parties - Doors open at 9pm
NOV 28th - NO MERCY 24 (Free-for-all Dance party) W/ Djs Big Fancy and the Waterbed Legend
Dec 5th - Riot Bootique (International, Nu-Disco, Funk Dance party) w/ DJs E-trash and Angst
Dec 12th - Club Sandwich 6 w/DJ EADE (house, hip-hop, club)
Dec 19th - Lose Yourself to Dance w/ DJ Party Ben

Dance Parties - Doors open at 9pm
Nov 29th - Shake Shack w/ DJ BONGO (oldies night)
Dec 6th - Teen Spirit w/DJ BONGO (90s night)
Dec 27th - Bust-a-Move w/ DJ Rip (dance hits from 1970 to current)

Live music entertainment by
Dec 7th - Early Life/ Drekka/ the Tourniquets
- Doors at 9pm NO COVER

Capacity: 85 guests

Music, food and friends can collide in swinging speakeasy style at the Root Cellar Lounge in the lower level of FARMbloomington. This venue can host a variety of events for those desiring a slightly funky, unique, and definately fun atmosphere.

The space is creatively decorated with Chef Daniel's assortment of Americana, including an extensive beer can collection and a keepsake wine bottle display commemorating Orr family celebrations. Artist Gretchen Sigmund has created a mural for one wall with a scene that is no ordinary picnic!

The Root Cellar has several underground spaces available for private events: the Wine Cellar, Limestone Room, Parlor & Case Room.  The entire space may also be rented for larger cocktail parties and events. From Live Jazz & Blues Bands, DJ Dance parties, Karaoke, Rock & Roll Cover Bands & more, the Root Cellar offers a wide variety of entertainment that is available for special events.

Check out our events calendar for what's happening in the Root Cellar on a weekly basis.

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Real Food for Real People

Offering the best of Indiana's bountiful produce, Chef Daniel Orr infuses his creations with tastes from around the world.

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The FARMbar Philosophy

At FARMbar we pride ourselves on using fresh local ingredients to create exciting fresh cocktails. Local beers and spirits? We've got 'em! Extensive wine list? We've got that too!

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The People Behind It All

Meet Chef Orr and the rest of the team that worked together to bring FARM to life.

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