The Root Cellar Lounge

Bloomington's Subterranean Watering Hole

Weekly Events:

Live music entertainment by 
Fresh Fest (Live Hip Hop Showcase)
Sept 2nd
Doors open at 9pm NO COVER

Every Wednesday
"What do you know" Trivia
Games at 8pm & 9:30
Karaoke with David Walter 11pm

Live music entertainment by 
Aug 28th  live music w/ 9D's/COOL RANCH
Sept 4th David James/ Cresent Ulmer
-Doors open at 9pm

Dance Parties - Doors open at 9pm
Aug 29th Riot Boutique (domestic and international music designed to make you dance) EDM
Sept 5th Prince vs Michael dance party

Dance Parties - Doors open at 9pm
Aug 30 Bust-a-Move w/ DJs Rip and Tig (90's Pop Hip Hop)
Sept 6th MEGA 80s Night w/ DJ Bongo Von Zipper FREDDIE MERCURY NIGHT!!! BRING YOUR MUSTACHE!!!


Live music entertainment by
Sept 14th Fly Painted Feathers/ My Dad/ Dust From 1000 yrs/ Perfect Teeth
- 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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Spice up your life with the global flavors Chef Daniel loves to use in the kitchen.

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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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