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Monroe Convention Center

302 S. College Avenue
Bloomington, Indiana 47403

800Largest Group
10Meeting Rooms
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  • Our historic building at Third Street and College AvenueOur historic building at Third Street and College Avenue

  • Our largest room, The Great Room, is 8675 square feet.Our largest room, The Great Room, is 8675 square feet.



  • Our facility is home to beautiful local art.Our facility is home to beautiful local art.

















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Monroe Convention Center is the perfect place to host an unforgettable company event, association show, banquet or wedding in Bloomington, Indiana.

Not only does the Convention Center provide exceptional meeting space, our professional staff will assist you with the planning of your entire Bloomington, Indianaevent. We will coordinate the details of your event with our in-house catering and audio visual companies as well as other rental providers. Whether the event is a large trade show or an intimate wedding reception, our staff will add a professional touch to your event in Bloomington.

The building was originally built in 1923 as Graham Motor Sales and later became known as the Henry Ford Model T assembly plant and showroom. The building was transformed into the Convention Center in 1991 and in 2012 the center was remodeled and the interior was modernized. More details on this unique and modern Bloomington, Indiana event space can be found below.

Nearby Cities & Number of Miles:
Indianapolis - 50
Nearest Airport/ Number of Minutes:
5 miles / 15
Public Transportation Options:
Lyft
Uber
Metro/Public Transportation Proximity:
Within walking distance
Parking Onsite:
Yes
Parking:
Free
Parking Rate:
Free
Availability:
Year-round
Room Type(s):
Nearby Hotels
ADA Accessible:
Yes
Largest Group:
800
Number of Meeting & Event Rooms:
10
Largest Classroom Style:
400
Largest Theatre Style:
600
Largest Standing Reception:
800
Largest Seated Reception:
600
Rooftop Space Available:
No
Technology:
On-site Audio Visual Rental and Staging provided by Markey's Rental and Staging.
Onsite Wireless Internet:
Free
Wi-Fi In Meeting Space:
Yes
Wi-Fi In Meeting Space Cost:
Free
Onsite A/V Staff:
Yes
Food & Beverage:
Our in-house catering assures a memorable experience with delicious food, impeccable service, large menu selection, custom menu options and bar service.
Must Use In-house Catering:
Yes
Cultural Catering Available:
No
Alcohol Permitted:
Yes
Can Bring Own Alcohol:
No
Cannabis Industry Friendly:
Yes
Cannabis consumption permitted (outside):
No
Hourly Rental Rate:
N/A
Offers Non-profit Rates:
Yes
Phone:
812-336-3681
Ideally suited for:
Corporate Social Events
Expo/Competitions
Meetings/Conferences/Trainings
Reunions
Social/Special events
Wedding Ceremonies
Wedding Receptions




Event Spaces

Meeting RoomDescriptionsSquare Footage
Zabendon Room

1166
Hansen Room

1130
Zebendon/Hansen Rooms

2296
Cook Group West

805
Cook Group East

805
Cook Group West/East

1794
Ralph Rogers Board Room

864
Olcott Young Room

2600
Wiliam J. Finch Room

1350
The Great Room

10,121
Duke Energy Room West/East/Great Room

12,285

Catering

  • Catering Services
    Complete in-house catering available including Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, A la Carte, Bar Service and Hors D'oevres
    >>> menu (PDF)

Dining

  • Dining Services
    Dining services available from informal buffets to served dinners.
    >>> menu (PDF)

Technology

TypeDescription
Audio Visual Complete Audio Visual packages are available from Markey's Rental and Staging.

Talk to a Venue Specialist: 1-877-244-6110