– It’s a memorable experience.

Fountain Square Ballroom

Located in the heart of Bloomington, this historic space has been transformed into one of the top places to host events of all kinds.

  • Accommodates up to 150 guests.
  • The spacious, and elegantly detailed room offers fascinating views of downtown.
  • Open floor plan makes it simple to accommodate various layouts and set ups for any event.
  • Adjoining kitchen makes it quick and easy to serve guest food and drinks.
  • Easy-to-access parking. Adjoining skywalk from the parking garage makes it convenient and is handicap accessible.
  • Affordable – All rates include the use of tables, chairs, room setup, and use of kitchen.
  • Popular destination for receptions, business and casual meetings or workshops, and more.

Unique Tip: Take the time to look up at the ceiling! It has been completely restored and hand-painted to match the original design from when it was a meeting hall for the Modern Woodmen of America fraternity.

Contact us for available dates and additional options.


Ballroom Pricing

  • Monday – Thursday $550
  • Friday $1,000
  • Saturday $1,200
  • Friday and Saturday $2,000
  • Sunday $600

For non-profit and Cook Employee rates, please contact the Events Manager.
*Sales tax will be applied to everything except the security deposit.


  • Room includes: tables, chairs, setup, and use of the kitchen.
  • Set up may begin six hours prior to the event (pending availability).
  • You may use an event caterer of your choice.
  • You may serve alcohol if you use a licensed bartender.
  • Except on Fridays and Saturdays, you must observe regular Fountain Square building hours. On Fridays and Saturdays, ballroom hours are extended to 11 pm.
  • All room bookings require a $250 deposit. This deposit is non-refundable if you book less than six months prior to the date of the event.
  • All events are subject to a $50 setup/cleaning fee.
  • Additional option: Dance floor: $250
  • Prices are subject to change.

Fountain Square Mall Ballroom Hours

  • Monday – Thursday 7:00 am – 9:00 pm
  • Friday & Saturday 7:00 am – 11:00 pm
  • Sunday 12:00pm – 7:00 pm