6/6/24 - 6/8/24


IU Arts & Humanities Council

Granfalloon Festival

What a time to be alive

location_on Multiple Venues
Granfalloon Keynote: A Conversation with Carl Bernstein
Thu, Jun 6, 2024
7 pm
Young@Heart Chorus: In Concert
Fri, Jun 7, 2024
7 pm
Family Friendly Triple Feature
Sat, Jun 8, 2024
10 am
Granfalloon Main Stage Concert w/Sleater-Kinney- Pit
Sat, Jun 8, 2024
5 pm
Granfalloon Main Stage Concert w/Sleater-Kinney- Premium Side Stage
Sat, Jun 8, 2024
5 pm

Presented by the IU Arts and Humanities Council and inspired by legendary Hoosier author Kurt Vonnegut Jr., Granfalloon brings together musicians, artists, thinkers, and good people from all walks of life for a celebration of art, ideas, and community. Click HERE for a full list of events including the ones not happening at or ticketed by the Buskirk-Chumley Theater.

Granfalloon Keynote: A Conversation
with Carl Bernstein-
 Thursday, June 6, 7pm 
Young@Heart Chorus: In Concert-
 Friday, June 7, 7pm 
Family Friendly Triple Feature- Saturday, June 8, 10am-4pm 
Granfalloon Main Stage Concert w/Sleater-Kinney- Saturday, June 8,  5pm (see below)

The Granfalloon Main Stage Concert will take place outdoors on East Kirkwood Avenue* across from the Graduate Bloomington and will feature musical performances by Sleater-Kinney, The Linda Lindas, and My Son the Hurricane. There are three ways to enjoy the Granfalloon’s highlight musical event: 

  1. Pit Tickets – For the super-fan. Pit tickets provide front and center stage area access and an exclusive festival poster. Adult Pit Tickets are $60 and Student/Youth Pit Tickets are $45 (w/ID).
  2. Premium Side Stage Tickets – The comfort option. Premium Side Stage tickets provide access to the side stage area and Graduate Rooftop, exclusive restroom facilities, unique beverage options plus a complimentary drink, and an exclusive festival poster. Premium Side Stage Tickets are $100.
  3. Free and Easy – The Main Stage Concert is free and open to the public. Please join us out on the street to soak in the vibes and visit our festival booths. No ticket needed.

Will-Call: Will-call for Pit Tickets and Premium Side Stage Tickets can be picked up an at the Buskirk-Chumley Theater box office until 6:30pm the day of the concert. After that your will-call tickets will move to the check in booths at the entrance of the pit and side stage for pick up and will be available again at 7pm. Pick up your tickets early and skip the line!

Posters and access passes can be claimed on the day of the festival at the Home Base booth with ticket in hand. Please grab your ticket from will-call before going to the booth. No posters are available at the Buskirk-Chumley Theater.

*In the event of inclement weather, the Main Stage Concert will be moved to the IU Musical Arts Center. Pit and Premium Side Stage tickets will be honored. Free GA tickets will be given on first come, first served basis. Please check the festival website and social media pages for timely updates. 

This event is supported in part by the IU Office of the Provost and Executive Vice President, IU Research, and IU Libraries. The Granfalloon Festival is supported in part by a number of generous community organizations, including Graduate Bloomington, Visit Bloomington and the City of Bloomington. 

Line ups are subject to change. There are no refunds.