Curfew

Bloomington enforces curfew hours for minors.

Under 12 years of age

  • Sunday - Thursday: Home by 9 p.m.
  • Friday - Saturday: Home by 10 p.m.

12 - 14 years of age

  • Sunday - Thursday: Home by 10 p.m.
  • Friday - Saturday: Home by 11 p.m.

15 - 17 years of age

  • Sunday - Thursday: Home by 11 p.m.
  • Friday - Saturday: Home by midnight.

There are exceptions for employment, school, religious observances, sponsored recreational activities, emergencies, errands at the direction of a parent or guardian and engaging in activities protected by the First Amendment.

The law applies if the child is any public place after these hours including walking, biking, and driving a vehicle and continues through the night until 5 a.m. the following day.