For the seventh consecutive year, Illinois State Athletics will host the “Taste of Redbirds” event in Horton Field House prior to the Illinois State-Bradley men’s basketball game on Doug Collins Court at Redbird Arena. This year’s event will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 30.

Admission to the event is free, but tickets are needed for the food and beverage, which will be provided by Bloomington-Normal-area restaurants and vendors. The Reggie Fun Zone, which will include inflatables and a climbing wall from Upper Limits, will be set-up in the field house. The Alamo II will also be on hand with discounted Redbird merchandise for sale.

For more information on the “Taste of Redbirds,” go online to or call (309) 438-3636. Tickets for the Illinois State-Bradley game are available by calling Redbird Arena Ticket Office at (309) 438-8000.