What's In Our Backyard

Our backyard contains access to high quality healthcare, entertainment, education, and a well-insulated economy.  A place where you can relax on a day at the lake or catch any number of professional or college sports.  What's your interest?  There's a road to that!


For an additional look at what the Bloomington-Normal Area has to offer, check our the Bloomington-Normal Convention and Visitors Bureau.  Click BNCVB

Sports Teams
Professional Sports
  • Bloomington Thunder, Youth Hockey program, focusing on the development of 17 to 20 year olds that are either heading to college on scholarship or are seeking a place in the NHL draft.  It is not uncommon to see 10 NHL scouts at a game.
  • Bloomington Flex, Semi-Pro Basketball
  • Normal Cornbelters, Indpendent League Professional Baseball


Public Golf Courses
Tee to Green