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PLANNING A SUCCESSFUL EVENT
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Voted the Best Value City in the US by Meetings & Conventions Magazine, Bloomington is one of Minnesota’s largest cities, just minutes from downtown Minneapolis, St. Paul and the International Airport. We offer all the advantages of a downtown without the hassle of expensive hotel prices or parking fees. For guest convenience, most Bloomington hotels provide free shuttle service to and from the airport and free transportation to Mall of America®. If your attendees drive, it’s even better. Parking is free throughout Bloomington.
You can choose from 38 hotels with more than 8,200 rooms, making Bloomington the source of the largest concentration of rooms in Minnesota. We can accommodate groups from 10 to 2,000. Bloomington hotels experienced hospitality employees are eager and ready to make your event memorable and most importantly successful.
Bloomington caters to many meetings and groups: Corporate, Sports, National Associations, State Associations, Government, Tours, Fraternal, Religious and Military. The Bloomington Convention & Visitors Bureau offers a wide array of personalized services for more successful and stress-free planning, meetings and events.
For unique experiences that rival some of the country’s top locales, Bloomington provides a dynamic mix of first-class attractions, vibrant restaurants and 38 hotels to choose. From an exhilarating walk in a wildlife refuge to a relaxing dinner at an exceptional restaurant, we’ve got you covered.
No visit to Bloomington would be complete without exploring Mall of America®, the country’s largest indoor retail and entertainment complex. 520 stores, including Macy’s, Nordstrom and Sears. 50 restaurants to satisfy every taste. Free parking, free shuttles, fabulous indoor entertainment and with no tax on clothing and shoes, make sure you leave a little extra room in your luggage for some great buys.
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Equipment rental, event production, and technical support, count on Avex to help you deliver a successful event!
Visit 6 top Twin Cities attractions, including Nickelodeon Universe, within 3 days and save.