Located in the lush rolling hills of south-central Indiana, Bloomington welcomes all to discover its’ diverse and rich culture.
Home to one of the most beautiful campuses in the country, Indiana University plays host to the Big Ten athletics, as well as world class arts like the nationally ranked IU Jacobs School of Music, the fantastic IU Theatre, the IU Art Museum, and distinguished gems like the Lilly Library and the Kinsey Institute.
Inspired by the lofty endeavors of the university, the rest of the city seems to have adopted the same vibrant devotion to the arts. Experience the unique essence flourishing in the art galleries, museums, theaters, music venues, night clubs, and in cultural attractions such as the Tibetan Mongolian Buddhist Cultural Center, and with lively local events such as the Lotus World Music Festival and the 4th Street Festival of the Arts.
When it comes to the culinary arts, Bloomington has you covered. Sample diverse gastronomical delights in over 100 independent restaurants and discover why Bloomington was named one of the best small towns for food in a USA Today & Rand McNally competition last summer. From Ethiopian to Irish and everything in between, the culinary scene will tantalize your taste buds with inspired dishes from around the globe. Compliment the perfect meal with award winning wine from the local vineyards, or a finely crafted lager from one of the three fantastic breweries.
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