Bloomington, Minnesota dates back to the mid-1800's, but don't worry: this exciting community is full of fun and modern surprises. Located in southern Hennepin County, Bloomington is just 20 minutes away from the St. Paul International Airport and 15 minutes south of the University of Minnesota.
If you're looking for a peaceful place to live and possibly be active in the community, Bloomington is the perfect place to settle down. The City of Bloomington hosts several events that are presented by their Arts and Recreation Department. Bring the family out during summer time to Moir Park to enjoy concerts, dancing, and other exciting activities. The city also offers free summer evening concerts at the Normandale Lake Bandshell where you can savor family-friendly attractions such as the Continental Ballet, Jazz on the Prairie Big Band, and The Groove Merchants. On Wednesday nights, you can stroll through the summer market in the East lot at Bloomington Civic Plaza or catch a popular movie under the stars at Wright's Lake Park.
If you want to explore the sites around Bloomington, you're just a short drive away from some amazing landmarks. Six and a half miles to the east is the 14,000-acre Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge. For the golfer in your life, Braemer Golf Course can be found in southwest Edina in Braemar Park and boasts of 500 acres of rolling hills and scenic lakes.
Get ready for the shopping experience of your life at the Great Mall of America. With over 500 stores and over 50 restaurants to dine in, it’s a shop-a-holic’s dream. SEA LIFE Minnesota Aquarium is just beneath the mall, and here you'll view the mysteries of the deep. Located in the center of the mall, Nickelodeon Universe is a seven-acre indoor amusement park offering up thrills for kids of all ages.
If you're looking for somewhere to call home, look no further than Bloomington, MN. The prime location and active lifestyle that it offers are unparalleled. The Covington Apartment Homes offered by Weidner is a safe, modern, and conveniently located complex where you can start your new adventure in Bloomington. Contact Weidner Apartment Homes today to see how we can help you find your new home!