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Local Family Fun

09.19.13 | kids

    There is a lot of ways for families to have fun in Bloomington!

    Parks with playgrounds:

    Broadview Park: 704 W. Graham Dr.
    Building Trades Park: 619 W. Howe St.
    Crestmont Park: 1100 N. Illinois St.
    Park Ridge East: 4221 E. Morningside Dr.
    Schmalz Farm Park: 3010 E. Daniel St.

    Parks with walking trails:

    Bryan Park: 1001 S. Henderson St.
    Flatwoods Park: Flatwoods Rd., Richland
    Karst Farm Park: 5200 W. Airport Rd.
    Lower Cascades Park:
    2851 N. Old State Rd. 37
    Olcott Park: 2300 E. Canada Dr.
    Sherwood Oaks Park: 1600 E. Elliston Dr.
    Southeast Park: 1600 Sycamore Ct.
    Winslow Woods Park: 2120 S. Highland Ave.

    State Parks:

    Brown County State Park: 1810 State Road 46 E, Nashville, IN ‎

    McCormick's Creek State Park: 250 McCormick Creek Park Rd, Spencer

    Spring Mill State Park: 3333 Indiana 60, Mitchell, IN ‎

    Monroe County Public Library
    Hours: Monday-Thursday 9:00am - 9:00pm
                 Friday 9:00am - 6:00pm
                 Saturday 9:00am - 5:00pm
                 Sunday 1:00pm - 5:00pm

    Monroe County YMCA
    Hours: Monday-Saturday 5:00am - 10:00pm
                 Sunday 8:00am - 10:00pm

    Other local recreation ideas to check out

    Banneker Center:
    Cardinal Stage Company:
    Bloomington United Gymnastics School:
    Bloomington Parks & Recreation:

    Local Restaurant Deals

    Please Note: Deals may change without notice. Please, call before heading out to eat!


    • Bob Evan's - Free kids' meal with each adult entree purchase.
    • Chili's - Kids eat free.
    • DeAngelo's - $1.50 pizza for kids 10 and under.
    • Fazoli's - Kids enjoy crafts, games, food, & fun from 5:00pm-8:00pm.
    • Penn Station -  Free kids' meal for each sub, fries, and drink that you purchase. (Deal offered from 5:00pm - close.)


    • Papa Johns -  $9.99 Any size pizza up to 5 toppings

    All Weekend

    • Steak 'n Shake -1 Free kids' plate for every $8 spent

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