Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Enjoy Spring Break in Bloomington, Ind.

Categories: press releases

February 24, 2015 

Media Contact:
Erin Erdmann, erin@visitbloomington.com, 812-355-7723

Bloomington, Ind. - Spring break isn't just for swim trunks and seashells. While many families head south for the sunshine, just as many choose to travel to exciting destinations throughout the country. And there's no city more perfectly suited for a spring break getaway than Bloomington, Indiana.

Home to the prestigious Indiana University, Bloomington offers the affordability of a Midwestern college town with the variety of a progressive cosmopolitan city. Families with children will love the list of the top ten reasons to visit Bloomington for spring break, including these highlights:

1. You won't come back looking like a lobster, and you can still enjoy the outdoors.
2. Affordable is our middle name.
3. We're known for our kid-friendly museums and special events just for kids.
4. Feeding the family at Bloomington restaurants is actually fun.

As one of the nation's top foodie cities with a renowned science museum and free events around every corner, spring break is the perfect time to explore this city that continually surprises visitors and impresses the media. A number of area hotels offer special lodging discounts during the season.

Everyone is invited to enter a contest to win a Bloomington Spring Break Getaway package that includes an overnight stay at a select Bloomington hotel, a $20 Downtown Bloomington Inc. gift certificate, a $25 Finch's Brasserie gift card, and a $10 Cafe Pizzaria gift card.

About Visit Bloomington: Visit Bloomington is the destination marketing organization for Bloomington and Monroe County, Indiana. Visit Bloomington works alongside local partners to deliver information on events, attractions and accommodations to future visitors, positively impacting the local economy and culture through tourism development. www.visitbloomington.com