In a recent survey conducted by an online real estate site, the city of Bloomington ranked as the ninth most exciting place in Illinois.
The research site looked at cities across the state including Chicago and then ranked them based on nightlife, music venues, and restuarants.
Members from the visitors bureau say it comes as no suprise.
Bloomington is centrally located and has great hospitality.
"We have exciting things going on all the time. Whether it's a festival or one of our attractions doing something. The nice thing about this area as well is the hospitality," commented Crystal Howard, Director of Bloomington-Normal Convention and Visitors Bureau.
The city of Bloomington looks forward to attracting more visitors with its upcoming season of festivals.
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