Bloomington 3-Day Summer Itinerary

Bloomington, MN CVB

Spice up your summer with fun in Bloomington, Minnesota. A three-day getaway is just enough time to hit the highlights in Bloomington but there will always be something to explore that leaves you wanting more. Read on for the perfect itinerary for your trip so all you have to do is have a good time: https://www.bloomingtonmn.org/things-to-do/itineraries/summer-things-to-do

  • The Fair on 4

    Have some night time fun at The Fair on 4, Mall of America’s newest attraction. With go-karts, hammerschlagen, axe throwing and tasty state fair-inspired foods and beverages, it will for sure be a place to end your getaway with a bang.

    August 11, 2022
  • Nickelodeon Universe®

    Enjoy some thrilling rides for an afternoon at Nickelodeon Universe®. The theme park's 27 rides include Diego's Rescue Rider, Fairly Odd Coaster, and Swiper's Sweeper, and visitors of all ages will find something to love here.

    August 11, 2022
  • SEA LIFE at Mall of America

    At SEA LIFE® at Mall of America, you'll feel like you are diving deep into the ocean with marine creatures of all kinds. Be wowed by the sharks and see your familiar friends, the clownfish and the blue tang. The little ones will have fun too, with hands-on learning in the Rockpool.

    August 11, 2022
  • Lela

    Enjoy a delicious meal at Lela, located within the Sheraton Bloomington Hotel and known for their upscale atmosphere and fresh pasta.

    August 11, 2022
  • Hyland Lake Park Reserve Visitor Center

    Hit the water and rent a canoe, kayak, stand-up paddle board or paddle boat at Hyland Lake.

    August 11, 2022
  • Normandale Lake Park

    At Normandale Lake, you'll have a peaceful bike ride around a small, picturesque body of water that is unencumbered by the motorboats of larger lakes.

    August 11, 2022
  • Fiddlehead Coffee - Bloomington

    Head to Fiddlehead Coffee Company for a cup of joe and a taste of Bloomington's charm to really start your day on the right foot.

    August 11, 2022
  • Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge—Bloomington Education and Visitor Center

    Start the day with a sunrise hike at the Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge, one of only 14 Regional Priority Urban Wildlife Refuges in the nation.

    August 11, 2022
  • Cedar + Stone, Urban Table

    Cedar + Stone, Urban Table's farm-fresh, elevated meals in a luxurious atmosphere will immediately make you say, “ahhh… vacation…”.

    August 11, 2022
  • Mall of America®

    Mall of America is the highlight of Bloomington and a must-see. Spend the rest of the afternoon shopping at the Mall's 520+ stores, including new spots like Nectar Bath Treats, Purple Mattress, and ALAND. Be sure to check out The Community Commons, a collective space for local small businesses and entrepreneurs, and stop by attractions like Moose Mountain Adventure Golf, The Escape Game, or FlyOver America.

    August 11, 2022