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BCAT: Bloomington Community Access Television


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Operating Hours

Our operating hours are as follows:

  • Monday - Thursday, 4 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Every other Friday, 2 - 7 p.m.
  • Every other Saturday, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. 

    (with variability based on holidays) Please check the Google calendar for most up to date hours.

    Check the BCAT16 Google Calendar for our up to date schedule.

Welcome to Bloomington Community Access Television! BCAT is a community media center based in Bloomington, MN. Residents can become members of the facility, take production classes in studio, digital camera, and post-production editing, and learn how to create their very own television show that will air on our local cable channels! Find out more information about BCAT here


Interested in learning more? Contact BCAT Staff using the contact information to the left.

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Do you own a Roku®, Apple TV®, or Amazon Fire TV device? You can now watch a live stream of our channel on the Cablecast OTT & Mobile Streaming Apps!


BCAT Rules of Operation

The purpose of BCAT is to provide residents and organizations a means to produce a wide variety of cable television programs about their experiences and interests. More specifically, the operation strives:

  • To facilitate, promote, coordinate and assist public service community programming of interest or benefit to the citizens of Bloomington; and
  • To inform members of the community of the potential services and benefits of cable television communications in Bloomington; and
  • To provide training, resources and technical assistance that will make cable television facilities more accessible to the citizens of Bloomington as a non-commercial means of communication

Read the full Rules of Operation for Bloomington Community Access Television