BCAT Studio Floor

BCAT: Bloomington Community Access Television

BCAT is currently closed until further notice. Please contact staff via email with any questions during this time.

We have made the tough decision to cancel our Teen Video Boot Camp summer youth programs in June, July and August due to COVID-19. Please contact BCAT staff if you have any questions about the camps.
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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 Communications Specialist Ben Vinar using the contact information to the right.

Do you own a Roku or Apple TV device? You can now watch a live stream of our channel on the Cablecast Screenweave App!

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