Bloomington Cultural Festival


  • Saturday, October 12, 2019 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Join us for this free inaugural event! Multicultural food, crafts, face painting, henna tattoos, activities, performances, wildlife education and more!

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Schedule of events

  • 1 p.m.: Face painting, henna tattoos, crafts, food, free reusable water bottles throughout the day, (while supplies last)
  • 1:30 p.m.: Hmong Dancers
  • 2 p.m.: Aztec Dancers
  • 2:30 p.m.: Wild Bird Show, session 1
  • 3 p.m.: Wild Bird Show, session 2
  • 3:30 p.m.: Nature Walk, group 1
  • 4:00 p.m.: Nature Walk, group 2

Parking is limited. Carpooling, biking, walking, using Metro Transit is encouraged. Metro Transit Blue Line: American Boulevard Station. Overflow parking available at Crown Plaza and Hilton Hotel.

This event is organized by Together Bloomington, and is a Creative Spark project commissioned by City of Bloomington in partnership with Artistry. Special thanks to the Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge and the Raptor Center for their support.

Together Bloomington's mission is to increase community civic involvement, be a voice in civic affairs affecting our community, promote social, cultural, recreational, and educational opportunities in Bloomington, and for people of Bloomington to come together to make Bloomington an even better place. Learn more about Together Bloomington at or visit Together Bloomington on Facebook.

Learn more about Creative Placemaking and our Creative Spark program at


Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center
3815 American Blvd E
Bloomington, MN 55425
United States