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  • Illinois State University Homecoming

    Calling all Redbirds! It’s time to return to Bloomington-Normal and Illinois State University’s campus this weekend for the annual Homecoming celebration. Join the Jack Bataoel Real Estate Group for tons…

    Written by Jack Bataoel
  • Downs Haunted House Opening!

    October is here! Which means it’s finally time to get excited about fall favorites like pumpkin patches, corn mazes, and haunted houses. If you like being spooked, don’t miss out…

    Written by Jack Bataoel
  • Insane Inflatable 5k

    Are you up for something a little crazy and tons of fun? If so, then I have just the event for you: the Insane Inflatable 5k, which takes place this…

    Written by Jack Bataoel
  • Bed Blitz

    One of the things that makes Bloomington-Normal such a great place to live is its caring community. There are so many non-profit organizations, service groups, and individuals that try to…

    Written by Jack Bataoel
  • Labor Day Parade

    This year, the annual Labor Day Parade will take place on Monday, September 4th from 10 a.m. to noon. The Labor Day Parade is sponsored by the Bloomington and Normal…

    Written by Jack Bataoel
  • Sweet Corn Blues Festival

    What could possibly help soothe those back-to-school blues experienced by so many kids this week? Hopefully about 50,000 ears of corn will do the trick. This weekend take the kids…

    Written by Jack Bataoel
  • Bruegala

    Beer lovers rejoice! The 18th annual Bruegala is this weekend at the Corn Crib! Every year the Bloomington-Normal Jaycees organize Bruegala to help local charities. In the past five years,…

    Written by Jack Bataoel