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Catch a concert, baseball game or Broadway show

You'll have plenty of things to do when you make the Radisson your home away from home in Normal, IL, close to theatrical performances at Bloomington Center for the Performing Arts and Broadway shows at Braden Auditorium. If you love sports action, get your fill at the Illinois State University's Hancock Stadium, home of the Redbirds, and Heartland Community College's The Corn Crib stadium, where the Normal CornBelters and the Hawks play baseball. You can also see your favorite rock or country music performer at the U.S. Cellular Coliseum or visit the animals at Miller Park Zoo. For added convenience, our hotel is also just minutes from BMI airport and offers shuttle service so you can make your flight on time.

Stay busy with these great nearby attractions:

  • The Corn Crib (0.4 miles)
    If you love baseball, get in on the action at The Corn Crib, where the Normal CornBelters and Heartland Community College athletes claim home-field advantage. This multi-purpose stadium also welcomes concerts and special events.
    Phone: +1 (309) 454-2255
  • Challenger Learning Center (0.8 miles)
    Fun for all ages, the Challenger Learning Center aims to ignite interest in science, mathematics and engineering with interactive activities. Visitors can manipulate equipment, conduct experiments and solve issues in a space-like environment.
    Phone: +1 (309) 268-8700
  • Fairview Family Aquatic Center (1 mile)
    Escape the heat with a plunge down one of the five water slides at this nearby aquatic center, or play in one of the four pools.
    Phone: +1 (309) 454-9555
  • Hancock Stadium (1.6 miles)
    Pack your red sweatshirt and join the crowd at Hancock Stadium for Illinois State Redbird football!
    Phone: +1 (309) 438-0080
  • Bone Student Center's Braden Auditorium (1.7 miles)
    Enjoy Broadway shows, concerts, ballets and much more at this venue located on the campus of Illinois State University.
    Phone: +1 (309) 438-2222
  • Normal Theater (1.9 miles)
    This theater hosts independent, foreign and documentary films in a classic cinema setting. In addition to films, you can also see a concert, a comedy show or a lecture, held throughout the year.
    Phone: +1 (309) 454-9720
  • Children's Discovery Museum (2 miles)
    It's easy to spend hours at this family-focused attraction with three stories of hands-on educational exhibits relating to science and engineering to keep you entertained and engaged.
    Phone: +1 (309) 433-3444
  • Ewing Cultural Center (3.3 miles)
    Take a tour of Ewing Manor or see a play at this center located on the Sunset Hill estate in Bloomington. During your visit, be sure to stroll through the beautiful gardens. 
    Phone: +1 (309) 438-6333
  • Bloomington Center for the Performing Arts (3.6 miles)
    This restored theater offers year-round entertainment, from plays and pop concerts to musical and theatrical performances.
    Phone: +1 (309) 434-2777
  • Castle Theatre (3.9 miles)
    When you're feeling like a night of music, head to this historic building that houses a stage and two full bars. Be sure to take notice of the interesting architecture, which includes gilded columns, ornate friezes and Art Deco-inspired chandeliers.
    Phone: +1 (309) 820-0352
  • McLean County Museum of History (3.9 miles)
    At this attraction, browse through seven exhibit galleries that display 19,000 artifacts plus peruse a collection of rare reference books and documents that lend insight into the history of McLean County.
    Phone: +1 (309) 827-0428
  • Interstate Center (4 miles)
    Dog shows, live expos, festivals and trade shows dominate the calendar at this expansive venue. 
    Phone: +1 (309) 663-6497
  • Pepsi Ice Center (4 miles)
    Take ice skating lessons at this complex or catch a Illinois State University hockey game or a figure-skating competition.
    Phone: +1 (309) 434-2737
  • U.S. Cellular Coliseum (4 miles)
    Be within minutes of rock and country music concerts, family shows like Sesame Street Live and comedy acts at U.S. Cellular Coliseum.
    Phone: +1 (309) 434-2843
  • Miller Park Zoo (4.6 miles)
    Spend the day at Miller Park Zoo, home to hundreds of animals, a carousel and special events that cater to visitors of all ages. Don't miss the daily animal feeding demonstrations.
    Phone: +1 (309) 434-2250

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