Our Neighborhood

Located in downtown Bemidji the BCAC neighborhood is full of art, shopping, eating establishments, businesses, services and entertainment, all within easy walking distance.

While you are walking around, check out the Bemidji Sculpture Walk with murals and the kiosk project. Stop in and visit the Great River Gallery, Gallery North, Book World, Wild Hare Bistro and Coffee House, and Dunn Bros Coffee, all featured locations on the First Friday Art Walk.

Other things to do while you are downtown include taking in a play at the Paul Bunyan Playhouse, find out what’s up at the Headwaters School of Music and the Arts learn about the history of the area at the Beltrami County History Center and find fun for the whole family at the Headwaters Science Center. Need more information on what to see and do? Stop in at the Tourist Information Center, and visit with our Bemidji Area Chamber of Commerce and Visitors & Convention Bureau to find out more.

NEARBY: The BCAC also shares the shores of Lake Bemiji with Bemidji Lake State Park and Bemidji State University and just south of us is the Northwest Technical College and Oak Hills Christian College.

OTHER IMPORTANT SITES: City of Bemidji , Downtown Development Authority