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Blomquist Recreation Center

Open During Crown's Renovations

Date Day Area Hours of Operation
Sept 12 - Sept 14 Sat - Sun

Entire facility

8:00am – 6:00pm
Sept 15 Mon 

Entire facility

6:00am – 9:00pm

Blomquist GymnasiumA quarter of a million dollars was put toward the renovation of the Blomquist Recreation Center several years ago. Changes included new locker room facilities, new wooden flooring, conversion of a basketball court to a mirrored multipurpose fitness studio and conditioning area, as well as the addition of new cardiovascular and weight training equipment.


  • 1 hardwood fitness studio with mirrors 
  • 2 hardwood multipurpose courts marked for basketball, badminton, and volleyball 
  • Locker rooms with showers 
  • Lock checkout


  • Body Treks 
  • Lifecycles bikes, recumbent 
  • Stairmaster 4000PT 
  • Cybex selectorized strength training machines 
  • Star Trac treadmills 
  • Precor elliptical trainers 
  • Club Pro Ab Trainer


These directions lead to Sheridan Road, the main street through Northwestern's Evanston campus. Once you are on campus, go north on Sheridan to Foster, left on Foster. Blomquist is the second building on the right.


Blomquist Recreation Center
617 Foster Street
Phone: 847-491-7250