Event Category: Local Events

Red Hot Boom!

Red Hot Boom!

Mankato Symphony Orchestra, Radio Mankato, and the City of Mankato join together for 4th of July Fireworks. Get ready for the 2018 4th of July fireworks in Mankato!! This year’s annual Red Hot Boom 4th of July Fireworks Celebration will feature the Mankato Symphony Orchestra’s Rockin’ 4th of July concert — which will provide a…Continue Reading

Night to Unite

Night to Unite

Mankato-Save the date, and register online to host a neighborhood gathering for this year’s Night to Unite event from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., Tuesday, August 28. Night to Unite is held annually on the last Tuesday of August to allow for students from local universities to participate so neighbors get to know each other. Night to Unite is…Continue Reading

CADA COMMUNITY LISTENING SESSION

CADA COMMUNITY LISTENING SESSION

Committee Against Domestic Abuse (CADA) and Greater Mankato Area United Way are partnering to host a community listening session led by MN Men & Masculine Folks Network. This conversation is an opportunity to learn about ways of preventing sexual violence Men & Masculine Folks Mission: Fostering and creating a hub where men and masculine folks…Continue Reading

Radio Monday

Radio Monday

Come to Mankato MoonDogs home games starting June 25th to see your favorite radio personality throw out the ceremonial first pitch! Monday, June 25 – Hot 96.7 – Take in the music of today’s top hits with Hot 96.7 at the Frank. The first 500 fans will receive a MoonDogs hat courtesy of Community Bank. Monday, July 2 –…Continue Reading

LEEP Legends

LEEP Legends

Leisure Education for Exceptional People (LEEP) is holding the 4th annual LEEP Legends event to raise funds for recreation and sports programming for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities in the Greater Mankato region. This event is a celebrity softball game fundraiser, featuring LEEP Legends Kia vs KW Chevrolet and will be held at Franklin Rogers Park…Continue Reading

ST. PETER AREA VETERAN’S MEMORIAL DEDICATION

ST. PETER AREA VETERAN’S MEMORIAL DEDICATION

The St. Peter Area Veteran’s Memorial will be dedicated on July 1, 2018, at 2:00 pm, in Minnesota Square Park, at the corner of College and Minnesota Avenue. College Avenue will be blocked off during the Dedication from Minnesota Avenue, west to Third Street for audience convenience. Lawn chairs are encouraged. The Memorial has been…Continue Reading

LYRICAL FRAGMENTS BY DAVID ROGERS

LYRICAL FRAGMENTS BY DAVID ROGERS

Lyrical Fragments, works of art by David Rogers, explores the role that language has always played in his pursuits as a songwriter, designer, and visual artist. These passions stem from his early struggles with reading due to dyslexia. As he slowly became a reader, flashcards, word games, and large format books enabled Rogers to become…Continue Reading

2018 Solstice

2018 Solstice

Lineup and Schedule Friday, June 22 5:00 p.m. Gates + Food Trucks Open 6:00 p.m. See Thru Box Car* 6:30 p.m. Dave Sandersfeld 7:30 p.m. Cottonwood Special* 8:00 p.m. The Tony Flynn Project 9:00 p.m. Spiv-o* 9:30 p.m. Fat City All Stars   Saturday, June 23  11:00 a.m. Gates + Food Trucks Open  12:00 p.m.…Continue Reading

A DAY AT THE LAKE FOR VETERANS & THEIR SPOUSES

A DAY AT THE LAKE FOR VETERANS & THEIR SPOUSES

VINE Faith in Action is inviting all veterans and spouses or widowers of veterans, to East Lake Jefferson on Monday, June 18 to spend the day at the beautiful lake home of Mankato City Council Representative, Mark Frost, and his wife Jennifer.  Veterans can enjoy a pontoon or jet ski ride, lounge in the shade…Continue Reading

Healthy Relationships

Healthy Relationships

Maintaining healthy relationships as we age presentation Wednesday, June 20 at VINE On Wednesday, June 20 from 11 a.m. to noon, Bonnie Betts, Psy.D., a licensed psychologist with Mayo Clinic Health System, will discuss maintaining healthy relationships as we age at VINE Adult Community Center, 421 E. Hickory St. in Mankato. Dr. Betts will share…Continue Reading