Event Stories

Here are a few Greater Mankato Area event stories about what’s going on. There’s always something new happening!

Clothing on a Rack Outdoors

It’s a Flash Sale Weekend, Mad Hatter Style!

Stacy K leads us down the rabbit hole as she explores all the happenings this first weekend in June.
The Hub Food Park - Mankato, MN

Weekend Warriors Battle Memorial Day Weekend!

Stacy K, MankatoLIFE contributor, and her Weekend Warrior pals battle their way through Memorial Day weekend.
Cheryl Hammond's consignment space at Pond Road.

Cheryl Hamond – Furniture Flipping for All The Right Reasons

Cheryl Hamond, veteran furniture flipper, is one of the new vendors at the monthly occasional sale at Pond Road Market south of Mankato on Highway 22.
Merely Players Robin Hood - Mankato, MN

Robin Hood – Merely Players and Merry Men!

Merely Players Community Theatre is wrapping up their 2017-2018 season with a production of Robin Hood written by Larry Blamire.
Raw Fusion 2018 Fashion Show

Sweet Treats at the 2018 Raw Fusion Fashion Show

For the fourth year in a row mom and daughter, Cheryl and Alaena Klages, have partnered to work on an entry for the Mankato River Builders Association's Raw Fusion fashion show.
Mothers of Angels 2017 Painting Event

One Bright Star Mothers of Angels Painting Event

One Bright Star is hosting their annual Mothers of Angels Painting Event on Saturday, May 5th, 2018 at the Lake Crystal Area Recreation Center from 1-4 pm. The event is open to mothers who have lost a child, those who love them, and anyone in the community who wants to support them.
Photo by Don Lipps - The 507 Food Truck, Mankato, MN

The 507 Food Truck, Lobster Rolls, And A Park Dedicated To Food!

The 507 Food Truck will be serving Lobster Rolls and other treats at the seasonal opening of The Hub Food Park in Old Town Mankato.