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.
Pelicans - Eagle Lake, MN

Photo Album – Four-Footed and Winged Mankato Area Wildlife

Creatures that go on two feet, four feet and wings are all enjoying the overdue arrival of spring. Here are a handful of Mankato area wildlife photos to encourage you to get out and explore!
Photo by Don Lipps - Pay What You Can Acting Class participants (from left to right) Isabella Owens, Cadence Smith, Jill Fischer, Michelle Parsneau, and Christi Smith join instructor Amanda Joy Hauman for a time of learning and fun!

Pay What You Can Drop-In Acting Class!

Pay What You Can Drop-In Acting classes are sponsored by The Intrepid Theater Project in Mankato and take place in the Twin Rivers Council for the Arts Emy Frentz building.
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.
Michael Cimino - South Riverfront Mural

Michael Cimino And The Journey To Public Art

Artist Michael Cimino of St. Peter has been busy leaving his mark on Mankato public spaces with several high-profile murals as well as many other, less visible, works.
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.
A walk in Rasmussen Woods

Rasmussen Woods – One of Mankato’s Best-Kept Secrets?

Nestled between residential neighborhoods and busy city streets at the foot of Stadium Road hill you can explore habitats including woodlands, meadows, limestone cliffs, ponds, marshes and creeks.