Mankato Cookout 2018

2018 Kiwanis Mankato Cookout Promises Smokey Goodness!

2018 Mankato Cookout barbecue competition is being held at Land of Memories Park Saturday and Sunday, June 9th and 10th.
Ralph The Moose - Mankato, MN Sculputure Walk 2018

Cityart’s 2018 Walking Sculpture Tour

The 2018 Walking Sculpture Tour is now in place so here's a teaser to encourage you to get out and see it for yourself!
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.
Photo by Rick Pepper - The swinging bridge offers a lot of character for photo ops.

Wildwood County Park – Hidden Gem Just North of St. Clair!

Wildwood County Park, located just north of St. Clair, is one of the Mankato area's best kept secrets.
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!

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.