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Upcoming events this week:

52nd Annual Vikings Training Camp
When: July 24th – August 8th
Where: MSU, Mankato

Blue Earth County Fair
When: July 27th – 30th
Where: Blue Earth County Fair Grounds | 340 Fair Grounds Street, Garden City

W;t – Merely Players and Mayo Clinic Health System
Mayo Clinic Health System and Merely Players Community Theatre collaborate to explore empathy in medicine with Margaret Edson’s 1999 Pulitzer Prize winning play “W;t”.
When: July 27-29 @ 7:30 p.m.
Where: The Mankato Event Center | 12 Civic Center Plaza, Mankato

Humbird
When: July 28th @ 6:00 p.m.
Where: Mankato Brewery | 1119 Center Street, North Mankato

Tesla
When: July 28th @ 6:30 p.m.
Where: Verizon Event Center | 1 Civic Center Plaza, Mankato

Karaoke
When: July 28th @ 8:30 p.m. – 12:30 a.m.
Where: The Loose Moose Saloon & Conference Center | 119 South Front Street, Mankato

Dan Duffy Orchestra
When: July 28th @ 6 – 9 p.m.
Where: The Wow!Zone | 2030 Adams Street, Mankato

Mitch Goudy & Diana Upton Hill
When: July 28th @ 6:30 – 9:30 p.m.
Where: Chankaska Creek Ranch & Winery | 1179 East Pearl Street, Kasota

Bourbon Street Duo
When: July 29th @ 6:30 – 9:30 p.m.
Where: The Wow!Zone | 2030 Adams Street, Mankato

Zachary Scot Johnson
When: July 28th @ 6:00 – 8:30 p.m.
Where: Indian Island Winery | 18018 631st Avenue, Janesville

Ultrasonic Duo
When: July 29th @ 5:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Where: Indian Island Winery | 18018 631st Avenue, Janesville

LoyolaPalooza
When: July 29th @ 5:30 –11:00 p.m.
Where: Loyola| 145 Good Counsel Dr, Mankato

Ian Hilmer
When: July 29th @ 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.
Where: The Plaza | Downtown, Mankato

Ez Jazz Trio
When: July 29th @ 6:30 – 9:30 p.m.
Where: Chankaska Creek Ranch & Winery | 1179 East Pearl Street, Kasota

Drawn to the Sky
When: July 29th @ 7:00 – 9:00 p.m.
Where: Coffee Hag | 329 N Riverfront Dr, Mankato

Paul Stewart
When: July 30th @ 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Where: Pub 500 | 500 South Front Street, Mankato

 

Reoccurring Events:

Free Poker at Pub 500
Pub 500 hosts a free Texas Hold’Em tournament every Monday night. Sign up begins at 6:00 p.m. and the cards are dealt at 7:00 p.m. Play for weekly prizes!
When: Every Monday @ 7pm
Where: Pub 500 | 500 South Front Street, Mankato

Karaoke
Karaoke with Dion every Monday and Wednesday night. Karaoke starts at 10pm and kitchen is open 2pm until midnight. Come grab some food and drinks and sing a song or two!
When: Every Monday @ 11 p.m. -2 a.m.
Where: The Square Deal | 521 South Front Street, Mankato

Trivia at The Square Deal
The Square Deal hosts trivia every Tuesday.
When: Every Tuesday @ 7:30 p.m.
Where: The Square Deal | 521 South Front Street, Mankato

Trivia with Stunt
Join Stunt at Buster’s Sports Bar & Grill every Tuesday night for live trivia. There are five rounds of trivia each night, 10 questions each with prizes to highest score!
When: Every Tuesday @ 9-11pm
Where: Buster’s Sports Bar & Grill | 1325 Madison Ave, Mankato

Open Mic Night at Pub 500
Time with an audience for new and established artists. Hosted by Betty and Ocho.
When: Every Tuesday @ 9pm – 12am
Where: Pub 500 | 500 South Front Street, Mankato

Trivia
New Bohemia hosts trivia every Wednesday. Give aways include, gift cards, beer swag, and much more!
When: Every Wednesday @ 7:30pm
Where: New Bohemia | 12 Civic Center Plz, Ste 1715a, Mankato

Trivia with Stunt
Join Stunt at Bradley’s on Stadium every Wednesday night for live trivia. There are five rounds of trivia each night, 10 questions each with prizes to highest score!
When: Every Wednesday @ 10pm – 12am
Where: Bradley’s on Stadium | 1600 Warren Street, Mankato

Karaoke
Karaoke with Dion every Monday and Wednesday night. Karaoke starts at 10pm and kitchen is open 2pm until midnight. Come grab some food and drinks and sing a song or two!
When: Every Wednesday@ 11 p.m. -2 a.m.
Where: The Square Deal | 521 South Front Street, Mankato

Ridley Farm Animal Program
Join us every Thursday night and learn something new about farm animals.
When: Every Thursday @ 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Where: Children’s Museum of Southern Minnesota | 224 Lamm Street, Mankato

Tacos & Trivia
We’ll feature 5 rounds of trivia questions (10 per round). Come as an individual or team up. We’ll have the taco bar set up for only 6.75 per person. Happy hours and drinks specials will apply. Prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place as well as random bonus prizes. You won’t want to miss out! This is a FREE event!
When: Every Thursday @ 6:30 – 8:30pm
Where: The Loose Moose Saloon & Conference Center | 119 S Front Street, Mankato

Busters Thursday Roll-Ins
A very laid-back fun time of looking at classic and unique cars in Mankato and surrounding areas. We usually get 80 to 150 cars every week and have great prizes, food, and drinks
When: Every Thursday @ 7 – 8 p.m.
Where: Busters Bar & Grill | 1325 East Madison Avenue, Mankato

Thursday Live Trivia at Pub 500
Bring a team for free fun and great prizes!
When: Every Thursday @ 8-10pm
Where: Pub 500 | 500 South Front Street, Mankato

Jake Palmer Karaoke
Come to Westwood on Lake Washington every Friday for an evening of karaoke with Jake Palmer.
When: Every Friday @ 8pm – 12am
Where: Westwood Marina | 1400 Lake Washington Access Road, Kasota

Vino & Vinyasa
Join Stephanie Fischer in the Chankaska Barrel Room every Sunday for a class combining yoga and Pilates into one holistic workout that will leave you feeling strong, centered, and calm. All levels welcome. Please bring a mat.
When: Every Sunday @ 3:30 p.m.
Where: Chankaska Creek Ranch and Winery | 1179 Pearl Street, Kasota

After School in the Loft
Spend your after-school time at the Children’s Museum, engaging in activities specially designed for school-aged children. The Loft is open daily from 3 to 4 p.m.
When: weekdays @ 3-4 pm
Where: Children’s Museum of Southern Minnesota | 224 Lamm Street, Mankato

AgLab Animals
Every Tuesday and Friday, you can watch Scout, our resident kingsnake, eat a mouse. Cinnamon, the tomato frog visiting through our partnership with Pet Expo, is still there, too.
When: every Tuesday and Friday @ 10 am
Where: Children’s Museum of Southern Minnesota | 224 Lamm Street, Mankato
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Bookmobile Visit
Join Amy from the North Mankato Taylor Library for a story or two at one of the Museum’s galleries, or visit the Bookmobile in the parking lot. Library cards and book returns from all area libraries are accepted.
When: every Wednesday @ 2-3:15 pm
Where: Children’s Museum of Southern Minnesota | 224 Lamm Street, Mankato
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Toddler Wednesdays
Each week, the Children’s Museum puts together a different activity for the little ones.
When: every Wednesday @ 10 am
Where: Children’s Museum of Southern Minnesota | 224 Lamm Street, Mankato
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Songs on the Lawn
A popular summer concert series featuring music, entertainment and local food. Songs on the Lawn gives coworkers, friends and families from all around the region an opportunity to gather in the City Center to enjoy live music from area bands. Admission is always free.
When: every Thursday in June @ 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Where: Civic Center Plaza, Mankato
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Thursday Night at the Museum
Join the Children’s Museum of Southern Minnesota staff in the Loft and design in Tinkercad, a 3D design and modeling tools allowing users to imagine and then create anything they would like on a laptop or iPad. The Museum’s 3D printers will be printing away as a demo to inspire the visitors’ designs.
When: every Thursday @ 5-7 pm
Where: Children’s Museum of Southern Minnesota | 224 Lamm Street, Mankato
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Winedown for the Weekend Live Music
Enjoy a few easy hours every Friday in the scenic vineyard accented with music by jazz and classical pianist Ben Marti.
When: every Friday @ 6:30 – 9:30 p.m.
Where: Morgan Creek Vineyards | 23707 478th Avenue, New Ulm
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Live Music at Indian Island Winery
When: every Friday @ 6-8:30 pm and every Saturday @ 5:30-8:30 pm
Where: Indian Island Winery | 18018 631st Ave, Janesville
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Jazz Night
An evening of Morgan Creek Vineyard’s European hospitality and cuisine enjoyed with uniquely American music.
When
: every Saturday @ 6:30 – 9 p.m.
Where: Morgan Creek Vineyards | 23707 478th Avenue, New Ulm
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Ridley Farm Animal Program
Come to the Ridley Farm exhibit and learn something new about farm animals every Sunday! In case of inclement weather, the program will be moved to the AgLab.
When: every Sunday @ 1-2 pm
Where: Children’s Museum of Southern Minnesota | 224 Lamm Street, Mankato
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Wine and Sculpture Stroll:
Grab a pair of snowshoes, a group of friends and trek around Chankaska! Get too cold? Stop in to the winery and enjoy a glass of wine by the warm fire.
When: every day
Where: Chankaska Creek Ranch & Winery | 1179 East Pearl Street, Kasota
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Showshoeing at Chankaska:
Grab a glass of your favorite Chankaska Wine in the Tasting Room and stroll the winery’s grounds to view the rotating sculpture tour.
When: every day
Where: Chankaska Creek Ranch & Winery | 1179 East Pearl Street, Kasota
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