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Upcoming events this week:

K & G Gymnastics Summer Camp
This camp is for older or higher level competitive gymnasts.
When: July 16th – 19th @ 9:00 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Where: K & G Gymnastics | 19288 MN-22, Mankato

Tuesday Tunes: Pete Klug
When
: July 17th @ 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Where: Mankato Brewery | 1119 Center Street, North Mankato

LEEP Legends 2018 KIA of Mankato vs Kohls Whellborg Chevrolet
LEEP Legends Kia vs KW Chevrolet will be held at Franklin Rogers Park on Thursday, July 19, 2018. This event is a celebrity softball game fundraiser, featuring 26 of the area’s well-known community members.
When
: July 19th @ 5:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Where: Franklin Rogers Park | 601 Reed Street, Mankato

Space Jam – MNSU Summer Outdoor Movie Series
Movies will be projected onto an outdoor movie screen. The Summer Outdoor Film Series is free to students, faculty and the general public. The Mankato community is highly encouraged to attend. Those attending outdoor films are encouraged to bring blankets or chairs to sit on. Theatre popcorn, candy, and beverages will be available for purchase. All films will start at 9:00 pm. In case of inclement weather, the film will be shown adjacent to the Amphitheatre in Ostrander Auditorium.
When
: July 19th @ 9:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m.
Where: Minnesota State University, Mankato Amphitheatre | 173 Centennial Student Union, Mankato

Old Town’s Annual Crazy Days and Sidewalk Sale
Join the shops of Old Town for Crazy Days shopping! Each shop will have their own hours, sales and activities so be sure to check out participating stores for details.
When: July 20th – 21st @ 10 a.m.
Where: Old Town Association in Mankato City Center | 300 – 800 blocks of Riverfront Drive, Mankato

Society of Broken Souls | Mankato Brewery
Performing their own brand of American Roots Music, they write unflinching songs that confront our shared, raw humanity while celebrating the beautiful mosaic of the human experience
When: July 20th @ 5:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Where: Mankato Brewery | 1119 Center Street, North Mankato

Live Music: Andy Tackett
Johnny Cash, Jimmy Buffet, Eagles, Neil Diamond, Billy Joel, and more!
When: July 20th @ 6:00 – 8:30 p.m.
Where: Indian Island Winery | 18018 631st Avenue, Janesville

Live Music: Rob Meany
When
: July 20th @ 6:30 – 9:30 p.m.
Where: Chankaska Creek Ranch and Winery | 1179 E. Pearl Street, Kasota

Ethan Becker at the Coffee Hag
When
: July 20th @ 7:00 – 9:00 p.m.
Where: Coffee Hag | 329 N Riverfront Drive, Mankato

Live Music: Jam Boyz
When
: July 20th @ 8:30 p.m. – 12:30 a.m.
Where: The What’s Up Lounge | 701 N Riverfront Drive, Mankato

Minnesota Hip Hop Showcase
When
: July 20th @ 7:30 – 10:30 p.m.
Where: Wow! Zone | 2030 Adams Street, Mankato

USA Softball State Tournament
When
: July 21st @ All Day
Where: Caswell Park | 1875 Howard Drive W, Mankato

Rockin’ on the Hill
Rockin’ on the Hill is a community event held on Good Counsel Hill in Mankato, MN on Saturday, July 21. Featuring great live music, food trucks, spirits, pull tabs, traveling boutiques and more! Bring your friends and lawn chairs. Gates open at 5pm. This year’s bands include Neon-LIVE and PopROCKS!
When
: July 21st @ 5:00 – 11:00 p.m.
Where: Loyola Catholic School | 145 Good Counsel Drive, Mankato

Live Music: Don B. Harvey
Variety, 70’s Covers, James Taylor
When
: July 21st @ 5:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Where: Indian Island Winery | 18018 631st Avenue, Janesville

Barefoot Winos at Music in the Plaza
Watch/Listen/Enjoy drinks on one of the many patios!
When
: July 21st @ 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.
Where: South Front Plaza | Downtown Mankato

Mankato MoonDogs vs. Eau Claire Express
Yoga at the Frank:
Join us at the Frank prior to the game, at 11 am, for an all levels yoga class on the field held by Sun Moon Yoga and Carly Hopper. Ticket package includes specialty yoga mat, drink voucher, and a premium ticket to the game.
When: July 21st @ 7:00 p.m.
When: Verizon Center | 1 Civic Center Plaza, Mankato

Live Music: Andy Tackett
Rock, Country, Soul
When
: July 21st @ 6:30 – 9:30 p.m.
Where: Chankaska Creek Ranch and Winery | 1179 E. Pearl Street, Kasota

Jazz Nite with the Ben Marti Ensemble
When
: July 21st @ 6:30 – 9:30 p.m.
Where: Morgan Creek Vineyards | 23707 478th Avenue, New Ulm

BRIT FLOYD: ECLIPSE WORLD TOUR 2018
Brit Floyd will perform classic tracks from The Dark Side of the Moon alongside gems from Wish You Were Here, Animals, The Wall, and The Division Bell.
When: July 21st @ 6:05 p.m.
When: Franklin Rogers Park | 601 Reed Street, Mankato

Matt Griswold
When: July 21st @ 9:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m.
When: Pub 500 | 500 S Front Street, Mankato

Mankato MoonDogs vs. Eau Claire Express
Faith Night:
Bring out your church family on this Sunday night and for congregations of 20 or more, receive $3 off each premium ticket.
When: July 22nd @ 6:05 p.m.
When: Franklin Rogers Park | 601 Reed 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

Jazz Nite with the Jim McGuire Jazz Trio
When
: Every Saturday @ 6:30 – 9:30 p.m.
Where: Morgan Creek Vineyards | 23707 478th Avenue, New Ulm

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:
When: every day
Where: Chankaska Creek Ranch & Winery | 1179 East Pearl Street, Kasota
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