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Day of the Dead

Come Experience Day of the Dead in our Community! A fun filled FREE family cultural event in Old Town Mankato. 
 
When: October 30, 2021 from 11am – 4pm
 
Where: Old Town Mankato; 300-800 Blocks of Riverfront Drive.
 
Featuring:
  • Mariach Estelar Mariachi Band
  • Zamora Folklore Dancers
  • Aztec Dancers
  • Authentic + Local Food Trucks
  • Makers Market
  • FREE activities + treats for families sponsored by Old Town Association and community businesses.
 
This event is made possible from a grant provided by Prairie Lakes Regional Arts Council.
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In greater Mankato, you’ll find more than just a comfortable night’s sleep. We have hotels with on-site restaurants; game rooms and swimming pools and more!
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Mankato has a strong local food scene where restaurants in the City Center and nearby neighborhoods serve everything from New York style pizza to creative burger creations and local craft beer.
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In Mankato, we know that recreation is a big part of any vacation. Whether you want to stay indoors or conquer the great outdoors, Mankato is your getaway destination in southern Minnesota!
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