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Kiwanis Holiday Lights

Sibley Park, Mankato MN

November 29 – December 31, 2019

Opening Ceremony and Parade11/29/19 at 6pm
Sunday – Thursday 5-9pm
Friday – Saturday 5 – 10pm

Walk or drive through a Winter Wonderland for free during the Kiwanis Holiday Lights in Mankato’s Sibley Park. The Kiwanis Holiday Lights will use more than one million LED lights in an animated and choreographed display. Enjoy the Mary Dotson synthetic Skating Rink, live reindeer and visits with Santa on the weekends. Warming houses and concessions are available. The event kicks off at 6 p.m. November 29 with a holiday parade featuring illuminated parade floats. Visitors of the Holiday Lights can donate money or canned goods to be distributed to several local food shelves.

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