Bier on Belgrade

Saturday, September 21st – noon to 10pm

Central Business District of Belgrade Ave.

Business on Belgrade presents a miniature version of German heritage and fun. Join us for our 7th annual Bier on Belgrade located in the central business district of historical and unique beautiful lower North Mankato.We will have a fun filled day of activities, food vendors, live music, bier sampling from local and world-renowned breweries, a ceremonial first beer with city officials, a bean bag toss and a keg. This is a FREE event, but must be 21 years of age to attend.

Contact: [email protected]


Party on the Prairie: Fall Festival

Saturday, October 5th – 2-7pm

Benson Park, North Mankato

Join us in Benson Park for this free community event including a corn pit, scarecrow walk, face painting, bounce house, hayrides, fall food, drinks and more! Bring your lawn chair or a blanket and enjoy live music, starting at 2pm.

Contact: Katie at 507-345-5120 or at


North Mankato Farmers’ Market

3:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. every Monday through October 2019

Messiah Lutheran Church Parking Lot, 1706 Lee Blvd.

Contact: Kim Henrickson at 340-6984

Historic Display

August 1st– December 14th: Tuesday – Saturday: 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Nicollet County Historical Society (1851 N Minnesota Ave, St Peter, MN 56082)

North Mankato History Display panels set up there August 1st- December 14th The Nicollet County Historical Society will be hosting an exhibit displaying North Mankato’s history in honor of our 120th Anniversary

Contact: 507-625-4141


120 Years of Community: A Stroll Through History Walking Tour

Take a self-guided walking tour of historical sites in lower North Mankato! The walking tour as listed is around 2.3 miles and takes about 35 minutes to complete. Historical sites include: Old Municipal Building, Belltower Apartments, Marigold Dairy, Otto Nietge House, A.L. Wheeler House and more! Visit City Hall or the Taylor Library to pick up your walking tour brochure.

Contact: 507-625-4141

North Mankato Taylor Library


DIY Animal Bookends

Thursday, September 5th 6-8pm

Police Annex

Need something cute to hold your books together? This is the event for you! Join us as we make our own bookends out of wood blocks, plastic animals and paint! Feel free to bring your own beverage. Registration required. Open to ages 18+

Contact: 507-345-5120

Teen Treat Monday

Monday, September 9th 3:30-5pm

North Mankato Taylor Library

Stop in at the library to get some treats to celebrate the end of another Monday! Feel free to stay and hang out with other teens and play some games as well. Open to ages 11-18. No registration required.

Contact: 507-345-5120

Sewing Club

Monday, September 9th 6-8pm

North Mankato Taylor Library Conference Room

Join us for Sewing Club this month! All ages and skill levels welcome! Bring your sewing machine and/or hand sewn projects and get advice from everyone in attendance! No registration required.

Contact: 507-345-5120

Caswell Park


Curt Halvorson Softball Tournament

Saturday, September 7th, 8:00am – 5:00pm

Caswell Park, 1875 Howard Drive

Contact: Phil Tostenson at 507-625-4141


Fall League

Sunday, September 8th, 12:00pm – 6:00pm

Caswell Park, 1875 Howard Drive

Contact: Phil Tostenson at 507-625-4141


Caswell Sports Fall League Begins

Tuesday, September 10th, 6:15pm – 9:15pm

Caswell Park, 1875 Howard Drive

Contact: Phil Tostenson at 507-625-4141