Dad’s Belgian Waffle Feed

Sunday, October 27th, 8 am-noon

Fire Station #2, 1825 Howard Dr. W

Come on out for the North Mankato Fire Department fundraiser! All you can eat waffles, scrambled eggs, and sausages! Carry-outs are available! Adults $9.00, Kids $7.00, and 5 & under eat free!

Contact: 507-625-5378


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 historic 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 and map.

Contact: 507-625-4141


North Mankato Taylor Library


Espresso Patronum
Thursday, October 24th, 4-5 pm
Neutral Groundz
Bring a book you are reading to share and discuss for our monthly teen book club. Beverages are provided. Open to ages 11-18. No registration required.
Contact: 507-345-5120

Brian Freeman Author Visit
Thursday, October 24th, 6-7:30 pm
Police Annex
Join Brian Freeman as he shares fun stories from his 15 years in the publishing business!  He’ll talk about his career and take all of your questions, and he’ll describe his 2020 releases, including the stand-alone Minnesota thriller “Thief River Falls” and the next novel in his Duluth-based Jonathan Stride series, “Funeral for a Friend.” He’ll also provide a sneak preview of his work taking over Robert Ludlum’s Jason Bourne series, with Brian’s first Bourne novel “The Bourne Conspiracy” due out in the summer of 2020. His books will all be available for sale and signing.
“This project is made possible by a grant provided by the Traverse des Sioux Library Cooperative and was funded in part or in whole with money from Minnesota’s Arts and Cultural Heritage fund.”
Contact: 507-345-5120

Red Cross Blood Drive
Friday, October 25th, 12-6 pm
Police Annex
Get yourself registered for our fall blood drive! Stop into the library or call with any questions. Registration is available online or in-person at the library.

Contact: 507-345-5120

Tween/Teen DIY
Tuesday, October 29th, 4 pm
North Mankato Taylor Library
The craft for October’s Tween/Teen DIY is Frankenstein luminaries! Open to ages 9-18. Registration required.

Contact: 507-345-5120

Trunk or Treat
Thursday, October 31st, 5-7 pm
North Mankato Taylor Library
Trick or Treat safely with the city of North Mankato! There will be a police car, fire truck, a public works vehicle and more for you to trick or treat at! Wear your best costume and join in the candy, games, and fun!

Contact: 507-345-5120


Caswell Park


Caswell Sports Fall League

Tuesday, October 15th, 6:15 pm – 9:15 pm

Caswell Park, 1875 Howard Drive

Contact: Phil Tostenson at 507-625-4141