A new autism center is opening in Mankato tomorrow.

Caravel Autism Health will hold an official ribbon-cutting and grand opening for its new therapy center in Mankato. The center has been specially designed for children with autism.

One in 59 children in the U.S. has autism, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. In Minnesota, one in 42 children has autism.

Caravel will be located at 1720 Bassett Drive in Mankato. The ribbon-cutting takes place at 3:30 tomorrow afternoon.