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Greater Mankato Growth Kicks off Summer Concert Series

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Greater Mankato GrowthKicks off Summer Concert Series

June 14thSongs on the Lawn will Feature Music from Kind Country

MANKATO, MINN. (June 13, 2018)The annual Songs on the Lawn, an event of Greater Mankato Growth, kicked off the free summer concert series on Thursday, June 7th. The Civic Center Plaza lawn was filled with friends, family and co-workers with their chairsand blankets as The Jeremy Poland band performed a little rock, pop and even some country music. 


Attendees may purchase lunch and snacks sold by a variety of local vendors including Culver’s Frozen Custard, Dino’s Gourmet Pizzeria, Hy-Vee, Number 4 American Bar & Kitchen, Olives, Pub 500, Tavern of the Avenue and The Loose Moose Saloon & Conference Center. 


Songs on the Lawn is presented by Xcel Energy and is made possible with the support of our sponsors: 

KMSU and theClean Water & Land & Legacy Amendment, KEYC News 12 and FOX 12 Mankato, MedExpress Urgent Care, MinnStar bank, Minnesota Valley Federal Credit Union, Nidec/Kato Engineering and also Hot 96.7…a member of Radio Mankato. 


Songs on the Lawn takes place every Thursday in June from 11 am to 1 pm at City Center Plaza. Admission is free and parking is available around the city center free of charge. To follow the event on social media use #KatoSongs.For more information and photos, please visit greatermankato.com/songs. 


About Greater Mankato Growth 
Greater Mankato Growthexists to develop the regional center by promoting, supporting and serving as a catalyst for economic development through: business growth, talent growth,and regional livability and advocacy of the marketplace. Greater Mankato Growth, the regional chamber of commerce and economic development organization, is a business unit of Greater Mankato Growth, Inc. (GMG) which also includes the local convention and visitor's bureau, Visit Mankato; the downtown development organization, City Center Partnership; and GreenSeam which utilizes agriculture to build on the region’s extensive agribusiness assets to develop the ag economy. For more information, please visit: greatermankato.com. 


contact:Liz Sharp, 507.385.6641



The Greater Mankato Growth, Inc. Family: Visit Mankato City Center Partnership