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2016 Southern Minnesota Christmas Festival Set for November 12th

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2016 “Toys for Tots” Kick-Off

5th Annual Southern Minnesota Christmas Festival


The 2016 Toys for Tots Campaign for the Mankato area is set to kick-off of Saturday, November 12th.

Toys and monetary donations will be collected that day at the 5th Annual Southern Minnesota Christmas Festival to be held from 11am-4pm at the Verizon Wireless Center.  Over the previous four years of the festival, more than $5,500 dollars has been collected, along with 500 toys, 200 stocking stuffers and 50 books. 

In addition to the Toys for Tots kick-off, the festival will include free entertainment, activities for the kids and a chance to meet Santa, along with food and gift vendors.

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