Downtown Mankato is home to dozens of eateries, art galleries, coffee stops and fun shops.Whether you’re looking for shopping opportunities, a rich history, or just a view of the Minnesota River, downtown Mankato has what you’re looking for. Spring, Summer, Fall, or Winter – no matter the season or the reason – downtown Mankato has something to keep you entertained every day of the week.
This is just an abridged list of things to do downtown: The CityArt Walking Tour features sculptures from artists around the world using a variety of mediums and techniques. Stop by Tune Town for all of your LP, CD, and general music needs. New Bohemian has all the German beer you could want. The Wagon Wheel is a quaint dive restaurant that has great food and an ever better vibe. Feel like shooting pool? Stop by the Kato Cue Club. Salvage Sisters has some of the best refurnished furniture you’ve ever seen. Check out some live music at Pub 500.
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