Jul 31, 2015 5:00 pm – Jul 31, 2015 8:00 pm
To hype up the Minnesota Viking’s 50th year in Mankato for training camp, a new tasting event has been added to the lineup. Vikings Tasting: Mankato Style will be held Friday, July 31 from 5 pm to 8 pm within the 500 block of Front Street in Mankato’s City Center. The 500 block of Front Street will be shut down for the festival style event to take place.
Vikings Tasting: Mankato Style will offer food, music and plenty of Vikings spirit. Vikings alumni, cheerleaders and Viktor will be at the event wearing 50th Training Camp commemorative aprons, helping vendors serve up delicious tastes of Mankato’s food specialties. Attendees will be able to sample any or all food from various Front Street vendors. All those who enter will also receive a free autograph card to score Vikings autographs and a souvenir stadium cup from Miller Brewing Co.
Vendors include: Moonshiners, Ummies, Erbert’s & Gerbert’s, Johnny B’s, Pagliais Pizza, Rounders, Blue Bricks, Pub 500, Pepsi and Miller Brewing Co. Radio Mankato will be on site with music and entertainment. Tickets are $20 for adults and $10 for children ages 12 and under. The 50th year Vikings Training Camp commemorative t-shirts will be for sale at the event.
Tickets will be available at the door the night of the event. Proceeds from the evening will be split between the Vikings Children’s Fund and the Blue Earth County Historical Society Young Historians Program. Find out more about the Vikings Tasting: Mankato Style event at vikingsmankato.com or call 507-385-6660.