Christmas Festival 2018

The Southern Minnesota Christmas Festival is a family event featuring holiday entertainment, kids crafts and activities, photos with Santa, trolley rides and vendor booths! Admission is free but this event is part of the kick-off for the Marine Corps League Toys for Tots campaign. If you are able, we invite you to bring a new, unwrapped toy donation.

We encourage attendees to shop at our vendor booths and support small businesses and area makers!¬† Here’s a growing list of vendors:

Air Fairies 
Baywood Home Care
Damsel in Defense
Emerald Travel and Cruises
Garlick’s Water Conditioning
JMG Doll Clothes
Kia of Mankato
Mankato Ballet Co
Med Express Urgent Care
Mending Spirits
MN Power Athletics
Neutral Groundz Coffee and Home Goodz
Pizza Ranch
Rock Street Auto
Thirty-One Gifts
Young Living Essential Oils
Pampered Chef
Re.Mind Designs
Cruise Planners
Girl Scouts River Valley
77 Lancers
Lil’ Bees Learning Center
Fryberg dba Shell on Lor Ray

If you are interested in having a vendor booth please call 507-345-4646 or email



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