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Sponsored by Schell's Brewing Company

Alive After 5 is a free summer concert series held  on Thursday nights from 5:00-7:30 p.m. in August. This fun after hours event hosted by the City Center Partnership is a social gathering for co-workers, friends and family to enjoy live music, artisan market, food and beverages in a relaxed outdoor setting. Bring your lawn chairs and blankets and enjoy a fun evening out in City Center Mankato!

2022 Line-Up

  • August 11 – The Hoppers (50s Rock & Roll)
  • August 18 – The DW3 (Acoustic Rock, Funk)
  • August 25 – Seasaw (Indie-Pop)
  • September 1 – Anderson Daniels (Country)

Location | Civic Center Plaza (1 Civic Center Plaza, between the Intergovernmental Center, Mankato Civic Center and Hilton Garden Inn)

Cost  |  FREE

Food Vendors |  Pizza Ranch, Pub 500 and Wooden Spoon

Parking  |  Free parking available in the US Bank parking ramp and Cherry Street Plaza parking ramp. See City Center Parking Map.

Learn more about being a 2022 Alive After 5 sponsor here.

Submit your band information contact information here.

Artisan & Craft Pop-Up Market Vendor Application: Print & Fillable

THANK YOU TO OUR 2022 SPONSORS:

PRESENTING SPONSOR:

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BAND SPONSORS

This activity is funded in part by the Prairie Lakes Regional Arts Council with an appropriation from the Minnesota State Legislature with money from the State’s general fund.

EVENT SPONSORS

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STAGE SPONSORS

Members of Radio Mankato

MARKETPLACE SPONSORS

Members of Alpha Media

SUPPORTING SPONSOR

SouthPoint Financial Credit Union