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Greater Mankato boasts a thriving arts community, with five public art galleries, three dance companies, four community choruses, the symphony orchestra and theatre group. Not to mention area colleges that offer theater, music, dance and arts programs.

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Largest Canvas in Minnesota

Internationally recognized artist, Guido Van Helten, is creating a massive silo art mural to tell the story of Greater Mankato; that we are a community with a rich heritage, a thriving present and a future of unlimited potential. Learn more.

Photo courtesy of Sara Hughes, TRCA Mankato.

Celebrating Our Artists

Local artists are celebrated through galleries at Carniage Art Center, The 410 Project and Emy Frentz Gallery.

Art is everywhere

Public Art can be found throughout the City Center, through sculptures (permanent and rotating), murals, sidewalk poetry and even decorated utility boxes!

Home to one of the Coolest Urban Spaces in America

Thrillist ranked City Center Mankato’s CityArt as one of the 14 Coolest Urban Spaces in America on their 2015 list.

For the Love of Music

Music is at the center of your experience at a concert by The Mankato Symphony Orchestra. Whether it’s your first time, or your twentieth; with four distinct concert series each year, there is something for everyone to enjoy.

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