cmyk_55mmThank you to the 1,000+ volunteers who helped with the 2013 Mankato Marathon!  Without your help this event would not be possible.  Please pat your back for all your hard work!  We hope to see you again in 2014!

Volunteers are such an integral part of the Mankato Marathon and we would like to thank everyone who has helped in the past and our volunteer sponsor, Onsite Energy.

For questions about volunteering or to sign up to help in 2014, call Paige at 507.385.6666 or email pschuette@visitmankatomn.com

Thank you to all the 2013 Mankato Marathon Volunteers!  You guys rocked!

We would love to hear your feedback on your volunteer experience.  Please email Paige at pschuette@visitmankatomn.com or call 507.385.6666 for any comments, concerns or questions.  We strive to get better with each year and the only way to improve is by hearing from you what we are doing right and wrong.

Thank you again for all your help!

If interested in helping with the bike support team please contact Joe at bikenjoe@hickorytech.net.

If interested in helping with our Medical Team please contact Scott at reitens@hickorytech.net.

Get inspired with our Runners’ Stories

Inspiration comes to runners from many avenues–personal goals, health issues, other’s example and tragedy are just a few of the influences.
We are proud that Mankato Marathon runners want to share their stories of boldness.

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Just for Kids

Kidz Zone   10.18.14  |  11 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Myers Field House – Minnesota State University, Mankato. Learn More. Go>

Toddler Trot and Diaper Dash   10.18.14
Myers Field House – Minnesota State University, Mankato. Learn More. Go>

10.18.14  |  2:30 p.m.
Minnesota State University, Mankato
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Attractions & Entertainment

Mankato is a welcoming city that embraces active people like you. We have over 50 miles of local, county and state paved trails nestled in a scenic river valley that is perfect for runners or cyclists.

After a day on our trails you can relax at a concert, gallery or outdoor restaurants with friends. We have a thriving arts community with quality theatre, music, dance and visual arts.

Find out more about attractions, entertainment and culinary experiences not to be missed at www.visitmankatomn.com.