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Mankato International Festival is April 17

One of Minnesota’s largest multicultural events, the 35th annual Mankato Area International Festival, will be Sunday, April 17, at Mankato East High School.

2011-04-18
Minnesota State University, Mankato Media Relations Office News Release [4-11-11]

One of Minnesota’s largest multicultural events, the 35th annual Mankato Area International Festival, will be Sunday, April 17, at Mankato East High School.

The event, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., is free and open to students, faculty, staff and the public. It is sponsored by Minnesota State Mankato’s Kearney International Center and Mankato Public Schools.

The popular festival includes exhibits, non-stop entertainment, a silent auction, a flag parade, the annual American Indian opening ceremony, and a “children’s world” with free arts and crafts from many cultures.

“In keeping with this year’s ‘Global Groove’ theme, the anniversary event will be a celebration of global dance and melody with a sense of unity and harmony,” said festival director Adesola Adetoba.

Those who want more information may click on www.mnsu.edu/international/events/international-festival.html.

Minnesota State Mankato, a comprehensive, doctoral university with 15,393 students, is part of the Minnesota State Colleges & Universities system.

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