Kiwanis Holiday Lights marks 10 years
Volunteers lit the lights for a test run Tuesday tonight.
MANKATO, Minn. (KEYC) - Volunteers lit the lights for a test run Tuesday tonight.
On Friday, the annual event kicks off with Parade and Lighting Ceremony at 6 p.m. at Sibley Park in Mankato.
The event is free and open to the public with cash donations accepted to support the event and volunteers.
Food and cash donations benefiting area nonprofits will be accepted.
To mark its tenth year of operations, Kiwanis Holiday Lights is featuring an all-new look and brand new displays among other additions.
”This is a magic point where we’re all excited to get to,” said Kyle Mrozek, Vice President of Kiwanis Holiday Lights. “We can’t wait for Friday night at about 7 o’clock and to give back to all these nonprofits.”
The display will be open Sun.-Thurs., 5 p.m.-9 p.m. and 5 p.m.-10 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays.
Organizers say for safety reasons, the park will open to driving traffic at 8 p.m. on opening night, Friday November 25.
Copyright 2022 KEYC. All rights reserved.