Blue Earth County is full of great places to see that many people don’t think to visit. Or many places that people don’t know exist in Blue Earth County. Check back each week to see what new places we recommend to check out and learn more about those places. Follow the hashtag #ThingsToDoInBEC2018 on social media and tag your pictures of visiting these places using the same hashtag!
December 30: Visit the Blue Earth County History Center
December 23: Visit a place that is important to you.
December 16: Visit the Williams Nature Center
December 9: See the Kiwanis Holiday Lights
December 2: Attend a Nutcracker performance
November 25: Attend Christmas at the Hubbard House
November 18: Shop Small
November 11: Attend a Veteran’s Day Celebration
November 4: Eat at Uncle Albert’s in Eagle Lake
October 28: Eat at The Landing in Madison in Madison Lake
October 21: Attend Ghosts From the Past
October 14: Eat at the Thunder Bar & Restaurant in Good Thunder
October 7: Attend History Fest
September 30: Visit the Mankato Brewery
September 23: Visit Welsh Heritage Farms in Lake Crystal
September 16: Attend the Mahkato Wacipi
September 9: Have a slice of pie at the Dam Store in Rapidan.
September 2: Attend the Amboy Heritage and Arts Festival in Amboy
August 26: Head to the farmer’s market for more fresh produce!
August 19: Check out Valley Veggie for some fresh produce!
August 12: Attend the Medicine Show at the Hubbard House
August 5: See the Cairns of Peace in Vernon Center
July 29: Attend Ribfest in Mankato
July 22: Attend the Blue Earth County Fair
July 15: Attend the Tator Days celebration in Eagle Lake
July 8: Take a Bent River Outfitter tour of a local River
July 1: Attend the 4th of July Celebration in Cambria
June 24: Attend a MoonDogs Game
June 17: Attend the St. Clair Days Celebration in St. Clair
June 10: Attend the Lake Days Celebration in Lake Crystal
June 3: Attend the Town and Country Days Celebration in Mapleton
May 27: Attend a Memorial Day Service
May 20: Visit a Winery in Blue Earth County.
May 13: See the City Art Sculpture Tour in Mankato.
May 6: Visit Wildwood Park in Eagle Lake
April 30: Take a tour of the Hubbard House
April 22: Hike or Bike the Red Jacket Trail
April 15: Attend the Mankato International Festival
April 8: Eat at the Cottage Cafe in Amboy
March 25: Visit Minneopa State Park
March 18: See the Good Thunder Mural
March 11: Attend a Merely Players Production
March 4: Eat at the Lakes Sports Bar and Grill in Lake Crystal
February 25: Attend a Mankato Symphony Performance
February 18: Eat at Maggie J’s in Mapleton
February 11: Ski or Tube at Mount Kato
February 4: Hang out at the Lake Crystal Area Rec. Center
January 28: Watch others curl or try your hand at Curling
January 21: Eat at the Eagle’s Nest in Eagle Lake.
January 14: Attend the Robert Burns Celebration
January 7: Snowshoeing/Hiking on the Sakatah Trail