Mankato presents some of the most affordable and easily accessible elements for successful meetings and conventions in Southern Minnesota. We excel at hosting meetings and conventions because of our diverse lodging, highly skilled event management teams, accessibility, affordability and our state-of-the-art facilities.
The Verizon Center is the anchor of the Mankato City Center Campus. It is one of the Midwest’s premier centers for conventions, meetings, banquets and entertainment. The facility is ideal for groups of any size with an arena that has concert capacity for up to 6,500, banquet/exhibit hall, conference rooms, a historic reception hall and a new multi-use event center.
Our new Event Center is ideal for expos, trade shows, conventions, concerts, and performances. This space can accommodate up to 2,200 people theater style, and 1,000 people with rounds.
|# of Sleeping Rooms (within 1 mile radius)||414|
|# of Sleeping Rooms in City||1000|
|Total Function Space (sf)||108000|
|Largest Dedicated Function Space (sf)||28500|
|Largest Dedicated Function Room (sf)||1200|
|Smallest Dedicated Function Space (sf)||484|
|# of Function Rooms||30|
|Total Exhibit Space (sf)||80000|
|Largest Dedicated Exhibit Space (sf)||28500|
|Smallest Dedicated Exhibit Space (sf)||2150|
|# of Exhibit Halls||6|
|Average Seasonal Temperature (fall)||70|
|Average Seasonal Temperature (spring)||60|
|Average Seasonal Temperature (summer)||80|
|Average Seasonal Temperature (winter)||20|
|Distance to Airport (miles)||75|
Closest Airport - Minneapolis | Saint Paul
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