To provide a consistent series of free, public outdoor concerts. These are events for all ages. We play your favorite styles: marches, concert band favorites, jazz, Big Band, children's, Disney tunes, old and new movie/show tunes. Biggest variety of any band in town! Come bring the entire family out to Sibley! Especially good for families: Children's march weekly with bubbles and other surprises!

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2015 Concerts,
Tues  7:30 pm

Remaining concerts:

July 14, 21 - Sibley Park
July 14 is "Pie in the Park with the Mankato 77 Lancers" high school parade marching band.
6 pm - pie sales begin.
7:30 pm - Mankato Area Community Band
8:15 pm - 77 Lancers show!

Free - bring a blanket or lawn chair


performing free summer outdoor concerts in Sibley Park since 1923

This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through a grant from the Prairie Lakes Regional Arts Council, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.

This project is partially funded by the City of Mankato Community Grant Program.

Special thanks to the Mankato Area Foundation for fully sponsoring the June 23 Historic Blue Earth Court House Concert.

Also supported by All-American Foods, Schwickerts of Mankato, and many individual contributors.

July 14, 2015 Sibley Park

Free Band Concert 7:30 p.m.

Located at the Leas Schwickert Memorial Bandshell, near the red barn and the petting zoo.

Pie in the Park with the 77 Lancers, District 77's summer high school champion parade band.

6 pm - Pie available. Contributions benefit the Lancers marching band

7:30 pm - Mankato Area Community Band performs

8:15 pm - Lancers Marching Band show!