Solstice Outdoor Music Festival
Mankato, Minnesota, USA
The Solstice Mission “To provide a Musical venue that allows our community to come together for a day of celebration of the Summer Solstice while supporting various local charitable organizations.” Solstice is one of Mankato’s major summer charity events. The schedule is full of local and regional musicians, artists, crafts and food vendors. BYOB, Bring your coolers, sun shades, lawn chairs, bean bags and other lawn toys and enjoy the afternoon. Help us raise money to support VINE and Life-Work Planning Center. The 1st Annual Will Wild Memorial Ride / Walk will conclude at Riverfront Park on Sunday, June 16th. Tickets to Solstice can be purchased at gate.Performers
The Bands Line-up Saturday, June 15th are:
Gates open @ Noon
1:00- 2:30 Cornerstone Dub
3:00- 4:30 77 Jefferson
5:00- 6:30 TUGG
7:00- 8:30 Heatbox
9:00- 10:30 Useful Jenkins
The Five Bands on Sunday, June 16th are:
Gates open @ Noon
1:00-1:45 Good Night Gold Dust
2:00-3:30 Dead Larry/Smokin Joe
4:00- 5:30 Angry Waters
6:00-7:30 Murphy Brothers
Coming from the North, take HWY 169
(Minneapolis, St. Paul, Hudson, WI)
Follow this highway to HWY 14 East. Take the Riverfront Drive exit and turn right onto Riverfront Drive. Follow Riverfront Drive south 1.4 miles to Rock Street and turn right. Or take HWY 22 (St. Peter, Kasota) continue following this highway, which turns into Riverfront Drive and follow it south to Rock Street and turn right.
Coming from the South, take HWY 169
(Blue Earth, Algona, IA)
Take the Riverfront Drive exit and turn right onto Riverfront Drive. Drive north on Riverfront Drive 2 miles and turn left onto Rock Street. Or take HWY 22 (Wells, Minnesota Lake, Mapleton). Follow to HWY 14 West and to Riverfront Drive exit turning left onto Riverfront Drive. Follow Riverfront Drive south 1.4 miles to Rock Street and turn right.
Coming from the East, take HWY 14
(Waseca, Owatonna, Rochester)
Take this highway west to Riverfront Drive exit, turning left onto Riverfront Drive. Follow Riverfront Drive soutTimes
Gates open at 12:00 pm, Saturday with continuous live music starting at
1pm and continuing through 10:30pm. Sunday gates open at 12:00 with live music starting at 1pm and continuous live music until 7:30pm.
Admission & Parking
PRESALE TICKETS~ Red Sky Lounge, Cub Foods, Park Lane Liquor.
ONLINE @ https://ticketbud.com/admin/events/solstice-outdoor-music-festival/dashboard
TICKETS AT THE DOOR: $5 Kids 8-14 | Kids 7 and under free | $15 Saturday | $10 Sunday | $20 weekend pass. No Rain Date.