Mankato Holiday Lights Tour
Adult Enrichment / Day Trips -
Sibley Park Kiwanis Holiday Lights display in Mankato consists of over one million lights in the park. The displays are created by volunteers who bent, welded and molded materials into the form. There will also be a skating rink, live reindeer, along with animated and choreographed lights. We will stop before the light show for a meal at Number 4 American Bar & Kitchen. The bus will depart from Plymouth Community Center at 2:30 pm and will return around 8:30 pm. This trip will also be partnering with the city of Plymouth, New Hope, Crystal and Brooklyn Center. Registration deadline is November 7th. No refunds can be given after the deadline.
Please call 952-449-8350 to inquire about registering after the deadline.
Pick Up Location: Plymouth Community Center - PCC Event Wing - 14800 34th Avenue N, Plymouth, MN 55447
2:30 p.m. Leave Plymouth Community Center, 14800 34th Ave. No., Plymouth.
4:00 p.m. Arrive in Mankato.
4:15 p.m. Have a meal at Number 4 American Bar & Kitchen. Menu: A Classic Chicken Pot Pie with a Buttery Flaky Crust, Beverage, Mini Crème Brule. 5:30 p.m. Leave Number 4 American Kitchen.
5:45 p.m. Arrive at the Sibley Park Kiwanis Holiday Lights Display. The pathways are paved. There are over one million lights in the park. Older displays were created by volunteers who bended, welded, and molded metals into forms. They then attached color rope lights to the frame to create the display - some of them are over 15 feet high! Newer displays are significantly larger and often involve moving LED light bulbs. Santa’s Toy Factory is 29 feet high and nearly 40 feet wide. Other displays include the Candy Cane Cottage and the Elves snowball fight, flying Santa, and the 19-piece Nativity scene. There are concessions for sale in the warming house. Heated rest rooms are located near the entrance. There is a skating rink with a synthetic surface, live reindeer, animated and choreographed Lights.
7:00 p.m. Leave Mankato 8:30 p.m. Estimated return time to Plymouth.
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