MANKATO (TEC News), July 18 - In a week the Minnesota Vikings will be back in Mankato for the 48th annual Vikings' Training Camp. Billboards, banners and signs will be placed as a welcome to the team as well as many bar and restaurants sporting an official training camp t-shirt. Anna Thill, President of Visit Mankato, announced that the first tailgate parties will take place along the drive from St. Peter to MSU. Tailgate Parties St. Peter Tailgate Party - Minnesota Square Park in St. Peter Dairy Queen and Northland Ford Tailgate Party - Dairy Queen West across from West High School on Stoltzman Road in Mankato Pepsi Tailgate Party – Near Rasmussen Woods on Stoltzman in Mankato US Bank and Children Museum of Southern Minnesota Tailgate Party - MSU-M Campus at the corner of Stadium and Ellis Avenue
Fans are encouraged to come and join in the fun of the free Tailgate Parties. For more information, check out visitgreatermankato.com/VikingsTailgateParty.php.