Residents in Mankato can get their weekend off to a great start with a free breakfast on Saturday morning.
As part of Homecoming activities at Minnesota State University, a free community breakfast will be served from 9:00 to 11:00 behind Blakeslee Stadium. It’ll include pancakes, sausages, juice and coffee.
After filling up on the free food, folks can grab a spot along Warren Street for the 83rd annual Homecoming Parade, which starts at noon and is expected to attract more than 3,000 spectators.
Following the parade, the Maverick football team will play host to Augustana, with the kick-off set for 1:30 at the Blake. Saturday night, the Maverick hockey team takes on St. Cloud State at the Verizon Center.