Elle King & 38 Special – BOTR 2023 Mankato
September 16 @ 3:00 pm - 11:30 pm
ELLE KING & 38 SPECIAL AND TO HEADLINE
2ND ANNUAL KWIK TRIP BEND OF THE RIVER FALL FESTIVAL IN MANKATO
MANKATO, MN (January 23, 2023) – Returning to Mankato for its 2nd year, Kwik Trip Bend of the River Fall Festival will
featuring Rock-N-Roll legends, 38 Special, and Grammy nominated Country-Rock-Pop artist, Elle King on September 16.
Rock-n-Roll legends, 38 SPECIAL, have created outstanding songs for over 40 years. They’ve released 15 albums, many
garnering gold and platinum status. They are best known for their early 1980s hit singles “Hold on Loosely” and “Caught
Up in You”. Their guitar-driven arena rock style has produced several Top 10 and Top 40 hits on the Billboard Hot 100.
Grammy nominated singer, songwriter, ELLE KING, is best known for her gritty-bluesy country-rock style of music. Her
2015 hit “Ex’s & Oh’s” reached #10 on the Billboard Hot 100, and was quickly followed by another hit, “America’s
Sweetheart”. Collaborations with Dierks Bentley in 2016 and 2022, and also with Miranda Lambert, have put Elle King
on the country, pop, and rock music charts.
In addition to this outstanding musical line-up, this one-day festival will be announcing another artist later this Spring
to round out the mainstage entertainment. The event will also feature DJ Dougie, sponsored by Real Country 103.5
KYSM, food trucks, beverages, lawn games, and more activities taking place throughout the day.