Traffic disruptions are expected to be minimal for the Minnesota State University, Mankato Homecoming Parade, which begins at 10 a.m. Saturday, September 29 at Front and Warren streets. During this event, some Mankato streets will be closed and traffic will be redirected for the safety of participants, attendees, and drivers. If driving in the area of parade is necessary, it is recommended to plan ahead.

No parking signs will be placed along parade route.

Road closures

  • 6 a.m. to noon
    • South Front Street (from Marshall to Liberty streets)
  • 8 a.m. to noon
    • Record Street (from State to South Front streets)
    • Carroll Street (from State to South Front streets)
    • Byron Street (from State to South Front streets)
    • Liberty Street (from South Second Street to South Riverfront Drive)
  • 9 a.m. to noon
    • South Front Street (from Liberty to Cherry streets)
    • Warren Street (from Front to South Broad streets)
    • Cherry Street (from Front to South Broad streets)
    • Jackson Street (from South Second to South Broad streets)
    • Hickory Street (from South Second to South Broad streets)
    • Walnut Street (from South Second to South Broad streets)
    • Riverfront Drive (from Main to East Rock streets)
    • Main Street (from Riverfront Drive to South Broad Street)
    • Plum Street (from North Riverfront to North Second Street)
  • 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
    • Washington Street (from North Riverfront to North Second Street)
    • Spring Street (from North Riverfront to North Second Street)
    • Elm Street (from North Riverfront Drive to North Second Street)

Expected traffic delays

  • 9 a.m. to noon
    • Stoltzman Road (from South Riverfront Drive to West Pleasant Street)
    • West Pleasant Street (from Stoltzman Road to Center Street)
    • South Broad Street (from Center to Main streets)
    • Mulberry Street (from South Second to South Broad streets)
    • South Riverfront Drive (from Warren to Main streets)
  • 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
    • North Second Street (from Main Street to Madison Avenue)
    • Madison Avenue (from North Riverfront Drive to North Broad Street)