Marigold Days Weekend Events

Kasson-Mantorville Lion’s Rubber Duck Regatta

Saturday 11:00AM and 1:00PM

Sunday 3:00PM After the Parade



Car Show

Registration begins at 8Am on 6th Street. 

Car registrants please enter from Highway 57 onto 9th Street and drive south to 6th Street to sign up.  This will relieve traffic congestion closer to the show line-up.
Entry Fee is $15.00 per car.

Show runs from 10AM until 12:30PM. 


Street Rods
Stock To 1954
Stock 1955-64
Stock 1965-71
Stock 1972-83
Stock 1984-97
Stock 1998-Present
Rat Rods

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Entrants are invited to join the Grande Parade after the show.


Stagecoach 5K Run  

Saturday  Registration 7:30am  Start Time 8:30am

Register for the annual Stagecoach 5K Run at Mantor Field. Registrations are only taken on the day of the race. $15.00 entry fee per runner. The first 50 runners will receive a tee shirt. Snacks, water & juice after the run and lots of cheering from spectators along the way for everyone.  


New Route!!

The small parking lot at the corner of Highway 57 and County Road 12 is the place you need to be.  South side of  Mantorville bridge.  Registration for the race and the race start will be in this area.  The new route will follow the Sunset Trail (County Road 21) to Kasson and back to the parking lot.


Kids’ Fishing Contest

Saturday  Registration 8:00AM

Fishing 8:30-10:30AM

This popular event takes place on Goat Island

on the South side of Riverside Park.

Bring your own pole and bait.

Contestants will be divided into age groups: 3-8, 9-12 and 13-16.

Everyone gets a prize with trophies given

to the first place winner in each age group.

For more information or to donate to this Marigold Days Kids’ event,

call Billy Glawe 507-259-1754


See the source imageFlower Show

Saturday & Sunday 9:00am – 5:00 pm

We want everyone to be thinking about what they might bring to the Flower Show that is held at the Greek Revival House just north of the Music Stage on Clay Street. We have 13 Categories for Marigolds and then there are 30 other categories. We have categories for Children’s flower arrangements too. If you have a flower arrangement, we will find a class for it. We accept entries on Friday, Sept. 8th from 4PM to 9PM. They are judged on Saturday morning. Cash prizes are given in the 13 Marigold Categories and ribbons are given in all categories. There is also a Best of Show award chosen from all 43 Categories.

Please come and help to make it a beautiful show.

For more information contact Muriel French at 507-635-5619


Antique Appraisals

Saturday  9:00-11:00AM

Bonnie Lindberg, Jim Marrinan, Kevin Callahan

of Treasures Uncovered 

will be on hand again this year to give a brief evaluation of an heirloom or treasure you may have.

 There is a fee of $5.00 per item to be appraised. 

Look for the appraisal tent on the lawn west of the Welcome Center across from the bank.

Antiques Appraisal




A Dessert & Ice Cream Social

at the Senior Citizens’ Center  —-   6th & Clay Street

Saturday 10AM – 5PM

Sunday  12N-5PM

A variety of handmade desserts will be served. 

Coffee also available. 

Your free will donation greatly appreciated.  


Saturday 12N – 3PM

Players must be 18 years old.  Bingo sheets with three faces each are still $1.00.  Twenty games will be played.  Prizes have been donated by local businesses. Join us under the big tent at the Welcome Center.