Furthermore, Opdahl said he and Verizon Wireless officials are also working on a combination beer and music festival at Riverfront Park next fall.
"We've been really excited with our reception in Mankato," Opdahl said.
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Upcoming promotional events ■ 5 p.m. on Friday: Mankato Brewery Mint Stout release party; ■ Nov. 21: Third Street Brewhouse release of Sugar Shack Maple Stout, along with french toast dinner; ■ Dec. 5: Schell's Brewery mystery fass; ■ Dec. 13: Lucid Brewing release of Duce red ale. Note: All events held at Pub 500.