Events, Programs and Exhibits

Here are the upcoming events, programs and exhibits from the Blue Earth County Historical Society. For more information about admission and location, click on the event. Click here for our full calendar of events


  • Friday, April 28, 2017 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm

    Surrounded By History
    Blue Earth County on the Move

    Join us for the 6th Annual Surrounded By History at the Minnesota State University, Mankato Student Union Ballroom. The evening includes a social hour, dinner, live entertainment, silent auction, wine wall and more.

    Tickets on sale now!

    Learn more about the items on our raffle. Tickets on sale now.

    2017 Sponsors

    Sponsorship opportunities now available

  • Tuesday, May 2, 2017 - 10:00am to 11:00am

    Love talking about History with others? We have just the spot for you. Join others who enjoy discussing the past at the History Center for the Remember When Coffee Club. This month's topic is Wedding Preparations. Bring your memories of your wedding or one you've helped at and plan on having a fun time reminiscing about the past. Coffee and tea provided. Free. 

    A wedding in Blue Earth County
  • Saturday, May 13, 2017 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

    Join us for our monthly, hands-on, history workshop for school aged children. This month, Young Historians will discover more about Agriculture Life in Blue Earth County. This program is free; please pre-register by May 11 to 507-345-5566 or