Upcoming Events

Electric Vehicle Test Drive & Showcase

Event description:

Kick off National Drive Electric Week with Recharge Mankato!

Check out the latest electric vehicles (EVs) and take them for a spin! Explore charging options, learn about the environmental and economic benefits of EVs, and how you can join the growing group of Minnesotans who drive clean.

Event details:
September 25, 2021
10:00am – 1:00pm

Minnesota State University, Mankato
Myers Field House, Mankato, MN 56001
Free and open to the public

For every electric vehicle driven,
$20 will be donated to the Mankato Vex Robotics youth program.


All Recharge America managed events will be implementing the following protocols at physical events to help ensure the health and safety of both staff and participants.

  • All participants and dealer staff are required to wear a facemask while in test drive vehicles.
  • All event participants will confirm they are healthy and have not been exposed to COVID-19 to the best of their knowledge./li>
  • Hand sanitizer is available for all participants and staff to use before and after all event-related interactions.
  • All participating dealers are provided an orientation to this public health protocol and reminded of their agreement for compliance during their delivery of test drives.
  • Vehicles are stocked with disinfecting wipes.
  • iPads, pens and hard surfaces are disinfected before and after each use.
  • If in use, static display vehicles must be cleaned using CDC-approved disinfectant regularly.

Event Host Safety Protocol: mankato.mnsu.edu/coronavirus/