Events & Expos has years of experience putting together first class events for companies, non-profit organizations and the community. The owner, Kaaren Grabianowski , has worked in the Mankato area for over 25 years and her experience of developing successful events and fundraisers throughout her career, starting at the Greater Mankato Chamber of Commerce to her current position at the Minnesota River Builders Association, and through her business has proven she is professional, creative and builds events to succeed.
Events & Expos also assists wedding couples in planning their special day. From negotiating contracts, ordering invitations, decorating the reception or as the coordinator the day of the wedding, our expertise has helped many couples over the last 25 years.
Who We Are
As an experienced event planner, Kaaren works part-time ast the Executive Director of the Minnesota River Builders Association. In her spare time, she focuses on continuing the Baby & Kids Expo, a new clothing line, The Puck Drop and assisting couples with their wedding planning and helping homeowners and business people find their perfect window coverings through Rickway.
Kaaren also enjoys spending time with her family and friends, attending other community events, following local hockey teams, boating, golfing and going to Vikings games.
For each event, Kaaren brings in the appropriate staff needed to exceed your expectations.
Kaaren was honored as a YWCA Women of Distinction in 2017
Kaaren was on the cover and featured in 2015 of the MN Valley Business Magazine
Read about the Baby & Kids Expo in the Mankato Free Press
Some events we've executed over the years: