(North Mankato, MN)  —  North Mankato’s yearly fall festival takes place this weekend.  The Party on the Prairie Fall Festival takes place at Benson Park Saturday from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m.  There will be several events for families including a corn pit, face painting, hayrides, live music, food and drinks, and more.  More information is available on the Party on the Prairie Facebook page.