Human Foosball

Held in September, Greater Mankato Area United Way’s Human Foosball Tournament welcomes teams to participate in a fun-filled day competing on life-sized foosball courts to benefit United Way programs! 

This event is free for spectators -- all are welcome to cheer on the teams and enjoy the block party.



2022 Human Foosball Tournament & Block Party

Saturday, September 10

500 Block of South Front St, Mankato

12-5 p.m.

Contact us to reserve your team's spot!


Thank you to ALL teams, sponsors, volunteers and in-kind donors that made our 7th annual Human Foosball Tournament possible!

Congratulations to the 2021 Champions: Blethen Berens!

2021 Human Foosball Champions

2nd Place: iSpace Environments


Presenting Sponsor


View Event Photos on

GMAUW Facebook


Saturday, September 10, 2022

Event Details

  • $600 per team

  • Minimum five players per team

  • Players age 16+. Players under 18 must have parent/guardian signature.

  • Each team guaranteed three games

  • Teams have opportunity to provide a promo item for the player goodie bags (350 pieces needed)


Join in the fun by volunteering at Human Foosball!

Volunteers are an essential part of Greater Mankato Area United Way's mission in building a better tomorrow for all in our four-country region. At our Human Foosball event, we seek volunteers to help the day run smoothly. Below is a list of some of the volunteer opportunities for Human Foosball.

Unload/Set-up Foosball Courts
8 – 10 am
6 Volunteers

Help unload the trucks of the courts for our Human Foosball tournament that day and help get them set up!

Court Referee
11:45 am – 2:45 pm (Shift 1)
2:30 – 5:30 pm (Shift 2)
8 Volunteers

Responsible for assisting Head Referee in running games & enforcing rules.

Court Assistant
11:45 am – 2:45 pm (Shift 1)
2:30 – 5:30 pm (Shift 2)
4 Volunteers

You'll be assisting the referee on your court -- collecting waivers, keeping score, helping enforce rules, etc.

Court Tear Down
4:30-6:30 pm
15 Volunteers

Help us tear down the Human Foosball courts as the tournament wraps up! You'll help us carry the boards from the courts into the truck as well as general event tear-down.

All volunteers will receive a white Live United shirt. Wear comfortable clothing/shoes. Bring your own water and gloves if you prefer. Come and enjoy this fun day!


For more information about getting involved with Human Foosball, please contact


2021: Blethen Berens

2020: Blethen Berens

2019: CCFBank

2018: Blethen Berens

2017: Blethen, Gage & Krause

2016: Heat Blowdry Bar & Wax Studio

2015: Westman Freightliner

Thank you 2021 Human Foosball Sponsors

Court Sponsors

Lloyd Management

Courtside Sponsor

Results Tent Sponsor


Medical Tent Sponsor

T-Shirt Sponsor



Registration Tent Sponsor


Media Sponsors