Celebrating the Past, Present and Future of Faribault, Minnesota!
THANK YOU FOR A GREAT 2013! CHECK BACK TO THIS WEBSITE FOR UPDATES ON THE 2014 FARIBAULT HERITAGE CELEBRATION.
ALL-CITY GARAGE SALE
6am-Noon, Central Park.
LA COMPAGNIE FUR TRADERS – FREE!
9am-4pm. Learn about Faribault fur trading history from a colorful group of voyageurs encamped at Central Park!
10am parade leaves Rice Co. Fairgrounds.
ALEXANDER FARIBAULT HOUSE TOURS
10am-2pm. Free with required FHD button.
CARNIVAL CENTRAL PARK
RECYCLED ART SALE
12-5pm, Paradise Center for the Arts
KID’S FISHING CONTEST
9-11am, King Mill Dam. Sponsored by Rice Co. Sportfishing Association.
Noon-10pm in Central Park.
FOOD ON THE MAUL RUGBY TOURNEY
11am-All Day, TeePee Tonka Park
SOAP BOX DERBY
9:30am. Peace Lutheran neighborhood.
See the Soap Box Derby page for details.
STONE HOUSE BUS TOUR
1pm. Meets at City Hall at 12:45pm. Call 334-2064 to preregister.
A FHD button required.
GARDEN TRACTOR PULL
1pm. Faribault Middle School. See www.sneakypeterollers.com for details.
MUSIC @ THE BAND SHELL
Jerry Hatfield (12:00pm), Tuition Daddies (1:15pm), Barb Piper (2:30pm), Patty Kark (3:45pm), Sticks of Fury (4:30pm)
KID’S FUN RUN
6:15pm. Preregister at 5:45pm at the 2nd Ave. Fairgrounds entrance.
THE GRAND PARADE
6:30pm. Parade follows 2nd Ave., at Alexander Park south to Central Park.
DANCE & BEER GARDEN
Sponsored by Grampa Al’s.
Central Park, 8-12pm. Featuring “Pop Rocks” Band.
Soap Box Derby Forms 2013 Come cheer on your favorite soapbox derby drivers at this year’s race. Racers check in at 8am sharp! Race begins at 9:30am! Registration Fee: … [Soap Box Derby Info...]
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WE FLOW FROM PAST TO PRESENT
AS OUR RIVERS MEANDER THROUGH TOWN.
DESPITE THE RESISTANCE
CONVENIENCE IS FOUND.
ALL ADVANCEMENTS IN TOWN
HAVE TAKEN COMMUNITY WILL.
TOGETHER WE HAVE COUNSELED
AND CLIMBED EVERY HILL.
THE KDHL MEDALLION MADE BY CHAPPUIS REMINDS US THE WORLD MOVES WITH A QUICKENING PACE.
THE PATHWAY TO PROGRESS IS A CHALLENGING RACE.
SOMETIMES OUR ADVANCEMENTS
GET LEFT BEHIND.
AS PATTERNS CHANGE, OLD USES BECOME HIDDEN IN TIME.
Heritage Days are here again.
Celebrating Faribault's present and past.
Our history is rich and our resources vast.
We gather together to share stories, food and fun.
Community fabric is spun.