It's that time again to start making plans to attend the Blue Collar BBQ & Arts Festival! It's Faribault's BIGGEST BLOCK PARTY! Presented by The Paradise Center for the Arts, Saturday August 9th starting at 10AM & running all day. Admission is FREE & open to the public, however this is a fundraising event for the Paradise Center for the Arts, so contributions are welcome at all food ticket and information booths. This years festival will include a tax deductible $5.00 donation collectors button, button’s can be purchased in advance from the Paradise Center for the Arts, and key retail locations throughout the Main Street District, as well as for sale the day of the event it self.