Faribault Crazy Days
Downtown and all Faribault is going crazy! That’s right, Faribault Crazy Days is coming up July 29 and 30 and there are a lot of amazing deals to be had, plus family fun! More than 30 businesses are participating, making it a great time to get out and do some shopping in Faribault!
All Welcome at Night To Unite
The annual Night to Unite event in Faribault will be the evening of August 1. Formerly called National Night Out, the event hopes to bring communities together. Each year, there are typically more than a dozen registered parties throughout Faribault. The block parties will each receive visits from l…
Ridiculously Huge Trophy Revealed
Bragging rights to make any car enthusiast green with envy and one ridiculously huge, custom made, one-of-a-kind trophy specially crafted for the second annual Faribault Main Street Car Cruise Night Car Club Showdown are all on the line August 18 from 6-9PM in downtown Faribault, but car enthusiasts…
Win Prizes and Trophies at the Rice County Free Fair
One of the things I really enjoy about the Rice County Free Fair are all the free shows that they offer throughout the day for the whole run of this midsummer festival. Several of those free shows take place, near the kids rides area of the fair, on the Cannon Stage...
Strolling Down Memory Lane at Faribault Car Cruise
Friday evening turned out to be so gorgeous that after work I went downtown to check out the Car Cruise.
As always, our own Mike Eiler was doing a fantastic job playing the tunes of the '50s, '60s and '70s with announcements thrown in here and there...
Rice County Fair Beer Garden Entertainment
The Rice County Fair is underway, and if you are looking for a toe-tapping time, or a cold beverage, the place to be is the beer gardens, which has no cover charge. There are plenty of fun things to do, both free and paid, including the entertainment in the beer garden if you are of age.
Morning at the Rice County Fair
I spend a lot of time at the Rice County Fair in Faribault, but most of that time is spent there in the afternoon and evening. I thought I'd drop by and wander the grounds in the morning and take some pictures of the fair before all the people arrived...
Seventh Street Bridge in Faribault Claims Another Semi
Another semi struck the railroad bridge over Seventh Street Northwest in Faribault today.
I live on the street and use it going to and from work each day, and it seems a couple of times a year the bridge wins its battle with semis.
This one had double trailers, and the picture below shows much of the …

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