Events

2018Heritage Days Event Brochure 

Heritage Days poster

 

Mayor’s Reception will be held at 10,000 Drops Distillery on Wednesday, June 13, 2018 beginning at 6:30 p.m.

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We are honored to have the Invocation brought to us by Pastor Paul Rieger with Trinity Lutheran Church at this years Opening CeremonyRiegerCropped

 

 

 FARIBAULT HERITAGE CELEBRATION 26th ANNUAL FUN RUN FOR THE KIDS

Saturday June 16th, 2018

FARIBAULT HERITAGE CELEBRATION—KIDS FUN RUN—REGISTRATION FOR KIDS WILL BEGIN AT 5:30 PM AT THE RICE COUNTY FAIR GROUNDS EAST ENTRANCE (1814 NW 2ND AVE.) THE RUN STARTS SHARP AT 6:00 PM JUST BEFORE THE PARADE. ALL ENTRANTS RECEIVE A T-SHIRT; ALL RUNNERS THAT FINISH THE RUN WILL RECEIVE A MEDAL WITH A RIBBON AND A BOTTLE OF WATER AT THE FINISH LINE (CORNER OF 2ND AVE NW AND 11TH ST. NW. THIS IS THE LOCATION OF KWIK TRIP NORTH). THE SPONSORS ARE KIWANIS CLUB—FARIBAULT FRATERNAL ORDER OF EAGLES–STAR TROPHY—DESIGN SPECIALITIES—FARIBAULT HERITAGE CELEBRATION—KWIK TRIP NORTH—PLEASE THANK THE SPONSORS WHEN YOU CAN–ANY QUESTIONS—334-8827

(NOTE –GROUP PICTURE AT 5:45 pm)

2018 Faribault Heritage Celebration Craft Fair

Faribault Heritage Days Craft and Vendor Show set for Friday June 15th and Saturday June 17th to begin at 10:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m. The show is an outdoor show and is located at Central Park, 2nd Avenue, NW, Faribault, MN

NEW THIS YEAR, WE WILL BE HAVING DOOR PRIZES.  MORE DETAILS TO COME.  IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN SPONSORING FOR THE CRAFT SHOW, PLEASE CALL KARI CASPER.

Questions please contact:Kari Casper (507) 838-5748 / Karicasper30@aol.com

Registration Form: 2018 Craft Fair Registration.

st-19 form must be completed and returned with the registration.

Line-up so far for crafters/vendors are:

Scentsy – Cathy Thielbar
Tupperware Bryan Barnhart
Tastefully Simple – Kris Shuda
LuluRoe and other creative items by Lori Adamek
We Bead — handmade jewelry and other crafts
Color Street with Jennifer Kurzak
Kaptain Spark with Rolley & Daryle Moore
Judy Collins with Avon and other nifty crafty items.
Norwex with Jacki Bouska
Thirty One with Amanda Mecum.

Lilly Paulson with Lilly’s Creations (she makes one of a kind silk floral creations).

Lipsense with Jennifer Riley-Spading

Jeanie’s Cloths — Jeanie Spinler

Wooden it Be Nice by Shelly Dombrovski (yard dice and wooden signs)

 

Looking for more vendors — we have room yet and tends to fill fast as the date approaches.

 

Coloring Contest

(Age 10 & Under)

Prizes- 1st- $10.00/ 2nd- $7.00/ 3rd- $5.00

Please return completed sheets to the Faribault Community Center By Friday June 15th. Winners will be notified by phone and be invited to receive their winnings at the Central Park Bandshell after the Parade Saturday night. Be sure to include name, age and phone number on the back of the coloring sheet.

Coloring Page:

Color Page (1)

 

 

Boxcar Races, Sat., June 16th 2018

Boxcar Race Forms 

 

A Touch of Magic Entertainment

A Touch of Magic Entertainment Sponsored by A&W of Faribault will be in Central Park on Saturday, June 16th from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.  Check out their website for details.  https://atouchofmagicentertainment.com/

A professional Balloon Artist will be amazing everyone with his creations.

Main Street with be Hosting the Car Cruise on Friday, June 15th in Downtown Faribault from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m.

 

Grand Parade 2018 Faribault Heritage Celebration Parade

DON’T MISS THE BIGGEST EVENT OF THE HERITAGE CELEBRATION

GRAND PARADE

Saturday, June 16th at 6:15 p.m.

The parade will run on 2nd Avenue from the Fairgounds Entrance up to Central Park.

If you have any questions about the parade, please call 507-334-4381.

It is best to bring the form directly into the Chamber of Commerce office at 530 Wilson Avenue (next to Taco Bell) where you can submit payment, pick up your buttons and receive your parade line-up number.  If you are not able to bring the form in-person, you can mail it in using the address on the form.

 

We are honored to have Mona Kaiser as our Grand Marshall of this years Parade.

Mona Kaiser

 

NEW THIS YEAR — MARCHING BAND COMPETITION DURING OUR PARADE!!!!

Forms for this event can be found here: 2018 Marching Band Invitation and 2018 Marching Band Registration/Application.

Click on link for the Participant:  Parade Application

 

 

Music in the Park and Beer Garden 

Saturday’s Line up:

11:45 to 12:40  Luke Smith

1:00 to 2:00  Mad Pipes

2:15 to 3:15 Credit Report

3:30 to 5:30 Lo Rumble II

 

2018 Headlining Bands will be Sponsored by:
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Friday, June 15th at 8:00 p.m.

 

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  Smokescreen continues to bring high energy rock, country, pop music and crowd interaction to audiences throughout the upper Midwest. On lead vocals, guitar, piano and fiddle is Dwight Holmbo. Sharing lead vocals is Jessica Purdie, who brings incredible range and stage presence to the group. Also singing lead and playing guitar is Chris Kerber, a sensational guitarist and vocalist. Donavon Skinner, known for his outstanding musicianship, plays an amazing bass guitar. Laying down Smokescreen’s solid and recognizable drum beat is Jesse Bohnsack, a stand out musician.

SATURDAY, JUNE 16 8:00 p.m.

 

magicsunshine

The 70’s Magic Sunshine Band.

Big radio hits from the 70’s! Artists include Bay City Rollers, Tom Jones, Pilot, The Partridge Family, The Sweet, Cliff Richard, Glen Campbell, The Doobie Brothers, Three Dog Night, Shaun Cassidy, Shocking Blue and more.

Special Thanks to Our Pillar Sponsors

The State Bank of Faribault // City of Faribault // Clearsite Creative // Faribault Area Chamber of Commerce and Tourism