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Woodcarvers & Quilt Expo

The 31st Annual Upper Midwest Woodcarvers and Quilt Expo will be held August 15-17 at the Blue Earth Area High School. This event will feature hundreds of quilts – all new displays – quilt demonstrations, boutique and vendors, wood carvings, carved Santa contest, carving seminar, plus much more! Friday Extreme Jelly Roll-er Derby 5:30 pm. […]

Faribault County Fair

The 154th  Faribault County Fair will be held July 22-26, 2014 in Blue Earth, MN. Grandstand events include: Tuesday at 7 pm – United Pullers of MN Wednesday at 7 pm – The Last Ride opening for Susie McEntire Thursday at 7 pm – The Brown Family gospel music opening for Devon Worley Band Friday […]

Giant 10K Run

The 9th Annual Giant Days 10K Run will be held Saturday, July 12th with check-in and registration starting at 8:30 am at the Faribault County Fairgrounds in Blue Earth. The 10K run and 2 mile walk will start at 9:30 am, the 2 mile run starts at 10:45 am, the 1/2 mile kids fun run […]

Chad Elliott Fundraising Concert

Singer, songwriter, guitarist Chad Elliot will be making an appearance at Giant Park as part of the Giant Party from 5:30 – 7 pm on Friday, July 11th for Blue Earth’s Giant Days Celebration. This concert is a freewill donation fundraiser with proceeds going to the “Giant Building” project. Please consider joining us for this […]

Giant Days Bike Ride

The KBEW/98 Country Giant Days Bike Ride will be Saturday, July 12. This event is sponsored by Heartland Embroidery, Innate Wellness, Huntley Cafe and The Center for Specialty and Primary Care. The bike ride will start at the Faribault County Fairgrounds in Blue Earth at 7 am. The Route: County Road 8 West to County […]

FCHS Ice Cream Social

The Faribault County Historical Society will be hosting a Pie & Ice Cream Social and Meal on Saturday, July 12th from 11 am – 2 pm at the Veteran’s Memorial Building at the Faribault County Fairgrounds as part of the Giant Day’s Celebration. The menu for the meal includes a pork chop on a bun […]

Giant Days 2014

Giant Days – July 11 & 12, 2014 –The Giant Celebrates his 35th birthday   Friday, July 11th  BEVCOMM & 1st Bank  Giant Kick Off  free “Customer Appreciation”  Lunch – 11 am – 1 pm – Juba’s Corner Stand-hot dogs & root beer floats Party with the Giant at Giant Park 5:30 pm * RED BARN open […]

Women of Worth Makeover Contest

The Women’s Expo of Faribault County is looking for women to participate in their annual makeover contest. The makeovers will be revealed during the Women’s Expo on  Saturday, November 1 at Blue Earth Area High School. They are looking for 3 women ages 29 and older. Makeover contestants will receive a complete makeover including haircut, color […]

Weekly Happenings in Blue Earth

A series of lunchtime concerts will finish this Wednesday, June 25, 2013, in Blue Earth. Titled “Wednesday Noon in June (at the Gazebo),” these concerts have featured local musicians performing at Gazebo Park at the corner of Sixth and Main in downtown Blue Earth. Designed to entertain the lunch crowd, the free concerts begin at […]

Minnesota Wild & Wells Fargo Road Tour

The Minnesota Wild/Wells Fargo Road Tour will be making a stop in Blue Earth on Thursday, June 26th. Stop by Wells Fargo Bank, 201 East 7th St, in Blue Earth from 3:30-4:30 pm. You will have a chance to meet current Wild players, alumnus, and broadcasters. The first 200 people will receive a Minnesota Wild […]