Rice County Fair
Rice County Fair Local Food Booths Loyalty Abounds
Years ago the Rice County Fair had no outside of Faribault food vendors. All vendors were from here. I walked around the fairgrounds visiting with local vendors and they all said they had varying degrees of success.
Rice County Senior Fair Essay Winners Announced
The winning essay was submitted by Evelyn Horwath of Faribault and was entitled, "A Close Call." The story of an eventful trip aboard a hay rake in the summer of 1941. Horwath describes the harrowing experience in such vivid detail you can close your eyes and see it happening.
Rice County 2018 Outstanding Senior Citizen is Ron Parker
Ron Parker has been very involved with the Rice County Fair Board, Rice County Historical Society Board and the start of the River Bend Nature Center in Faribault.
You are Invited for Cake and Lemonade at Rice County Fair
The 26 foot by 26 foot barn is a replica of an early barn that would have been a common scene around 1920 in the county.
Rice County Fair Queen Contestants on AM Minnesota
The Fair Queen Pageant is Tuesday night 7:00 p.m. on the Sellner Stage and will be followed by a performance by the Faribault Community Band on the opening night of this year's event.
AM Minnesota Today Rice County Fair Recap
Rice County Fair manager John Dvorak will be my guest on today's AM Minnesota program. Normally John does not have all the numbers on grandstand attendance, parking and other events all analyzed yet. Because the Rice County Fair is a free fair, there is no way to get a hard number on attendance…