Downtown Faribault turns into a magical snow globe filled with fun December 2-4.
2021 Winterfest Schedule:
Central Park Holiday Tree Display *For more information or to get involved, contact Faribault Park and Rec
Thursday Dec 2:
• Ice Carving 4-8pm at corner of 4th St and Central (by Heartman Insurance)
• Window Decorating Contest and business open houses 4-8pm. Ballots will be available at the Paradise Center for the Arts, the Community Center.
• Horse Drawn Wagon Rides: 5-8 pm, hop on at Community Center
• Santa arrives at Buckham Library via Firetruck 5:30pm- 7:30pm
• Reindeer at Buckham Center from 5-7:30pm
• Martha Brown on the Piano at Buckham West 5:30-7pm
• Games & Activities at Faribault Community Center 5:30-7pm
Friday, Dec 3:
• Elf at Paradise Center for the Arts at 7:30pm
• Shattuck-St. Mary’s Snow Sculpture Team creates a Snow Sculpture near Burkhartzmeyer Shoes
• Horse Drawn Wagon Rides 4-7pm, hop on at the Paradise Center for the Arts
Saturday, December 4:
• Sleds on Central Vintage Snowmobile Show 1-4pm on the 400 block of Central Ave., (Near Chappuis Jewelry) This event is free. Food and beverage available for purchase.
• Holiday Spirits Craft Bazaar at 10,000 Drops from 11am-4pm
• 14th Annual Canadian Christmas Open House at the Alexander Faribault House. 11am-3pm. Free.
• Ribbon Cutting at Gather on Central, at 206 Central Ave, public invited
• Fireworks 5:30pm – launched near Crooked Pint and Viaduct
• Parade of Lights on Central Ave. between 1st Street and 6th St. 5:50pm
• Street Dance on 400 block of Central Ave, in front of Chappuis Jewelry NO COVER! Enjoy music by Fender Bender , heated tent, food and bar available for purchase.
• Elf at the Paradise Center for the Arts 7:30pm
*If you/your business would like to enter a float into the parade, call 507-334-4381, or email Kelly@faribaultmn.org