• Sunset on Shields Lake – Faribault
  • Blue Collar BBQ and Art Fair Faribault
  • Faribault Airfest: Balloons

Welcome to Historic Faribault, Minnesota!

Your experience awaits you - Lakes, nature, history, art, shopping and recreation combine to make Faribault a great place to live or visit. We invite you to share in the beauty of our region and all it has to offer! Once you arrive, you can experience:

  • 10 lakes within 10 miles (with many resorts and campgrounds)
  • Beautiful parks (39 in the city limits to be exact)
  • An outdoor Aquatic Center (Best place in the county to cool off)
  • Miles of bike trails (45 mile Sakatah state trail starts in Faribault)
  • Great Lodging and Restaurants (Go eat and spend the night!)

The relaxed lifestyle and picturesque surroundings draw many people to Faribault. Lakes, history, shopping or recreation all combine to make Faribault a perfect place to visit.