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Upcoming Events at the Rice County Historical Society

Posted on: Sep 20 2013 by admin

Friday, June 13, 2014. 5pm Social Hour, 6pm Dinner, 7pm Music.

At Faribault American Legion

An Evening of Irish Charm

Join the Rice County Historical Society at the Faribault American Legion on Friday, June 13th for dinner, silent auction and entertainment by Forty Shades of Green, a Twin Cities based Irish music band. Social Hour begins at 5pm, dinner will be served at 6pm, and the band will begin at 7pm.

Forty Shades of Green, a Twin Cities-based Irish and Celtic music ensemble, plays a wide range of traditional Irish instrumental numbers (jigs, reels, etc.) and Irish songs (ballads, rebel songs, sailing songs, comedic songs, etc.), along with some non-Irish selections for variety. Music samples can be listened to at: http://www.40shadesofgreen.net/music.htm

During the evening we will also have a silent auction of merchandise and services from area businesses, as well as a raffle. All proceeds will support the Rice County Historical Society’s ongoing programs and activities and to help continue to preserve the rich history of Rice County and especially to share our history with the community.  This evening promises to be one you will not want to miss and won’t forget.

Dinner/event tickets are $25.00 each.  We also have a limited number of $100 raffle tickets which includes: two dinner/event tickets (a $50.00 value), a 1 in 5 chance of winning your $100 back, and a 1 in 100 chance of winning the grand prize of $1,500.  Tickets may be purchased purchased at the museum or from any RCHS Board Members. Please contact the Rice County Historical Society at 507-332-2121 for more information.



Saturday June 21, 10am-2pm.

At the Alexander Faribault House (12 NE 1st Ave)

Open House for Heritage Days

In conjunction with Heritage Days, the Alexander Faribault House will be open for tours!  Tours are free with Heritage Days Button, $2 without a button.