Blue Earth, MN

Town in Faribault County, MN

Sponsors of Blue Earth, MN


Since the founding of our communities, organizations, businesses and citizens have stepped forward to build and serve their community. Click on any of the logos below to learn about those who made this website possible! If you would like to learn about becoming a sponsor CLICK HERE!

About Blue Earth, MN


The Earth So Rich The City Grows

Watched over by the huge statue of the Jolly Green Giant, the community of Blue Earth—nestled quaintly in Minnesota’s Blue Earth River Valley—is proud to be:

  • A sesquicentennial community founded in 1856
  • The birthplace of the Chocolate Dream ice-cream bar
  • At the midpoint on America’s longest highway, Interstate 90
  • The home of Minnesota’s first stained-glass window
  • The seat of Faribault County and home to the historic 19th century County Courthouse
  • Home of the world’s largest statue of the Jolly Green Giant, overlooking some of America’s richest farmland – Home of the GIANT Museum featuring Jolly Green Giant and Little Green Sprout memorabilia and canning factory machinery

The citizens of Blue Earth invite you to enjoy the hospitality of their many motels and restaurants, the shopping opportunities at their many businesses, the beauty of their parks, golf course, walking and biking trails, and educational value of their historic sites!

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Community Organizations of Blue Earth, MN


Small towns and rural communities throughout the Midwest are looking for ways to strengthen their economies, provide better quality of life, and build on local assets. Here you will find the organizations that stabilize, preserve, and revitalize the small towns and rural areas alike. To submit your organization to be included on your town and county page CLICK HERE!

Events of Blue Earth, MN


The small towns of the Midwest have long shared pride in their communities through festivals and events! Citizens from each community, working together, continue to offer entertainment options that not only appeal to their citizens, but visitors to their community! Below you will find festivals and events you are sure to want to attend! If you would like to have (DST) include an annual festival or event on your town and county page CLICK HERE!

Points of Interest of Blue Earth, MN


The communities of the Midwest have a lifestyle unique to their region — rich in history and points of interest like no other! Below you will find points of interest you are sure to want to visit! To nominate a landmark, historic location, museum, etc. as a point of interest on your county and region page CLICK HERE!

Faribault County, MN


Visit our county page and you will learn about the contributions made by the citizens from our town and county (founders, business people, volunteers, entrepreneurs and military veterans). Here you will find information about our town and county's points of interest, festivals/events and faith community. You also will learn about the community organizations that have built and continue to build strong communities (chambers, community groups, and departments, etc) and much more when you visit the Faribault County, MN page.

Citizens of Faribault County, MN


The citizens from our towns for generations have exhibited a pride in community and a enterprising spirit! Click on any of the citizens below to learn more about them. To nominate a citizen to be added to your town and county page CLICK HERE!

Veterans of Faribault County, MN


Veterans come from many walks of life and whether a veteran has severed two decades ago or two days ago, they have made our freedoms possible. Below you will find stories about many who have served. If you would like to nominate a veteran to be included on your town and county page CLICK HERE!