As one of the most historic communities in Minnesota, Faribault’s roots run deep. Home to 23,000 resident, many with long-time ties to the region, it is the seat of Rice County. It is an active city, with love for indoor and outdoor athletics, hunting, fishing, and more. The city ties together the past and the present, highlighting its history while moving towards the future in industry and learning.
Faribault features a lot of small-town charm, from the shops along Central Avenue featuring local retail and service to the recreational activities on offer. The White Sands Dog Park and the trailhead for the Sakatah Singing Hills Trail, a popular hiking path that runs to Mankato, are both nearby and can get pretty busy in the pleasant summer months. In the heart of town is North Alexander Park, featuring ball fields, a track, the ice arena, and the Faribault Family Aquatic Center, for year-round exercising. For golfers, there are two courses nearby – the Faribault Golf and Country Club to the west, and Legacy Golf Course to the east. The Paradise Center for the Arts offers theater performances, along with exhibitions and classes for all ages.
Located in the heart of Faribault, Mike’s Garage is the premiere local service shop. Founded by Faribault natives, the staff at Mike’s combines years of experience and education with hometown service. We pride ourselves in being some of the most experienced diesel technicians in the region, on top of being great with cars and SUVs. So whether you need your Ford F-350 Super Duty Diesel serviced, your BMW SUV repaired, or regular maintenance for your Hyundai Elantra, we can provide you an expert and affordable solution.
Mike’s Garage Advantage
- 3-year, 36,000 mile warranty on parts and labor
- Friendly, knowledgeable hometown staff
- Plenty of customer perks, from free coffee and WiFi to local shuttle service
- Rewards program for repeat customers