Events & Activities



Friends of the Mississippi River is proud to host over 100 high-quality outings and events annually. Come get your hands dirty and help restore local river habitat, learn to make your home or garden river-friendly, or toast the river with us!

Be sure to check back often, or, better yet, sign up for Mississippi Messages to receive FMR event calendars. We look forward to seeing you on the river!

Title Event Date Location
Beer release party for '72 Stretch' Tue, Aug 2 - 5:00 PM
Fulton Taproom Minneapolis
Stencil St. Paul storm drains + taproom outing at Bad Weather Brewing Thu, Aug 11 - 6:00 PM
Bad Weather Brewing St. Paul
Make & Take Rain Barrel Workshop - Just $35! Tue, Aug 23 - 6:00 PM
Dakota County Fairgrounds Farmington
'Rebirth: The Mississippi's National Park' on TPT-MN! Sun, Aug 28 - 6:30 PM
'Rebirth: The Mississippi's National Park' on TPT-MN! Sun, Sep 4 - 6:30 AM
'Rebirth: The Mississippi's National Park' on TPT-MN! Sun, Sep 4 - 12:30 PM
Tend the demonstration prairie at Ole Olson Park Tue, Sep 13 - 6:00 PM
Ole Olson Park Minneapolis
'State of the River 2.0' Launch + Presentation Thu, Sep 22 - 7:00 PM
Science Museum of Minnesota St. Paul
An Evening Celebrating the Mississippi River Tue, Oct 4 - 5:30 PM
Nicollet Island Pavilion Minneapolis