Events & Activities



Friends of the Mississippi River is proud to host over 100 high-quality outings and events annually. To receive FMR event calendars in your inbox twice monthly, sign up for Mississippi Messages. We look forward to being in touch!

Title Event Date Location
Make & Take Rain Barrel Workshop [SOLD OUT] Thu, May 25 - 6:00 PM
Wood Lake Nature Center Richfield
'Rebirth: The Mississippi's National Park' on TPT-MN! Sun, May 28 - 7:30 PM
Tend the demonstration prairie at Ole Olson Park [FULL] Tue, May 30 - 6:00 PM
Ole Olson Park near Broadway on the North Minneapolis riverfront Minneapolis
'Rebirth: The Mississippi's National Park' on TPT-MN! Sun, Jun 4 - 7:30 AM
Tend native prairie plants at Crosby Farm Park Thu, Jun 15 - 6:00 PM
Crosby Farm Park St. Paul
'Make & Take' Rain Barrel Workshop - Just $35! Tue, Jun 20 - 6:00 PM
Wellstone Center St. Paul
Help tend the rare prairie at the Sand Coulee SNA Thu, Jun 22 - 6:00 PM
Sand Coulee SNA Hastings
Lop and remove sumac at Grey Cloud Dunes SNA Tue, Jun 27 - 6:00 PM
Grey Cloud Dunes SNA, just south of Cottage Grove (participants will receive detailed directions upon registration) Cottage Grove
An Evening Celebrating the Mississippi River Thu, Sep 28 - 5:30 PM
Clarence W. Wigington Pavilion, Harriet Island Regional Park St. Paul