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
'State of the River' Presentation in Minneapolis Tue, Mar 28 - 7:00 PM
McKnight Foundation Minneapolis
Clean up the River Gorge on Earth Day Sat, Apr 22 - 9:30 AM
Mississippi River Gorge Minneapolis
Minnesota Water Action Day Wed, Apr 19 - 8:00 AM
Minnesota State Capitol St. Paul
Reconnecting North Minneapolis to the Mighty Mississippi Tue, Mar 21 - 5:30 PM
UROC, 2001 Plymouth Ave. N. Minneapolis
Haul buckthorn at the Vermillion Aquatic Managment Area Sat, Apr 15 - 9:30 AM
Vermillion River AMA Farmington
Elizabeth Kolbert — 'The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History' Thu, Apr 13 - 7:30 PM
Northrup Hall, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
Tend the demonstration prairie at Ole Olson Park Tue, May 30 - 6:00 PM
Ole Olson Park Minneapolis
Hastings Area Earth Day Birding Festival Sat, Apr 22 - 8:00 AM
Carpenter Nature Center Hastings