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
'Rebirth: The Mississippi's National Park' on TPT-MN! Sun, Aug 28 - 6:30 PM
'State of the River 2.0' Launch + Presentation Thu, Sep 22 - 7:00 PM
Science Museum of Minnesota St. Paul
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
An Evening Celebrating the Mississippi River Tue, Oct 4 - 5:30 PM
Nicollet Island Pavilion Minneapolis
Beer release party for '72 Stretch' Tue, Aug 2 - 5:00 PM
Fulton Taproom Minneapolis
'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 Wed, Sep 14 - 6:00 PM
Ole Olson Park Minneapolis