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
Collect native prairie seed at Heritage Village Park [FULL] Sat, Sep 22 - 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Heritage Village Park Inver Grove Heights
Floodplain forest planting along Vermillion River's South Creek Tue, Sep 25 - 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Near South Creek Farmington
Prairie seed collection at the Sand Coulee SNA [FULL] Sat, Sep 29 - 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Sand Coulee SNA Hastings
Oak woodland brush haul + lunch! Sat, Oct 6 - 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
3M's oak woodlands Cottage Grove
Woodland planting on Nicollet Island Sat, Oct 13 - 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Nicollet Island Minneapolis
Fall brush removal at Ravine Park + lunch! Sat, Oct 20 - 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Ravine Park Cottage Grove
H2O + Hops: Habitat restoration, water quality and you! Wed, Oct 24 - 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Spiral Brewery Hastings
Pine Bend Bluffs Natural Area brush haul + celebration Sat, Oct 27 - 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Pine Bend Bluffs Inver Grove Heights
Got a group? Stencil storm drains with us! Wed, Oct 31 - 12:00 PM
St. Paul Streets St. Paul