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
Plant native shrubs along the Vermillion River [FULL] Sat, Apr 29 - 9:30 AM
Vermillion River Wilmar Property Vermillion Township
Pledge to pull garlic mustard at Crosby Farm Park [FULL] Tue, May 2 - 6:00 PM
Crosby Farm Park St. Paul
Remove garlic mustard at Pine Bend Bluffs SNA Thu, May 4 - 6:00 PM
Pine Bend Bluffs SNA Inver Grove Heights
Pull garlic mustard at the Minneapolis river gorge sand flats [FULL] Tue, May 9 - 6:00 PM
Mississippi River Gorge Minneapolis
Go birding at Riverside Park Sat, May 20 - 7:30 AM
Riverside Park St. Paul Park
Plant pollinator patches at Camel's Hump Park and Open Space Sat, May 20 - 9:30 AM
Camel's Hump Park and Open Space Cottage Grove
Make & Take Rain Barrel Workshop - Just $35! Thu, May 25 - 6:00 PM
Wood Lake Nature Center Richfield
Tend the demonstration prairie at Ole Olson Park Tue, May 30 - 6:00 PM
Ole Olson Park Minneapolis
Tend native prairie plants at Crosby Farm Park Thu, Jun 15 - 6:00 PM
Crosby Farm Park St. Paul
Help tend the rare prairie at the Sand Coulee SNA Thu, Jun 22 - 6:00 PM
Sand Coulee SNA Hastings
An Evening Celebrating the Mississippi River Thu, Sep 28 - 5:30 PM
Clarence W. Wigington Pavilion, Harriet Island Regional Park St. Paul