Collect native seed in the rare prairie [FULL]
Join us to collect prairie seeds at Hastings Sand Coulee SNA, the largest native prairie remnant in Dakota County. Read more
Person collecting seed in prairie
Gwen Westerman joins the stellar lineup of 'The River Inspires'

 An Evening Celebrating the Mississippi River - September 20, 2018.

Come be inspired by acclaimed local artists — including Dakota fiber artist, poet and educator Dr. Gwen Westerman — as we celebrate our connection to the Mississippi River at "An Evening Celebrating the Mississippi River," September 20. >>

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Oak woodland brush haul + lunch [FULL]
Join us in restoring oak woodlands near the Mississippi River. Read more
Volunteer hauling brush
Mississippi River Trivia Night at Wabasha Brewing Company Taproom

Join fellow friends of the river the evening July 24 for Mississippi River trivia and a pint at the Wabasha Brewery taproom. 

Assemble a team of river trivia geeks or just show up and join a team of other FMR supporters for a fun-filled evening to test your knowledge of our beloved Big River.

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Join us for Mississippi River Trivia at Wabasha Brewing Company Taproom


Ole Olson prairie, Mississippi River, Minneapolis skyline

Celebrate 30 years of FMR!

For our 30th anniversary, our wish is for you to join us in restoring, protecting and enhancing the Mississippi River.

Upcoming Events

Wednesday, December 20, 2023 - 3:00pm to 11:00pm
Indeed Brewing Company, Minneapolis
January-February 2024
Multiple locations