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Bike with a Ranger at Levee Park

Join a National Park Service Ranger on a bike ride with stops along the way to learn about our national park on the Mississippi River. Explore the natural history of the Mississippi River in...

100th Anniversary of the Historic Hamm Building

The Historic Hamm Building is turning 100! To celebrate this St. Paul landmark, the Hamm Building is throwing a party a la 1919. There will be food for purchase and live music on the...

Sunset on the Lock: Chalk the Lock

Sunset on the Lock is the only chance to experience the best of Minnesota summer nights in one of the most picturesque locations in the Twin Cities, the Upper St. Anthony Falls Lock and...

Theater of Public Policy: Mississippi River History!

Issues and stories of the Mississippi River come to life through engaging conversations and improvisation with the Theater of Public Policy. On August 17, enjoy a program with expert guest John Anfinson, superintendent at...

Minnesota Women’s Suffrage Day

Celebrating the 100th Anniversary of Minnesota's ratification of the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, which expanded voting rights for women. Minnesota was the 15th State to ratify the so-called "Susan B. Anthony" Amendment on...

Nature Bathing at Coldwater Spring

This 3-hour immersive walk in nature will be mostly silent, honor each participant’s personal space, and cover just about a mile and half over generally flat surfaces. We encourage a phone-free experience, but...

Summit Avenue Garden Stroll

A perennial favorite, the Summit Avenue Garden Stroll, returns Sunday, June 30th from Noon to 4 p.m. For $10, Ticket holders explore one of our country’s most magnificent stretches of urban green spaces...

Sunset on the Lock: Photography

Sunset on the Lock is the only chance to experience the best of Minnesota summer nights in one of the most picturesque locations in the Twin Cities, the Upper St. Anthony Falls Lock and...

Murder on the Mississippi

Murder on the Mississippi combines performance art, education, entertainment, boating and philanthropy to create a unique, social experience out on the river in a national park. We bet there isn't anything quite like it...

Duffy: “Enriching” Design, Then and Now

Minneapolis design firm Duffy reflects on more than three decades of world-class work