CANCELLED: Open Streets Franklin

Find Friends of The Falls among the many local businesses, artists, community groups and institutions that contribute to Open Streets Minneapolis. During these free, family-friendly events local nonprofit Our Streets Minneapolis partners with the City of Minneapolis to temporarily close major thoroughfares to car traffic, opening them to people biking, walking, rolling, and connecting with neighbors […]

St. Anthony Falls Heritage Board Meeting

Mill City Museum 704 S. Second Street, Minneapolis

Learn about The Falls Initiative and upcoming engagement opportunities, and receive an update on Friends of The Falls grant funding.

Minneapolis Aquatennial

Friends of The Falls joins Aquatennial festivities to celebrate the great city of Minneapolis! Learn about The Falls Initiative and share your ideas for the future repurposed site.

July Office Hours

Zoom

Join the team of The Falls Initiative to discuss the project, engagement opportunities and your ideas for the repurposed Upper Lock. Click the event title (in blue) to be redirected to an event page. Then, see 'website' link to register.

CANCELLED: Open Streets East Lake

Find Friends of The Falls among the many local businesses, artists, community groups and institutions that contribute to Open Streets Minneapolis. During these free, family-friendly events local nonprofit Our Streets Minneapolis partners with the City of Minneapolis to temporarily close major thoroughfares to car traffic, opening them to people biking, walking, rolling, and connecting with neighbors […]

Mpls Downtown Council Summer Social at the Lock & Dam

St. Anthony Falls Upper Lock Visitor Center 1 Portland Avenue, Minneapolis

Tour the lock and dam, learn about The Falls Initiative, and share your ideas for the repurposed site. Register to attend with the mpls downtown council.

Open Streets Northeast

Find Friends of The Falls among the many local businesses, artists, community groups and institutions that contribute to Open Streets Minneapolis. During these free, family-friendly events local nonprofit Our Streets Minneapolis partners with the City of Minneapolis to temporarily close major thoroughfares to car traffic, opening them to people biking, walking, rolling, and connecting with neighbors […]

August Office Hours

Zoom

Join the team of The Falls Initiative to discuss the project, engagement opportunities and your ideas for the repurposed Upper Lock. Click the event title (in blue) to be redirected to an event page. Then, see 'website' link to register.

August Office Hours

Zoom

Join the team of The Falls Initiative to discuss the project, engagement opportunities and your ideas for the repurposed Upper Lock. Click the event title (in blue) to be redirected to an event page. Then, see 'website' link to register.

Great River Race – Race to Close the Achievement Gap!

Hidden Falls Regional Park (North Gate) 1313 Hidden Falls Dr, St. Paul

Wilderness Inquiry, in partnership with the National Park Service, City of Minneapolis, and City of Saint Paul will host the Great River Race to Close the Achievement Gap on the Mississippi River. The big race funds the Canoemobile Minnesota outdoor education program, addressing the achievement gap in our schools and reaching 15,000 youth annually. Contact development@wildernessinquiry.org or 612-676-9400 with […]

Doors Open Minneapolis

St. Anthony Falls Upper Lock Visitor Center 1 Portland Avenue, Minneapolis

Tour the St. Anthony Falls lock and dam as part of Doors Open Minneapolis. Doors Open Minneapolis is a weekend-long event that allows the public free, behind-the-scenes access to buildings and venues in the city that are architecturally, culturally, or socially significant.

Open Streets West Broadway

Find Friends of The Falls among the many local businesses, artists, community groups and institutions that contribute to Open Streets Minneapolis. During these free, family-friendly events local nonprofit Our Streets Minneapolis partners with the City of Minneapolis to temporarily close major thoroughfares to car traffic, opening them to people biking, walking, rolling, and connecting with neighbors […]