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Friends of Mears Park Annual

Volunteer Spring Social

Hundreds of plants found homes! We had great conversations among gardeners and neighbors stopping by! The pictures are awesome but it's best to take a stroll through the park to appreciate its magic and beauty!

Thank you!

Volunteer Gardners, Donors, & Sponsors:








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Enjoy the Magic of Mears Park & Happy Holidays to all!
This event is a great example of public and private funding coming together to make something wonderful happen for our community!  We thank the City of Saint Paul, Councilmember Rebecca Noecker, Parks & Recreations, and the following businesses: The Airye Condominium Association, Bigos Management, Big River Pizza, the Bulldog, FirstService Residential, Securian Financial, River Park Lofts, The Credit Department, and the many individual contributions that made all this possible!
About Us

Friends of Mears Park is an all-volunteer sponsored nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization started in 1992 with the purpose to care for and maintain Mears Park.

On the Park

Mears Park is located in the heart of downtown Saint Paul's Lowertown district. The park has a pergola with electricity, seasonal flower gardens, and a beautiful stream running diagonally through the park. It is home to many concerts, events and festivals throughout the year.


Through the generosity of individuals and business alike makes it possible for Friends of Mears Park to exist! Making our neighborhood a beautiful social place to live.

Get Involved

Contact us if you would like to become a urban gardener or help keep our park clean! Send us your favorite pictures taken during special events so we can share them with our Lowertown residents.