The 2023 lighting design brings back our beloved signature Hope tree and lighting of the beloved Lowertown Clock along 6th Street!
Donations are down so we could use your help. $5 or $5000, it's easy to donate under the get involved tab! Use the QR code or go to
Friends of Mears Park | GiveMN
A big shoutout to our Lowertown neighbors who have sent individual gifts & the following sponsor companies!
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.
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.