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Volunteer Project: River Boardwalk

Join us as we clean the planters and add new plants and flowers to beautify our City’s Riverwalk.  We will be preparing the boardwalk planters for the summer season.  You… Read More

Riverwalk Boardwalk (canceled)

Due to the boardwalk flooding, the event scheduled today, Thursday, May 17 has been canceled.  Please look for a rescheduled date soon.  Thank you for supporting Friends of GR Parks…. Read More

BBQ & Beautify at Lincoln Park

Join Friends of Grand Rapids Parks for the second year of the BBQ & Beautify series. Head out to Lincoln Park on August 8th for an evening of park projects and a free community BBQ.

BBQ & Beautify at Campau Park

Join Friends of Grand Rapids Parks for the second year of the BBQ & Beautify series. Head out to Campau Park on July 25th for an evening of park projects and a free community BBQ.

BBQ & Beautify at Briggs Park

Join Friends of Grand Rapids Parks for the second year of the BBQ & Beautify series. Head out to Briggs Park on July 11th for an evening of park projects and a free community BBQ.

Coit Park Summer Spruce Up

Join Friends of Grand Rapids Parks for a summer spruce up at Coit Park, funded by the Parks Alive Leaders mini-grant program!

Dickinson Park Clean Up

Join Parks Alive Leaders for a Saturday morning clean up at Dickinson Park

Pleasant Park Gardening Day

Join FGRP for a morning of gardening fun at Pleasant Park, funded by the Parks Alive Leaders mini-grant program!

Mayors Grove Tree Planting & Dedication

Join Friends of Grand Rapids Parks (FGRP), the City, and the Urban Forestry Committee (UFC) in the planting of an honorary grove of trees on Thursday October 29th starting at 9:30am!

Spring Spruce-Up Event

Our goal for the Spring Spruce-Up is to ensure that our parks are clean and beautiful for Spring and Summer