• Boom Island Park (map)
  • 724 Sibley Street Northeast
  • Minneapolis, MN, 55413
  • United States

Bee with Us!

Join us for a 5K  Bee Run or Walk, and Earth Day River Clean Up, in the only National Park offering scenic views along the great Mississippi River.  Begin the race in the 40-acre Boom Island Park, the most historic areas of the city.  Discover one of the most natural, scenic, and native habitats in Minneapolis.

Join the Great River Coalition, a 501 c3, nonprofit organization, sponsor of the 5K Run/Walk, Earth Day River Clean-Up along with the National Park Service, and the Minneapolis Parks, voted the number one park system in the United States!

Help save our bees and their habitat by participating in a National movement!

Register today!

Get “sweet” swag!

A chance to win great prizes!  Costumes are welcome, with prizes for the best!  Swarms encouraged!

Feel the Buzz on Earth Day, Saturday April 22, 2017.

An event sponsored by the National Park Service, the Minneapolis Parks, and the Great River Coalition!


Earth Day 5K Bee Run/Walk/Cleanup

724 Sibley Street Northeast (Boom Island Park)

Minneapolis, MN, 55413 United States

·         Saturday, April 22, 2017

·         9:00am  12:30pm

·         Earth Day 5K Bee Run/Walk/River Cleanup


Mill City Running
411 East Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis
Friday, April 21, 3:00 - 6:00 pm

REGISTRATION opens at 7:30 am
PACKET PICKUP opens at 7:30 am
FUN RUN/WALK starts at 9:00 am
RIVER CLEANUP starts at 9:30 am  (bags & gloves will be provided)