Blooming Saint Paul Awards

About Blooming Saint Paul Awards

The Blooming Saint Paul Awards is a collaborative initiative between Saint Paul Parks and Recreation, the Saint Paul Garden Club, and the Ramsey County Master Gardeners. The program is presented by the Saint Paul Pioneer Press and the Capitol Region Watershed District. The Blooming Saint Paul Awards help showcase residents and businesses who are dedicated to beautifying their local communities. A yearly award ceremony is put on to recognize honorees.

Vote for your favorite public art


Vote for the 2018 Blooming Saint Paul People's Choice for Public Art Award.

Nominate a Garden

Nominations for the 2018 Blooming Saint Paul Awards is now open for the year. Nominations are open in April and continue through June. Please click here to nominate your favorite garden, tree, or piece of public art for the 2018 season. Happy gardening!

Nomination criteria:
- All gardens, trees and art must be within Saint Paul city limits
- All nominations on private property must be visible from the sidewalk, street or alley
- Alley gardens must have address clearly visible from alley
- Gardens maintained by the City Parks Department are not eligible

You can nominate any garden, tree or public art piece that meet the above criteria for an award in five different categories. Each category recognizes the top three nominations with Golden Bloom, Silver Bloom, and Bronze Bloom awards. The deadline to nominate a garden for 2018 is Friday, June 22nd.

2017 Winners:

Congratulations to the 2017 Honorees! You can check out their beautiful gardens and art by clicking here.

Past Winners

Other City of Saint Paul Awards Programs

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