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 is now closed. Stay tuned for voting in 2019!

Nominate a Garden

Nominations are open in April and continue through the month of June. Stay tuned for the 2019 Blooming Saint Paul Awards nomination period. Happy planning and 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.

2018 Winners:

Congratulations to the 2018 Honorees! You can check out their beautiful gardens and art by clicking here.

Past Winners

Other City of Saint Paul Awards Programs

Blooming Saint Paul Awards Sponsors