Join this exciting group of young professionals who support Forest Park through fun and lively networking events throughout St. Louis.

We are a group of young professionals living in St. Louis and the surrounding area. We love and support Forest Park. For us, the Park symbolizes community, an active lifestyle and a place to bring art and culture to the public. This is a group for people who want to meet other active, community-driven 20 and 30-year-olds in a fun, social environment. Some of our networking events include happy hours, behind-the-scenes tours, service projects, an annual outdoor tournament and more. All proceeds from our memberships and events benefit Forest Park Forever.


Become a Young Friends Board Member!

We are currently seeking applications from interested members to join the Young Friends Board. 


Secure Your Tickets for Trivia Night 2017!

To easily and securely purchase tickets for the fourth annual Forest Park Forever Trivia Night, just visit forestparkforever.org/trivianight. We look forward to seeing you!


Membership has its perks! Become a Young Friends Member for $100 today and enjoy these benefits:

  • Free admission to all Young Friends Happy Hours
  • Invitation to the annual member appreciation event
  • Discounted registration fee for the I Love Forest Park 5K
  • Coupon Book for discounts at Forest Park Attractions
  • Forest Park Forever Newsletter
  • Member Window Cling

2015 Young Friends of Forest Park Forever Board

  • SiSi Beltrán, President
  • Ali K. Hogan, Vice-President
  • Isabel Acevedo
  • Drew Biondo
  • Sheridan Haynes
  • Joseph Higgins
  • Kyle Hogan
  • Melissa Howe
  • Tom Lantzy
  • Bill Schute
  • Stephen Sedlak
  • Henok Tekle
  • Ryan Tkach
  • Jeff Wist

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