Press Releases & Advisories


Victoria Vanhuss
Director of Communications & Outreach,
Olmsted Network

"Olmsted 200: Parks for All People” Celebrates the 201st Birthday of American Icon

April 21, 2023 - 120+ Organizations Wrap Bicentennial of Frederick Law Olmsted with Events, Concerts

NAOP/Olmsted 200 Names Winners of Student Essay Competition

March 17, 2022 - The National Association for Olmsted Parks (NAOP) and Olmsted 200 today announced winners of the student essay competition asking: How should the life, legacy and values of Frederick Law Olmsted inform 21st century challenges?

Inspired by Olmsted Winners Announced

February 8, 2022 - Unique Musical Contest and Upcoming Carillon Concerts Mark Bicentennial of Park and Landscape Designer Frederick Law Olmsted’s Birth; Music Booklet Released

Olmsted 200 Enters Bicentennial Year

January 20, 2022 - Nationwide Events, Concerts, Celebrations, and Advocacy Campaigns Will Unfold Across America in 2022