Earth Day is just around the corner which means there will be a lot of earth day celebrations and get-togethers! Earth Day recognizes, celebrates, and promotes our region’s unique beauty while educating the public about local environmental issues.
We are sharing some other awesome events happening in our region. Please note that DATES CAN DIFFER for each event. Take a look!
We will have free beverages, face painting, a sustainable pledge selfie station, snacks and our favorite local green non-profits popping up from 12-4pm! Certain Village at Rancharrah neighbors will also be participating with their own earth lovin’ offerings!
Join Crystal Cove for an Earth Day celebration where they will be enjoying mother nature and all her gifts with food, drinks, sales, craft workshops, and a kid fun zone! This event is open to the public and pet-friendly!
Join the Animal Ark at their Earth Day Festival! They will be celebrating with local environmental groups and educators. This is a family-friendly event! This event features youth activities, guest speakers workshops, keeper chats, and more.
The cost is: $14 for Adults, $12 for Seniors, $9 for Youth, Youth under 2: FREE
With twenty acres of Idlewid Park transform into over 200 exhibits and activities for all ages. Arts & crafts, sustainability businesses and resources and local non-profit organizations. Activities include 3 stages of entertainment, specialty foods, local breweries, workshops, rallies, games and prizes.
The largest Earth Day celebrations in the area, the free community event takes place at the Village at Palisades Tahoe from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., and gives kids and adults the opportunity to learn about recycling, composting, alternative energy, and sustainability through hands-on activities the whole family can enjoy. Check out children’s activities and brain teasers hosted by The Discovery. Plus, don’t miss hours of free live music by local bands.
Bring your friends and family to learn about ways to counteract global climate change through recycling and composting, alternative energy, water conservation, sustainability, and reducing our ecological footprint.
There will be live music and dance, a kids zone filled with activities, as well as arts and crafts, face painting, educational booths, and vendors.
There will also be food and drink for purchase and a raffle!
The Walker River State Recreation Area with co-hosts Yerington Paiute Tribe, and Walker Basin Conservancy invites you to an Earth Day Celebration. Come ready to make native seed bombs, learn about bee’s soil, and hike with the rangers to learn about nature. We would also be planting Cottonwood and Willow trees along the river corridor. Enjoy awesome snacks while learning about the environment and conservation. The event is open to the public, $5 entry fee per vehicle, entrance fee waived for volunteers
Date: Saturday, April 30, 2022
Location: 211 E Walker Rd, Yerington, NV 89447
Time: 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Did we miss an Earth Day event?
Please note this list may not be all-inclusive. New Earth Day events are popping up every day and our team updates them as we find them.
If we’ve missed an event, please let us know in the comments below and we will get it added. Happy Earth Day!
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