Triangle Area Earth Day Events
Here are some great events to check out in the Raleigh area. Earth Day 2010 is officially on April 22nd, but we have two full weeks of fantastic celebrations to enjoy.
Earth Action Day - Chapel Hill
Saturday April 10, 12pm to 5pm
Earth Action Day is celebrated every year in Chapel Hill. This year, the event will be at the new Southern Community Park, just south of Southern Village on 15/501. Free shuttles will be available from the Shops at Eastgate to the park. Visit www.townofchapelhill.org for more information.
Earth Day Museum of Natural Sciences - Raleigh
Saturday April 17, 11am to 5pm
Celebrate Earth Day by learning about living sustainably. See models of sustainable buildings, get advice on greening your home, find locally grown foods from Triangle restaurants, watch composting demonstrations, and much more. Live music too. Fare-free bus rides. Planet Earth Celebration in Raleigh
Earth Day NC State - Planet Earth Celebration in Raleigh
Thursday, April 22, 10am to 3pm
Over 60 vendors will be at the Brickyard in NC State to celebrate Earth Day in Raleigh. Local arts and crafts vendors, face painters, massage therapists, local handcrafted goods, and lots of exhibits. Free.
Earth Day Festival - Durham
Saturday April 24, 12pm-5pm
Located in Downtown Durham, this year's theme is "Go Green". Lots of different hands on activities and demos, a Sustainability Expo and Earth Art Market, music, food, and more! The Earth Day Festival will be held at CCB Plaza, at 201 N. Corcoran St in Durham. Visit http://www.ci.durham.nc.us/departments/parks/earthday/ for more information.
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