Sign In
Skip to main content

Earth Day Festival

Image of Earth Day logo2014 Earth Day Festival
(Rain or Shine | Free Admission)
 
Mark Your Calendar
Sunday, April 27
Durham Central Park
502 Foster St.
Noon - 5 p.m. 

“Go Green” at Durham’s Earth Day Festival. Participants will enjoy "green" activities and demos; learn about many green practices and products at the Sustainability Expo and Earth Art Market; and enjoy great music, food and much more!
 
Plan your trip to Earth Day! Do your part to go green and walk, skate, bike, ride the bus, or carpool to Earth Day. 

Members of Durham’s Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Commission will host a valet bicycle parking service near the corner of Foster and Hunt streets – ride in and check your bicycle for free! Get your bike safety checked and learn how to change a flat as well.

There is something for everyone!

Earth Day Kick-Off Celebration
E-Waste Recycling and Paper Shredding Event
Saturday, April 26 (8 a.m. – 2 p.m.)
Durham County Stadium, 750 Stadium Dr.

New this year at Earth Day!
Farmer’s Lane
TROSA Store
Ecycling/Recycling Yard

Earth Day Activities
Live music and entertainment
Earth Art Market sponsored by the Triangle Ecycling, Planet Aid and Moore Recycling Associates Inc.
Eco-Lounge
Sustainability Expo

Mainstage Schedule​
Earth Day Peformers Bios

Kids’ Zone
Watershed, canoeing and kayak demonstrations
Fire starting tutorials
Seed planting activities
Facepainting
Building projects with Home Depot
Making instruments and costumes with recycled materials

The Earth Day Parade will feature the Bulltown Strutters and a special guest performance by the Hillside High School Band.

Get Involved!
Interested in being a volunteer?  To volunteer, complete the application here.

If you would like to be a vendor, submit your vendor application as soon as possible because space is limited. Education, artists and non-food
vendor opportunities available. All food vendor slots have been filled. 

Check out our sponsorship packet for information about partnering with us on Earth Day.

For information, call (919) 560-4355 or email Tina Chavis.
 
The Durham Earth Day Festival is presented by Durham Parks and Recreation and Keep Durham Beautiful, Inc. 
 
image of Keep Durham Beautiful logoThe Herald Sun Logo



 

PDQWater Management Logo
Partnering Sponsors

Bull City Bucks
Camp Gladiator (Raleigh)
Duke Energy
Home Depot
Planet Aid
Triangle Ecycling
TROSA