The annual Sacramento Earth Day Celebration takes place Sunday, April 19 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. in Southside Park. In addition to environmental information and products from more than 180 organizations, the event will feature live music, with acts such as John Gruber & James Israel and Fenix, and vegan cuisine from Xochimilco, Abyssinia, Garden to Grill and Dave POPS.
The festivities, held by the Environmental Council of Sacramento, themed “Celebrate. Educate. Motivate.,” promise to celebrate the earth and the success of people working together for environmental sustainability, green jobs and environmental/social justice. The day will educate people on planning safe, efficient and desirable communities, habitat preservation, native plant gardening and water conservation efforts. For more information, visit ecosacramento.net/earth-day. This event is free.