Earth Day 2018
On Saturday, April 21nd 2018 Delray Beach will host an Earth Day Celebration from 9:30 am to 12:30pm on the lawn behind Old School Square in the heart of downtown Delray. The 2018 Earth Day theme is Plastics, so there are many ways you can adopt the theme and help advance environmental awareness in your home and business. We invite you to be part of the family-friendly festivities and learn about various local organizations and their commitment to environmental sustainability. On Sunday, April 22, come to the Crest Theater at Old School Square at 2:00 pm for a free showing of the documentary A Plastic Ocean, followed by a Q & A session with one of its producers, Julie Anderson. This event is being sponsored by Delray Beach-based, Marc Julien Homes.
Participating Organizations include:
Florida Power and Light Harvest Grill & Wine Bar Orchard Hardware Supply
Waste Management One Aveda Salon First Green Bank
Florida Atlantic University Sandoway House Community Greening
Planet Solar Solutions Purgreens Exhilaride Golf Carts
Saltwater Brewery Juice Buzz Institute for Regional Conservation
Sea to Shore Alliance Space of Mind Mount Botanical Gardens
Human Powered Delray Wise Tribe Sierra Club Loxahatchee Group
Delray Beach Celebrated Earth Day on Saturday, April 22nd, at the Pavilion at Old Square School Square. The 2017 event included over 25 vendor participants, and provided fun games for children, planting activities, and information displays about recycling, sea trash, solar energy and farm-to-table foods. Tesla Motors, SMART cars, and FPL all displayed the latest electric vehicle technologies. Many local non-profits, including Community Greening, the Sandoway House and Human Powered Delray, supported the event, giving it a true Delray Beach appeal.