EARTH DAY CELEBRATION IN THE RAILYARD PARK
Join the Railyard Park Conservancy and dozens of environmental organizations for a free day of learning and family-friendly fun!
Enjoy a day in the sun in the The Railyard Park, Santa Fe’s award-winning green space, to celebrate the Earth and local biodiversity in honor of 2019’s national Earth Day theme : Protect our Species
This free Earth Day event will feature games, interactive activities for kids, live music, parades and animal ambassadors. Learn about the unique biodiversity of New Mexico and the ways you can help lower your impact in our community and on the planet as a whole.
The 2019 Earth Day Celebration in the Railyard Park will feature:
- Animal ambassadors from Wild Spirit Wolf Sanctuary
- Puppets from Wise Fool New Mexico
- Recycling Games with Keep Santa Fe Beautiful
- A family-friendly bike cruise with Santa Fe Conservation Trust
- Real live animal ambassadors from The Santa Fe Raptor Center
- Bike safety information from New Mexico Department of Health
- Interactive activities for kids with folks from the Institute for Applied Ecology
- Bird activities with New Mexico Dept. of Game and Fish
- “Critter Costume making” with a Trash-ion show, organized by Santa Fe High School‘s Green Team
- Bike Rodeo and fix-it station from Bike Santa Fe
- A special preview of Sand Play Saturday, facilitated by Railyard Park Conservancy staff and volunteers
- Water flow model and student helpers from Save Water Santa Fe
- Solar demos and educational resources from Positive Energy Solar
- A live grazing demo with sheep and goats from Quivira Coalition
- Sustainably-sourced food trucks
- Live music and performances
…and more TBA!
“Spring is nature’s way of saying, ‘Let’s party!’”