Festival

Earth Day Texas


Where:  Fair Park
Where:  1121 First Ave., Dallas, 75210
When:  4/21/2017 through 4/23/201710am–6pm Apr 21–23.
Cost:  Free; special fees apply to select conferences and events.
Phone:  214/310-1200
Web:  earthdaytx.org

The world’s largest Earth Day exposition and eco-conference returns April 21–23 to Fair Park introducing several new initiatives (Some events by invite only).
Kids activities and entertainment include: a tree climb, dive tank, a Solar Car Challenge, a Lego "Build the Change" judged daily, Science on a Sphere and Omniglobe, toy and library booths, and more.
EARTHxFilm with multiple kid friendly screenings: EDTx’s inaugural film impact festival will showcase films and emerging media that explore conservation, science, the environment and honor the heroes working to protect our planet. The aim is to turn awareness through art and media into action and impact.
Events and showcases returning to Earth Day Texas 2017 include:
-Savor Dallas Sustainable Food Market – The hit tasting attraction returns with top North Texas chefs, restaurants and distributors crafting fresh, healthy and sustainable and chef-inspired foods.
-Sustainable Beer Garden – Featuring local and boutique brewers championing some of North Texas’ best and environmentally-responsible beers.
-Tiny Houses – B.A. Norrgard’s A Bed Over My Head is back with more unique, eco-friendly and beautifully designed tiny homes for visitors to explore. There will be three tiny house “villages” in Fair Park, including a college student showcase displaying the tiny homes they have built over the last several months, as well as live displays from tiny home manufacturers.
-Attendees can also enjoy outdoor experiences, live music, environmentally themed films and art exhibits, beer and food pavilions.



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