We all care about our precious planet – so it’s time to celebrate it! Assembly your recycling and take part in protecting the Southern California environment at the following Earth Day events this weekend. All of these events are committed to keeping the Los Angeles area unharmed, so if you’re planning to help your local non-profits with a beach cleanup or just celebrate your environment by spending a day in the park, here are some of options you have for Earth Day weekend:
Climate Day LA
Come by the Ace Hotel this Friday and participate in a three-part day of positive climate action! Start your afternoon with lunch and green pop-ups in the parking lot next to the Ace, and then step inside the theatre to enjoy the free panels and lectures. Finally, reserve your tickets to the sunset gala with DJ set from Moby or attend an evening concert with such performances as Deerhoof, Weyes Blood and SOPHIE. For more information, visit this website
Earth Day & Botanic Bling
Drive up to Descanso Gardens for their special Earth Day celebration this weekend! Their program focuses on flowers and plants for your garden, features the following events: Mt. Sac Plant Sale, where students from Mount San Antonio College will sell various potted plants, Botanic Bling – a trunk show of unique accessories, California Wildflower Display and more. For more information, visit this website.
Earth Day Celebration at the Santa Monica Pier Aquarium
Celebrate Earth Day with a non-profit environmental group, Heal the Bay. Santa Monica Aquarium will be hosting a presentation on pollution followed by kids-friendly story time. On the pier, you will find face painting, crafts and a wildlife station with bird identification guides and binoculars. It’s a perfect weekend for family activities! For more information, click here.
Renew: Reuse, Recycle, Restyle
Stroll in for Downtown Arts District annual bazaar with live music, clothing drive, and delicious food. Donate your clothes this Earth Day and pick out some new stylish ones for yourself. After exploring the bazaar, have some fresh cold beer at the Angele City Brewery & Public House. Sounds like a great Earth Day! For more information, click here.
Earth Day in Glendale
Join Glendale for a fun Earth Day celebration of food trucks, live entertainment, and rock wall climbing. You’ll also have a chance to learn more about solar energy and waste management. For more information, click here.