Alexandria Earth Day 2014
Mark your calendar for Alexandria Earth Day 2014!
This year's celebration will be held at Ben Brenman Park (4800 Brenman Park Drive) on Saturday, April 26 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
This year's theme is Are You an Eco-Citizen? The event will include educational exhibits, demonstrations, hands-on activities for all ages, a tree sale, and more!
This year’s event will also feature the Upcycling Showcase, where students will showcase their creative interpretation of Earth day through literature, fashion, visual arts and performing arts.
Participate now in one or more of three Environmental Challenges. All entries received before April 25 will be entered into a drawing!
Leave Your Car at Home this Earth Day!
The public is encouraged to take public transit, walk or bike to the event!
DASH will be offering free rides for the Earth Day Event on DASH AT8 from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, April 26. Click on the pass to print and present to the driver for your free ride! One pass per rider. For DASH route and schedule information, call 703.370.DASH or visit www.dashbus.com.
Bicyclists may visit http://www.alexandriava.gov/localmotion for the City's Bike Map, which features the City's best on-street and off-road bikeways, as well as locations of grouped bicycle parking.
Additional parking will be available at the Samuel W. Tucker Elementary School, located at 435 Ferdinand Day Dr.
Alexandria Earth Day is pleased to have the following local businesses providing food and beverages for sale at this year's event: Hard Times Cafe and Cafe Pizzaiolo! Vegetarian options will be made available.