Lakewood Earth Day Celebration

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Heritage Lakewood Belmar Park
801 S. Yarrow St., Lakewood

About the event

The 2024 Earth Day celebration was a rainy and snowy day, but we were so glad to have so many Lakewood residents join us for the day! Check back in a few months for the date and information about next year's event. In the meantime, see information about the 2024 event below. 

Activities

Parade of Species and Costume Contest

Join us for our third annual Parade of Species! Kids, adults and pets are invited to bring or wear your favorite plant or animal costume or make anEarth-Day-scouts-creating-art.jpg animal mask at the event, decorate your wagons and strollers, bring an instrument and march through our event in celebration of all of the animal and plant species with whom we share the earth. 

  • Costume Contest- prizes awarded in the categories of Favorite Animal Costume, Favorite Plant Costume and Favorite Group Costume.
  • 4 p.m. - Gather at the gazebo for animal yoga and the costume contest and photo ops with Smokey Bear, Woodsy Owl and mascots from local high schools, middle schools and colleges. 
  • 4:30 p.m.- Parade starts

Music

Enjoy music provided by

Food and Drinks

A variety of food and drinks will be available at this year's celebration. Plan to grab lunch, dinner and snacks with us at the event!Funnel Cake and Ice Cream Food Truck 

Beer Garden provided by New Terrain Brewery.

Food and drinks will be available from:

Electric Vehicle Showcase and Ride and Drive

  • Take a new electric vehicle out for a spin.a blue and red electric vehicle
  • Check out a wide variety of electric vehicles and hear from their owners about what it’s like to own and drive an electric vehicle.
  • Take an e-bike out for a ride. 

Vendors and Exhibitors

All of our vendor and food truck spots are full for this year's Earth Day Celebration. Watch for applications to open up in December for next year'sLine of vendors under tents with a crowd of people event.

 

Earth Day Art

Thank you to all of the artists who submitted designs for our 2024 Earth Day Celebration Poster Art Contest. As always, we were blown away by everyone's creativity and talent! Our winning artist for 2024 is Lakewood resident, Steph LeBlanc.

  • Here is Steph’s winning design:

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  • Participate in creating art at the event—visit the art booth to create an animal mask.

Electronics Recycling Resources

In past years we’ve had an electronics recycling event as a partner to our Earth Day event, however due to declining participation, we will no longer host electronics recycling at this event. Find electronics recycling at these local organizations:

 

Metal and Electronics Recycling Day
May 11
9 a.m.-1 p.m.
Shepherd of the Hills Presbyterian Church, 11500 W. 20th Ave.

Everyone is welcome to bring metal and electronics to recycle. Sponsored by Sustainable Applewood, Sustainable Eiber, and Sustainable Morse Park.

Event Details

 

 

 

Thank you to our 2024 Sponsors!

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When

  • Saturday, April 27, 2024 | 11:00 AM - 07:00 PM

Location

Heritage Lakewood Belmar Park, 801 S. Yarrow St., Lakewood, CO, 80226, View Map

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