Lakewood Earth Day Celebration

Next date: Saturday, April 27, 2024 | 11:00 AM to 07:00 PM


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

About the event

Each year Lakewood hosts the Earth Day Celebration at Heritage Lakewood Belmar Park with music, entertainment, educational exhibits, food, drinks, and family fun. We hope to see you at our next Earth Day Celebration: Saturday, April 27, 2024. 


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.
  • 4:30 p.m.- Parade starts


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

Check back to see which food trucks and food vendors will be at the event.

Beer Garden provided by New Terrain Brewery.

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

We are accepting applications for vendors and exhibitors for the 2024 Earth Day Celebration. Please see details and apply on our vendorLine of vendors under tents with a crowd of people application form.

Visit vendors and exhibitors from around the Lakewood and Denver area to hear about their sustainability messages and products.

Please note, all of our slots for food trucks are full for 2024.


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:

Earth day decorative logo

  • 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:


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


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

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