Sunrise will celebrate green living with a free, family-friendly Earth Day Festival on Saturday, April 20, from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Join us at Sawgrass Sanctuary Park (237 North New River Circle, Sunrise 33326) for a day of outdoor fun sponsored by the City of Sunrise Utilities Department and All Service Refuse.
Admission is FREE, and the first 1,000 people through the gates will receive a reusable shopping tote and a BPA-free water bottle. The bottles can be refilled throughout the day at the City's complimentary Water Station.
The City's annual Earth Day celebration features live music; children's activities (including bounce houses, face painting, and arts and crafts); a farmers' market; handcrafted goods; food and beverage vendors; and representatives from eco-conscious organizations.
This year's lineup includes:
- 10:15 a.m. - Arbor Day Tree Planting
- 10:30 a.m. - Eco-Chic Fashion Show - Goodwill merchandise, creatively upcycled
- 11:20 a.m. - Poster Contest Award Presentation - Recognition of student artists
- 11:30 a.m. - La Conexion Latina - The get-up-and-dance sounds of "salsa dura"
- 12:45 p.m. - South Florida Cloggers - Talented dancers with Celtic flair
- 1:30 p.m. - Blues Dragon - Unique interpretations of blues and folk favorites
- 2:45 p.m. - Crazy Fingers - One of the nation's best Grateful Dead tribute bands
The Earth Day Festival is made possible by the support of Magic 102.7, LITE FM, the Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale, the Aveda Institute South Florida and Goodwill South Florida.
No coolers, bottles, pets or bicycles will be allowed in the park during the Festival. View our Vendor List and Site Plan for more information, or call (954) 747-4600.