2017 Earth Day Activities
Next Saturday, April 22 marks the 47th Earth Day and several events are scheduled throughout the Pittsburgh region. Following are brief highlights of a few. (More are posted on Sustainable Pittsburgh’s events calendar.)
4/21 – Pittsburgh Earth Day Sustainability Business Breakfast
Hear a panel of experts discuss Pittsburgh’s sustainable business community and learn what your organization can do to succeed by going green.
4/21-22 – Paint the Square Green
Market Square will feature a world market with a mix of local vendors specializing in Earth-friendly products and services, along with organic and educational vendors and live music.
4/21-22 – Pittsburgh Earth Day Solar Powered Food Truck Festival
Located on Fourth Avenue adjacent to Market Square and PPG, and Lunchtime Concerts in Mellon Square Park featuring local musicians.
4/21 – PNC Sustainable Lunch + Learn
Sustainable leaders will share their thoughts, expertise, and ideas on how to maintain the “wellness” aspect of sustainability.
4/22 – Earth Day at Frick Environmental Center
Join hundreds of your neighbors for this free community celebration that includes naturalist-led walks and hikes, performances, tree climbing demos, solar powered activities, and more!
4/22 – La vie en Vert
This special Earth to Table dinner celebration will commemorate the annual three-day sustainable festival. The event will take place at Coterie Company, Pittsburgh’s newest female forward coworking space located in the Frick building Penthouse.
Do you know of an Earth Day event that is happening and not on Sustainable Pittsburgh’s calendar? Submit it!