Earth Day 2019 is Monday, April 22 but events start this weekend right here in Nashville. Here’s how you can get involved.
Nashville Earth Day Festival
Nashville’s Earth Day Festival is a free, family-friendly event with live music. The annual event happens Saturday, April 20 from 11 AM to 6 PM in Centennial Park. The event strives to educate Nashvillians about the environment and tips for living green. Find out more here.
Earth Day Birthday
Jackalope is throwing an Earth Day birthday on April 20. It’s from 12 PM to 10 PM in their Ranch Taproom. They’ll have a special birthday brew, free brewery tours and live artists. See the event poster here.
Franklin will host their Arbor Day event on April 20 from 10 AM to 2 PM. This celebration includes free tree saplings, activities for kids, tree climbing, trucks and more. Find out more.
Yoga Buzz – Earth Day Edition happens April 20 at Acme Feed & Seed. It starts at 10 AM and it’s open to any yogi, advanced or newbie. The pop-up class happens on Acme’s rooftop. Grab your ticket here.
Wild & Scenic Film Festival
Franklin Theatre’s Wild and Scenic Film Festival happens April 25 6 PM for members and 6:30 for the public. The films selected for this event strive to motive and inspire you to make a difference in your community. According to the Franklin Theatre’s website, “This festival connects film with broader environmental and social context and reminds us that we are participants in a global movement for a more wild and scenic world.” Grab tickets here.
Murfreesboro’s Earth Day
Do you live outside of town in Murfreesboro? Your city is celebrating Earth Day, too. Their event actually doesn’t happen until April 27 in the square from 10 AM to 2 PM. This is their 18th annual event.