Earth Day Celebration!

Apr 21 , 2018

Join us for our annual Earth Day Celebration on the Greenway on Saturday, April 21st. Events and activities include vendor exhibits, border collie demonstrations, cane pole fishing, canoeing & kayaking, face painting, lead-line horse rides and farm animals. 

Enjoy free entry to the Greenway during the event and activities for all ages from hiking and kayaking to horseback rides. First 1,000 visitors to Earth Day will receive a special giveaway!

The Recycled Fashion Showcase seeks to promote the use of recycled, reuseable and renewable materials in creative and artistic ways, while raising environmental and waste awareness among the entrants and those who view the costumes. 

Events are located at the Greenway’s Dairy Barn entrance, 288 Dairy Barn Lane. For more information or to volunteer, please email [email protected].

Vendors:
Greenway Summer Camps
Greenway Hiking Club
Greenway FLYERS (Kids Zone)
Nation Ford FFA Plant Sale
York Electric Cooperative
Dirt Dauber Deb's Mobile Gem Mine
Reading Giraffe
Carolina Thread Trail
J & J Family Farm
Wild Hope Farm
Pops Pickle Stand
The Bulb
Tap Teas!
Mr. Pat's Local Honey & Beekeeping
Wikoff Color Corporation
Howell Specialty Farmz
Our Table Farms


Activities:
Horse rides
Canoeing, kayaking and cane-pole fishing
Border Collie demonstrations
Guided nature and history hikes
Kids Zone
Farm animals
Yoga at the Graham Cabin is FREE!

Schedule of Events:

10:00a               Yoga at the Graham Cabin
11:00a                Event activities open
11:15a                Hike with Anne Close to the Swinging Bridge from Membership Tent
11:15a                Horse Grooming Demo (Petting Zoo)
11:30a                30 min Border Collie Demo (Dairy Barn Pasture)
11:30a                Scavenger Hunt
12:00p               Horse Parade led by Anne Close
12:15p               Recycled Fashion Showcase at the Comporium Amphitheater
12:15p               Wildflower Hike
12:30p               Meet the Donkeys (Petting Zoo)
1:00p                 30 min Border Collie Demo
1:00p                 Storybook Hike 
2:00p                 Family Hike
2:00p                 30 min Border Collie Demo 
3:00p                  Event activities end

***All hikes leave from Membership tent. 


Food Vendors:
New Wrap Order
Fresh Med
Remixx Kitchen
Wilbur's Last Ride
Red Oak
The Plated Palette
Moroccan Cookbook
Popcorn Heaven
Cotton Candy Confections
The Donut Guy
Rollin' Roast
Kona Ice

There will be water refill stations for guests to use. No bottled water will be sold at Earth Day festivities. Please keep in mind that some activities and exhibitors accept cash only. There is no parking or entry fee for the Earth Day Celebration, but we encourage you to carpool. Dogs on leash are welcome on the Greenway. 

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