11am – 6pm, 13 April, 2019 at Elmwood Park
There is free public parking in the UNO Parking Garage! View Parking Map
Climb Nebraska’s state champion swamp white oak
with a rope and harness from 12pm-5pm.
-Presented by Nebraska Statewide Arboretum
Help us make this a Zero Waste event! Visit our Zero Waste stations to learn how to responsibly dispose of food scraps, non-recyclable organic waste, paper, cardboard, plastic and metal – and send nothing to the landfill! There will also be Hefty® EnergyBag™ orange bags for any non-recyclable plastics.
– Presented by Hillside Solutions & Firstar Recycling
Biking is good for your health and the environment!
Avoid congested traffic and parking conditions by using
our safe, secure, free and friendly bike corral.
-Presented by Mode Shift Omaha
“Think Global, Act (or drink) Local” with all local beers including an exclusive Earth Day IPA (served in compostable cups)!
– Presented by Jake’s Cigars & Spirits
– Presented by Nebraska Sierra Club
Springtime means it’s time to tune up your bike and brush up on important safety tips. You can also join a guided tour to learn how easy active transportation can be.
Earth Day Omaha is running on a biofuel blend in an effort to reduce our consumption of fossil fuels. The biodiesel is made out of converted waste vegetable oil collected from area restaurants.
– Presented by Omaha Biofuels Coop
Love science? Then be sure to stop by the NE SciFest Science Zone from 11am-4pm for fun hands-on science activities. All ages welcome.
– Presented by NE SciFest