11am – 6pm, 22 April, 2017 at Elmwood Park
Map and Exhibitors
Free Tree Climb Opportunity! Climb Nebraska’s state champion swamp white oak with a rope and harness from 11am-4pm. -Presented by Nebraska Statewide Arboretum
“Dust of your Bike” & Valet Bike Parking! A kids safety course will be taught from 1-2pm and free helmets will be given to the first 50 kids to complete the safety training. -Presented by Omaha Bikes
Beer Garden! “Think Global, Act (or drink) Local” with all local beers including an exclusive Earth Day IPA (served in reusable Earth Day cups)! – Presented by Jake’s Cigars & Spirits and Infusion Brewing Co.
Food Court! Enjoy food from local vendors: 402 BBQ, Dante Pizzeria, Lauren Beth’s Popcorn, Lindsey Enterprises, Prairie Fire Pizza, Renear Inc., Scotty’s Go Go Grill, Smokin’ Lefty’s BBQ
Electronics Recycling! Recycle anything with a cord, motor or battery! (Fees apply for microwaves, televisions and CRT monitors.) – Presented by Cross Electronic Recycling
Composting! Compost collection bins will be distributed throughout the park! – Presented by Soil Dynamics
Recycling! Recycling collection bins will be distributed throughout the park! – Presented by Second Nature Public Recycling
March for Science-Omaha! The March kicks off with Dr. Elli Rogan speaking on the main stage and leaves from Elmwood Park at 6pm! More info.
Lightning/Severe Storm Safety Policy In the chance of lightning, please seek a safe shelter such as Elmwood Park’s pavilion, the UNO parking garage, or your vehicle. When lightning is present, do not touch any metal, including the framework of a car. If you are unable to reach a sheltered area, other suggested locations are a dry ditch or a thick grove of small trees surrounded by smaller trees. Unsafe areas are places with tall trees, light poles, open fields, any point higher than the areas surrounding it, and puddles of water. If a tornado warning is issued the event will be canceled.