11am – 6pm, 13 April, 2019 at Elmwood Park

 

 

There is free public parking in the UNO Parking Garage! Parking map coming soon!

 

2019 Schedule

Demonstration Tent

Sponsored by Green Omaha Coalition.
Experience hands on demonstrations led by local experts. Check back for schedule updates!  
11:00 AM: Tree Planting
12:00 PM: Rain Barrels
2:00 PM: Permaculture
3:00 PM: Urban Beekeeping

Main Stage

Join us for ongoing entertainment all day on the Main Stage.
 Full lineup coming soon!
MUSIC Michael Murphy, Folk / Native American Flute
Friend of the Environment Awards 
MUSIC Edem Soul Music, World Soul
MUSIC: OJAI, Indie Rock
MUSIC:  Nation, Gypsy Folk Jazz
MUSIC Mesonjixx, R&B / Soul 

Children’s Tent

Interactive fun for children all day long!
Friends of Extension & 4-H Foundation in Douglas/Sarpy Counties

2019 Exhibitors

Visit over 100 exhibitors and vendors to find out how area nonprofits, businesses, governmental organizations, community groups and schools are promoting sustainable practices, environmental protection, and resource conservation.

⇒See this year’s exhibitors!

 

 

2018 map for website
Interactive map coming soon!

 

 

2019 Activities

 

Free Tree Climb Opportunity! EDO - (131)

Climb Nebraska’s state champion swamp white oak
with a rope and harness from 12pm-5pm.

-Presented by Nebraska Statewide Arboretum

 Zero Waste! compost-709020__340

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

EDO - (140)Valet Bike Parking! 

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 Bike Walk Omaha and Mode Shift Omaha

 Electronics Recycling! 21369172_1208691872569913_5473910818279800755_n

Drop off your unwanted electronics and metal from 11am-5pm at the parking lot by the baseball field. Anything with a cord, motor or battery accepted! (Fees apply for televisions, alkaline batteries and microwaves.)

– Presented by Cross Electronic Recycling

 

EDO - (139)Beer Garden!

“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

 

Science Zone!

Join Nebraska Science Festival for hands-on science activities. More information coming soon!

– Presented by NE SciFest

 

1009Electric Vehicle Display!

Peruse a variety of privately owned electric vehicles on display. Ask the owners questions about anything EV!

– Presented by Nebraska Sierra Club

 

 Food Court!

Purchase healthy foods from local food vendors! Food options will be listed soon.

 

Join in on the fun of Earth Day Omaha!  Get Involved!

 

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