Earth Day is Monday, April 22nd! And there is no better place to celebrate than North Iowa! North Iowa’s stunning natural environment is one of the best things about living here. With beautiful waterways, lush prairies, bountiful farmlands, and more, our area is blessed with some of Mother Nature’s greatest gifts. It is time to celebrate our planet and protect it for all generations to come! Check out these incredible Earth Day celebrations taking place throughout North Iowa.
Date: Saturday, April 20th
Time: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Location: Lime Creek Nature Center (3501 Lime Creek Road, Mason City)
Head to beautiful Lime Creek Nature Center for this family friendly festival. Learn valuable information and find eco-friendly products from the many vendors. Dine on some delicious food. Participate in some fun activities and games. And, so much more!
Date: Thursday, April 25th
Time: 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Location: Surf Ballroom (460 North Shore Drive, Clear Lake)
One of the most popular annual events in our area, the Green Expo is returning to historic Surf Ballroom. Find 50+ vendors that are all working to make the world a better place and protect our environment. Sample healthy fresh food, learn some great home and gardening tips, win fantastic prizes, and much more at this FREE event!
Date: Saturday, April 27th
Time: 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
Location: City Park (Main Avenue, Clear Lake)
There is no Earth Day celebration quite like OutdoorFest. The morning is filled with fun activities and events for the whole family to enjoy. Make a difference during the city-wide TrashBash Community Cleanup, which starts at 8:00 am. Get active during the 5K/10K runs (9:00 am start). Participate in fun environmental games and activities for the whole family.