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Earth Day Festival

April 26, 2014 @ 8:00 am - April 27, 2014 @ 5:00 pm

April 26-27, 2014

This April 26 &27 don’t miss the Santa Barbara Earth Day Festival! Each year, the Santa Barbara Earth Day celebrates all things green and eco-friendly in Santa Barbara.  Held in beautiful Alameda Park, hundreds of eco-conscious exhibitors gather to celebrate sustainability and eco-friendly living from April 26-27, 2014.

Don’t miss the Green Car Show which hosts the largest collection of efficient and alternative-fueled vehicles between Los Angeles and San Francisco. Alameda Park is a mere 2 miles from Hotel Milo, an easy and scenic bike ride from the hotel-so grab one of our complimentary bikes which is an eco-friendly (and healthy) way to head to this year’s Santa Barbara Earth Day Festival. The festival is extremely bike friendly and this year they’re offering complimentary bike valet parking (we love it!) and free bike check-ups.

The Santa Barbara Earth Day Festival is a family friendly event and there are a host of kid friendly activities that will be fun for the entire family. Popular activities at the festival include:

  • Arts & crafts
  • Musical performances
  • Theater & storytelling
  • Dancing & singing
  • Instrument making and play
  • Face painting

On Saturday April 26, don’t miss a pop-up farm to table dinner in Alameda Park by Jeff Olsson, Executive Chef and owner of New West Catering and Industrial Eats. Tickets are $60 per person; guests must be 21 to attend.  To purchase a ticket, call (805) 963-0583 or email Kathi King at kking@cecmail.org.

A plethora of food and drink options await at this year’s festival from these fantastic food vendors:

-Artichoke Connection
-California Corn Roast
-California Wood Fired
-Conscious Kombucha
-Electric Lemonade Stand
-Georgia’s Smokehouse
-Imlak’esh
-McConnell’s Ice Cream
-Nimita’s
-Santa Barbara Popcorn Co.

If film is what you seek, be sure to catch The Green Shorts Festival, which embraces green cinema.  This International Film Festival showcases films that embrace environmental awareness. Film screenings will start at April 25 at 6:30 P.M.

This year’s Santa Barbara Earth Day Festival is sure to be one of the best, experience it at Hotel Milo!

Details

Start:
April 26, 2014 @ 8:00 am
End:
April 27, 2014 @ 5:00 pm