16th Annual Earth Day Festival 

at Oxbow Eco-Center

2020 Date to be Announced! 

 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. • RAIN or SHINE

FREE event for the Whole Family!

 5400 N.E. St. James Drive
Port St. Lucie, FL     
Phone: 772-785-5833

Join friends and neighbors in a celebration of all that wildlife and wild lands offer --  beauty, inspiration, vital resources and a sense of community.

 

2019 Schedule of Events

10 - 10:30 a.m. - Opening Ceremonies (Marine Color Guard / Local Dignitaries / Apollo Vega- Acoustic Music / Sarah Cieslinski- Zero Waste Speech)

Main Stage
11 am, 12:30 pm, 1:45 pm - Uproot Hootenany- Folk/Bluegrass
Noon - Grant Livingston- Florida Folk Music
1:15 pm - Ibex Puppetry- The Art of Puppetry

Creative Expression Stage
11 am - Danceworks- Performance
11:30 am Ibex Puppetry- Puppet Show
Noon - Alyssa Rose- Kids Yoga
12:30 pm - Arnold Stillman- Wildlife Read-Along
1 pm - Reptile Riff- Reptile Presentation
2 pm - Grant Livingston- Florida Folk Music

Heritage Stage
10:30 am - Nicole Harper- Yoga
11:15 am - Apollo Vega- Acoustic Music
11:30 a.m. - TC Ukulele Club- Ukulele Jam
12:15 pm - Leave No Trace- Aquatic Preserves
12:30 pm - Setup For Drum Circle
1 pm - Kevin Beatkeeper- Drum Circle
1:45 pm - Put Away Drums
2 pm - Geraldo Malonado- Harmonica

Other
All day - Eco-Challenge
All day - Florida Cracker Museum
All day - Cracker Cow Camp
All day - Live Raptor Exhibit
All day - Live Reptile Exhibit
All day - Puppetry Exhibit
All day - Plein Air Artists
All day - Face Painting
11 am - Guided Hike- Eva: Native Birds
11 am - Loxahatchee NWR-Guided Kayak Tours
11 am - Guided Hike- Marge: FL Upland Pines
Noon - Loxahatchee NWR-Guided Kayak Tours
11 am - Guided Hike- M+K: Tracks + Skulls
1 pm - Loxahatchee NWR-Guided Kayak Tours

 

2019 Exhibitions By

• Treasure Coast Wildlife Center
• Reptile Riff
• A Time Remembered
• Friends of Savannas Preserve State Park
• FL Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission
• Florida’s Aquatic Preserves
• Treasure Coast Beekeepers Association
• Stella Maris
• Tinkergarten
• FPUA
• UF/IFAS Extension
• St Lucie Cultural Alliance
• Balloons Blow
• Sun Grove Montessori School
•  Environmental Resources Department
• FAU Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute
• Smithsonian Marine Station at Fort Pierce
• Florida Oceanographic Society
• SELF (Solar & Energy Loan Fund)
• Boys & Girls Clubs of St. Lucie County
• St. Lucie County
• City of Port St. Lucie
• City of Fort Pierce 

 

Things to Know –
• Parking/transport info: Calvary PSL, 5555 NW St. James Drive, Port St. Lucie. Trolley service will take place from 8 am – 4 pm. Earth Day attendees will be picked up every few minutes from the event and parking (Please use designated parking and DO NOT try to cross the street without officer assistance – it’s not safe)
• No Dogs Allowed
• Please carpool to reduce your ecological footprint; or better yet, kayak down river or ride your bike
• Share on Facebook and Instagram to help spread the word to your friends and neighbors

Sponsored By

Would you like to be a part of this really special event? There’s still time to become a sponsor or make a donation of items or gift cards. It’s a great way to show your company commitment to the community. Call 772-784-5833.

SUSTAINABLE SPONSORS

Maverick Boat Group logo

 

SOLAR SPONSORS

 

St Lucie Economic Development Council logo Culpepper Terpenning logo

Langel Brothers logo Best Choice Meats logo

STEWARDSHIP SPONSORS

FPL Florida Power and Light logo Lewi Longman Walker Attorneys logo

 

US fish & Wildlife logoFL Fish & Wildlife logoSummer Crush Winery logo

Inframark LogoCalvary PSL LogoSouth Florida Water Management District logo

SUPPORTING SPONSORS

FPUA Logowaste pro logo

Big Apple Pizza Logo

Mark Satterlee - Individual Sponsor