Come hula hoop in the parade with your LED hula hoop (or other flow toys) or parade with a lantern at my neighborhood (East Atlanta Village) Earth Day Festival! We will meet at the EAV East Atlanta FarmersMarket on opening day to build lanterns at 4pm.
8pm is Lantern Launch & Parade through the village. Join us!
EAV Earth Day Festival: Lantern Parade and Free-cycle Event
East Atlanta Village Farmers Market
East Atlanta Community Association
Join the East Atlanta Community Association for a three day Earth Day 2012 Festival with the theme “Celebrate, Educate, Participate” on April 19th, 21st, and 22nd!
April 19th, Thursday:
Celebrate with EAV’s Lantern Parade and Wish Lantern Launch
4pm-8pm: The event begins with the East Atlanta Farmer’s Market opening day, which includes a lantern building workshop at the EACA booth in the market. Guests may also purchase wishing lanterns for the sunset launch for 5$. Make a wish for your neighborhood and set it free, all proceeds benefit EACA programs.
Note: Thursday, April 12th, EACA will also host a Lantern Building Workshop from 5pm-8pm Location TBA. Bring a lantern to decorate or purchase one there to benefit EACA! Crafting supplies and guidance provided.
8pm, Sunset Wish Lantern Launch, followed by Lantern Parade through the Village, ending in Brownwood Park.
9pm, Brownwood Movies in the Park Series Begins, hosted by East Atlanta’s own Studio Outpost with entertainment by the Imperial OPA, HoopEssence, and the Vauxhall Gardens Variety Players.
April 21st, Saturday:
“Educate:” 12pm-5pm Three locations for Events:
Farmer’s Market site: Freecycle tables, educational workshops, recycling drop-off points, start of walking tours. Full schedule to be posted soon!
You drop it off, we will recycle it!
Drop off Recycling offered for:
- Cell Phones
- eye glasses
Bring garage sale items like bikes, art, jewelry, books, clothing, toys, nick knacks, bric a brac and general stuff! Take some leave some; the rest will be donated
Midway Pub: Earth Day Arts and Craft Show
Shop your favorite local artists!
East Side Lounge: Free Clothing Swap with $5 door fee
Drinks specials and free clothes! Bring clothes to donate
“Participate:” 10am to 1pm: Join EACA’s Beautification committee at 10am at the main planter on Glenwood and Flat Shoals to help with spring planting and beautifying the neighborhood.