Earth Day Roanoke and Arbor Day 2017

The 28th annual
Earth Day Roanoke Festival

and Roanoke Tree Steward’s
– free tree give away –

Saturday, April 22, 2017

Roanoke – Tree City USA
Celebrates Arbor Day
with all our favorite Earth Day educators
Location: Elmwood Park’s upper pathway
9 AM – 2 PM

The Taubman Museum Crafts

Earth Day is recognized across the nation and the world. Communities create festivals, teach-ins,  actions, art installations and school projects.  Plan an Earth Day
project with your class or family, and join us on April 22.

Earth Day Roanoke festival, since 1990.
You make a difference.   Protect natural resources.
Become a tree steward, or master gardener.  Volunteer with one of Roanoke’s many environmental organizations.
Come learn how!


Bee talkRoanoke is known for expanding its environmental awareness and practices.  A strong citizen influence has provided consistent motivation to recognize sustainability needs.
Earth Day Roanoke Educators :

Earth Day premiers experienced, professional, and local citizen trail blazers.  Receive helpful tips and find new collaborators.
Get inspired by leaders in green practices,
planning and advocacy.
Learn about neighborhood projects and how you can be more green at home.  Learn about dozens of environmental organizations, community groups and their volunteers.  Meet City representatives who give advise about local resources and provide children’s activities.

We welcome your participation.
Education options & contact .

Earth Day Network Appreciates Teachers


earth day flowersCan you partner with us and provide a kid’s activity? Please send info to
Subject line: Kid’s Activity or Special Demonstration


Environmental organizations, Farmers, Green advocates, Community education,  Green crafts and businesses

Community Resources

Registration email invites have been sent to environmental educators first.  Please search your inbox.  Registration link for crafts, community and businesses will be sent in March.  We can only hold a limited number of booths in this year’s location.

Vendors: More information


VolunteerVolunteers are vital to the process of hosting a festival for  Earth Day.
Join the team today, and take a role.
Volunteer opportunities, committee work, special support.


PLEASE NOTE  in subject line:   “Registration”,  “Kid’s Activity”,  “Question” or “Follow up”.  Depending on your area of interest or need.
Volunteers please contact Bill Saap at: