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The Earth Day Festival is coming to Fayetteville on Saturday, April 23

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Earth Day will be celebrated on a big Saturday in Fayetteville, as Main Street Fayetteville, Southern Conservation Trust, Fayette County Public Library and Line Creek Brewing join forces to host themed activities at four downtown locations simultaneously.

Beginning at 11 a.m. and ending at 3 p.m., participants will travel between City Center Park, Triumph Station, the Fayette County Public Library, the Southern Conservation Trust’s Fayette Environmental Education Center, and the Lane Brown Gazebo on the courthouse square to explore the fresh market and handicrafts. vendors, craft making, selling plants, food trucks and other food vendors, craft beer, sustainability exhibits, live music, and student-led environmental demonstrations.

Outdoor wellness and fitness experiences will include a rock wall and pop-up fitness classes.

The Fayette County Public Library will host a 10 a.m. puppet show onsite, as well as crafts, an art contest and a book sale.

Southern Conservation Trust will host several environmental engagement experiences at its Fayette Environmental Education Center located at 305 Beauregard Boulevard.

In the spirit of Earth Day, please consider walking, biking or carpooling to this event. Please also bring your own reusable carry bags. Parking will be available at Fayetteville City Hall and Downtown Park, the Fayette County Library and near the Lane Brown Lookout.