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Earth Day 2022

Celebrate the Earth on April 23, 2022 from noon to 6 p.m.

at Long Leaf Park!

This year’s theme is Love Your Mother. The event features environmental organizations and activities with over 50 exhibitors. This FREE family fun-filled afternoon offers live music, food trucks, raffle prizes and a Kid Zone for children to make art, with an accompanying children’s parade. On-site free parking and trolley shuttles from satellite locations are provided. 

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Parking & Shuttle Information

Parking is available at Long Leaf Park. You can avoid parking and traffic congestion at the park by taking the FREE Wave Transit ILM Trolley to the event. Just park at the South Entrance to the New Hanover County Government Center at 230 Government Center Drive. The trolley will be running continuously from 11:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.


2022 Festival exhibitors

Alliance for Cape Fear Trees

Bald Head Island Conservancy

Cape Fear Audubon

Cape Fear Bird Observatory

Cape Fear Community College

Cape Fear Public Utility Authority

Cape Fear River Watch

Cape Fear Sierra Club

Cape Fear Solar Systems

Cape Fear Tupperware

Cape Fear Volunteer Center

Cape Fear's Going Green

City of Wilmington, Stormwater Services Compliance

City of Wilmington, Sustainability Office

City of Wilmington Stormwater Services and Heal Our Waterways

City of Wilmington, Code Enforcement

Coastal Composting Council

Cosmic Groove Lizards

Electric Vehicle Association

Falun Dafa

Girl Scouts NC Coastal Pines

Grandmothers for Peace

Greatest Potential Chiropractic

Green Compass CBD

Historic Wilmington Foundation, Legacy Architectural Salvage

i9 sports

Janameke Naturals

Keep New Hanover Beautiful

Letter My Lawn

Luna Creative

Marine CSI: Coastal Science Investigations

MarineQuest: Citizen Science


NA Young Generation in Nuclear

NC Conservation Network

NC Division of Marine Fisheries

New Hanover County Parks & Gardens

New Hanover Soil & Water Conservation District

NHC Dept of Environmental Management

North Carolina Coastal Federation

North Carolina Farmed Animal Save

Pop's Socks

The Green House

The Hemp Farmacy

The Nature Conservancy

Tidal Creek COOP

UNCW Dept. of Environmental Sciences

USDA Department of Ag APHIS PPQ

waif goods

Wave Transit

We Use Worms LLC

Wrightsville Beach Sea Turtle Project

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