APRIL 21–2310 AM – 6 PMFAIR PARK, DALLASFREE ADMISSION

Event Schedule

Annabelle's Zoofari

Annabelle's Zoofari

Meet the animals!
Category:
Kids
Date:
Saturday / Sunday
Start Time:
All Day
End Time:
All Day
Location:
Court of Honor

Come visit the animals at Annabelle’s Zoofari! This petting zoo features both zoo and exotic animals kids can meet for the first time.

Appearances by KERA's Digit and Nature Cat!

Appearances by KERA's Digit and Nature Cat!

Category:
Kids
Date:
Friday / Saturday / Sunday
Start Time:
Coming Soon
End Time:
Coming Soon
Location:
Court of Honor

Digit, from the PBS Kid’s show “Cyber Chase,” and Nature Cat, from the TV show “Nature Cat” will be at Earth Day Texas to meet families, take pictures with kids, and participate in fun learning activities!

Artist John Alexander Poster Signing

Artist John Alexander Poster Signing

Get a signed EDTx 2016 commemorative poster!
Category:
Art Exhibit
Date:
Saturday / Sunday
Start Time:
All Day
End Time:
All Day
Location:
Automobile Building

Meet John Alexander and receive an Earth Day Texas 2016 commemorative poster signed by the artist and featuring an original work of art!

Bike Texas Kids Kup

Bike Texas Kids Kup

Tot Bike Test Track
Category:
Kids
Date:
Saturday / Sunday
Start Time:
All Day
End Time:
All Day
Location:
D.A.R. House

Bring the little ones and learn to ride a bike on this fun (and safe!) tot test track. Kids up to 8 can try out one of our fleet of balance bikes and show off their riding skills. Young riders race against themselves and each other at the BikeTexas KidsKup, a fun race for kids up to age 12. All participants cheer one another on when not riding and usually make new friends in the process!

Celebrities for Change Gala

Celebrities for Change Gala

Category:
Celebrity Appearance
Date:
Friday
Start Time:
6:30 PM
End Time:
Coming Soon
Location:
Women's Museum

Hollywood is coming to Dallas and talking about how filmmaking and art can help change the world! Buy tickets for this exclusive fundraising event ahead of time here: http://earthdaytx.org/ema/

Conservation Through the Lens

Conservation Through the Lens

An Artistic Look at Reforestation in East Texas
Category:
Art Exhibit
Date:
Friday / Saturday / Sunday
Start Time:
All Day
End Time:
All Day
Location:
Centennial Hall

This multimedia art exhibit tells the story of reforestation and native tree species in East Texas through short video and still photography installations. The project is a collaboration of Texas Conservation Alliance with artists David Yancey, Fernando Rojas, and Larry Shelton and the McKinney Avenue Contemporary in Dallas. A representative from TCA will be present to answer questions about the exhibit and the forests of East Texas.

Eco Expo

Eco Expo

The world's largest green public exhibition
Category:
Interactive
Date:
Friday / Saturday / Sunday
Start Time:
All Day
End Time:
All Day
Location:
Automobile Building

At the world’s largest public exhibition dedicated to environmental stewardship, visit more than 1,200 exhibits to learn from renewable energy pioneers, innovative green businesses, outspoken conservation advocates, leading architecture groups, prominent government entities like NASA and NOAA, and many more.

Facial Yoga and Runner's Stretch Clinic

Facial Yoga and Runner's Stretch Clinic

Presented by Equinox
Category:
Workshops
Date:
Sunday
Start Time:
1:00 PM
End Time:
2:00 PM
Location:
Hall of State

This hour of wellness presented by Equinox will feature a facial yoga session and runner’s stretch clinic. Face yoga works to retrain muscles in the face to keep lines from forming and or deepening, relaxes the neck, and prevents tension headaches. During the runner’s stretch clinic, get ready for fun innovative instruction that prehabs the muscles most needing love and attention.

Fishackathon

Fishackathon

Your Hackathon and Halibut Day!
Category:
Conference
Date:
Friday / Saturday / Sunday
Start Time:
5:30 PM
End Time:
8:00 PM
Location:
Centennial Hall

Kicking off Earth Day 2016, the U.S. Department of State will hold the third annual Fishackathon from April 22-24 in more than 40 cities around the world. Volunteer coders, technologists, and designers will spend a weekend developing usable solutions to problem statements solicited from fisheries experts around the world. At the end of the hackathons, teams will present their work and an expert panel of judges will nominate a winner from each site, eligible for worldwide grand prizes.

Friday Eco-Conference

Friday Eco-Conference

Business leaders talk sustainability
Category:
Conference
Date:
Friday
Start Time:
9:00 AM
End Time:
6:00 PM
Location:
Women's Museum

This day of programming is specifically designed to engage business, civic, and community leaders in conversations about building a sustainable future. Friday will feature captivating speakers, specialized networking opportunities, and lively debates.

Green Library

Green Library

Category:
Continuing Education
Date:
Friday / Saturday / Sunday
Start Time:
All Day
End Time:
All Day
Location:
Coming Soon

At this display, you’ll be able to check out environmental classics, best selling authors, and books on every green topic imaginable! Bookworms are guaranteed to discover something new so be sure to check it out.

Green Speaker Series

Green Speaker Series

Experts talk about everything from electric cars to bee pollination
Category:
Educational
Date:
Friday / Saturday / Sunday
Start Time:
10:00 AM
End Time:
6:00 PM
Location:
Esplanade

In the Green Speaker Series, expert speakers and panels will talk about everything from electric cars to bee pollination. They will share breakthrough innovations, practical home remedies, and how to begin building a sustainable future.

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EDTx 2016 confirmed and planned event programming. Additional programming will be posted weekly through April 1, 2016 and the confirmed event schedule will be posted at that time.

EDTx Sponsors
  • Savor Dallas
  • BNSF Railway Company
  • UPS
  • Living Earth
  • TD Industries
  • SolarCity
  • Coca-Cola
Don’t miss out on this once a year event!