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Earth Day Santa Cruz will be happening on Saturday, April 20, 2024!

Organizations and businesses wishing to table at the event can apply online here by Monday, April 1, 2024.

PASSPORT PROGRAM! There will be many activities for children to participate in at the event! Don’t forget to pick up a PASSPORT at the INFO BOOTH when you arrive so that any children in attendance can earn an ice cream scoop from Mission Hill Creamery.

Booth Registration

Santa Cruz Events

Santa Cruz Earth Day Celebration

Join us for the Santa Cruz 2024 Earth Day Celebration at this multi-site event. Read below for more specific details and what will be included at each location.

This is a free family-friendly community celebration to promote environmental stewardship, healthy living, and sustainability.

Come build community and lean into climate action while you enjoy performers, live music, eco-minded exhibitors, inspiring conversations and arts and crafts.

Cooper/Pacific (off Abbott Square)

We are very excited to bring back our annual Earth Day Santa Cruz celebration in 2024! Earth Day 2024 will be held at beautiful Downtown Santa Cruz on Cooper St and Abbott Square. We look forward to gathering local businesses and organizations for a day of fun and environmentally focused activities and education. We will feature live music, face painting, a photo booth, lots of food options from Abbott Square and our other downtown eateries, and many activities for kids to take part in and even earn a sweet treat by participating in our interactive Passport Program. We will also be putting on an environmentally focused fashion show featuring local kids from the Fashion Teens program. We look forward to seeing all of you for Earth Day 2024!