Exhibitors providing a green service or selling a green product are encouraged to display their wares at the eighth annual Greening the Earth Day and Armory Family Arts Festival in Pasadena.The free event will be held on Saturday, April 24, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Memorial Park, Armory Center for the Arts, and on Raymond Avenue between Walnut and Holly streets.
This year's festival promises more exhibitors and eco-friendly vendors. Businesses and nonprofit organizations have the opportunity to display information or sell items that promote green lifestyles, composting, organic foods, hybrid and electric vehicles, alternative energy and green building design.
The festival is also the place to learn more about Pasadena's resources and plans for waste reduction, recycling, water and energy conservation and other Green City initiatives.
A guided bicycle tour of the city's green projects and facilities organized by C.I.C.L.E. will begin at 11 a.m.
Entertainment will include music from local bands, an interactive drum circle and dancers. Children can enjoy arts and crafts, live animals from the Wildlife Way Station and Eaton Canyon Nature Center, and more.
Sponsoring the event are the city of Pasadena, Armory Center for the Arts, Conscientious Projector and Metro.
For an application form or more information visit www.cityofpasadena.net/earthdayexhibits or call (626) 744-4721.