Here’s where to get out, clean up and learn about the environment in honor of Earth Day (April 22) and Arbor Day (April 24). Happy planting!
Run for Clean Air
Philadelphia Museum of Art
2600 Ben Franklin Pkwy
Apr. 18; 8:30 a.m.
CBS Radio is a media partner of this year’s Run for Clean Air, the area’s largest Earth Day event and an annual Philly tradition. With everything from a 10K run to a 3K walk and an environmental fair, there’s something for everyone at this fundraising race.
Volunteer with Greensgrow
2501 E Cumberland St
Apr. 22; 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Volunteer to help beautify various neighborhoods with the Greensgrow community. Volunteers will even be treated to lunch.
Earth Day Celebration
National Constitution Center
525 Arch St
Apr. 22; regular museum hours, FREE with admission
Learn how to help your community “go green” with interactive fun at the NCC all day long. Plus, find out what “going green” has to do with the Constitution.
Schuylkill River Trail Ale Release Party
World Café Live
3025 Walnut St
Apr. 22; 6 p.m.
Sly Fox releases its latest seasonal brew, Schuylkill River Trail Ale, while also raising money to benefit the Schuylkill River Trail.
Temple University, Ambler Campus
518 Meetinghouse Rd
Friday, Apr. 24; 9:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Enjoy this outdoor educational celebration of Earth Day, complete with vendors, a flower show and more.
Yards ArBrew Day
Apr. 24; 4 – 7 p.m.
Yards and TreePhilly join forces to bring Philadelphians free trees and free beer at participating bars. Fun fact: Yards’ beers are brewed in a wind-powered brewery.
Apr. 25; All dayCelebrate Earth Day at this annual event, which features a silent auction, book fair, plant sale and family-friendly activities.
Arbor Day Family Day
100 E Northwestern Ave
Apr. 25; 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
For Arbor Day, where else would you head but an arboretum? This Saturday, explore all things tree at Penn’s gorgeous Morris Arboretum, where everything from tree crafts to tree planting is on the sched.
8480 Hagy’s Mill Rd
Apr. 25; 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Nature walks, crafts and live music are just some of the fun things happening during this Roxborough area festival in honor of Earth Day.