Earth Day—it's a bit like Mother's Day, but for Mother Nature, although you don't have to buy her a card. Celebrate and get outdoors at parks in the city, turn off the lights in your NYC apartment, unplug your gadgets, and hit up these fun Earth Day events in New York City.
When is Earth Day?
Earth Day is on April 22, 2015.
Earth Day events
Fun things to do for Earth Day in NYC
Spring is here, which means it’s time to think green!
Earth Day at Prospect Park
Head to Prospect Park’s historic boathouse to become one with nature
Over 300 exhibitors gather at this annual three-day festival for all things green
Earth Day at Union Square
This Manhattan park gets a whole lot greener for New York’s 25th annual Earth Day
More Earth Day events and ideas
Events and things to do outdoors
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