Mark your calendars for April 18th! In just a few weeks we will be commemorating the 5th anniversary of the 2010 BP Disaster by celebrating our planet, going solar, and a commitment to environmental health & justice.
Earphunk will be performing at the New Orleans Earth Day Festival & Solar Derby 2015! This New Orleans born-and-bred progressive-funk quintet has performed at huge festivals such as Electric Forest, Bear Creek, and Wakarusa. Come see the magic that is their high-energy, dynamic live show with us at Palmer Park on April 18th.
Theresa Andersson will be headlining the New Orleans Earth Day Festival & Solar Derby 2015! This singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist has performed at Jazz Fest and Voodoo so a free show of hers is not one to miss.
Thanks for coming out and sharing Earth Day with us! We had so much fun celebrating sustainability in New Orleans!
Did you miss Earth Day this year, or do you want to enjoy even more dancing and fun? Our Dance-A-Thon is coming up soon! Register today to dance, fundraise for clean air, and enjoy 12 hours of entertainment with dance lessons of all types, live performances by Africa Brass and others, DJs, prizes, costume contests, and more at this year’s Flarey Tales-themed Dance-A-Thon, July 26th at the Healing Center. See more at labb.dojiggy.com.
Rick Trolsen- trombone, has performed with Bonerama, Neslort, Lina Prima, Dr. John, and is a great bandleader as well.
Special thanks to Juan’s Flying Burrito for their support of our volunteer Earth Day Planning Committee! The Earth Day Planning Committee is at the core of many important aspects of the festival including the Green Business Expo, the Kid’s Tent, the Silent Auction, and more. We deeply appreciate Juan’s generous food donations that enabled us to thank our amazing Earth Day Planning Committee in delicious style!