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Earth Day Festival

April 20, 2024

8-11am

Join Winneshiek County Conservation and community partners
for a fun morning of earth-friendly activities, vendors, snacks, and more! The
2024 Earth Day Festival will be held from 9:00 am-12:00 pm on Saturday, April
20th in the Community Building AND Danan Lansing Building at the Winneshiek
County Fairgrounds in Decorah, IA.

Explore the latest in recycling, composting, solar power,
electric vehicles, native planting, wildlife habitat, conservation practices,
and more! This free, open house event is for all ages. Have fun with hands-on
activities, interactive displays, and educational exhibits provided by local
conservation and sustainability organizations.


SPECIAL EVENTS AT THE 2024 EARTH DAY FESTIVAL INCLUDE…

  • Free snacks from the Oneota Community Food Co-op
  • Free coffee from Impact Coffee and Winneshiek Energy
    District
  • Educational presentations:
  • 9:30 AM: “Bringing Birds & Pollinators to Your Backyard”
    with Winneshiek County Conservation Naturalist Larry Reis
  • 10:00 AM: “Meet Astrid, a Live Gyrfalcon” with Raptor
    Resource Project’s David Kester
  • 10:30 AM: “Solar 101” with Winneshiek Energy District’s Paul
    Cutting
  • 11:00 AM: “Meet Astrid, a Live Gyrfalcon” with Raptor
    Resource Project’s David Kester
  • 11:30 AM: “Understanding the Decorah Impact Crater” with
    Luther College professor Birgitta Meade
  • Explore the live insects brought by the Iowa State
    University Insect Zoo
  • View the stars in the Keystone Area Education Agency
    planetarium
  • Native tree seedlings & other giveaways
  • Electric vehicle showings
  • Solar & HVAC contractors
  • And much more!
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