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2016 Earth Day
Flagstaff Earth Day 2016
We look forward to seeing you at Flagstaff Earth Day 2016 on Saturday, April 23, 2016 in Heritage Square! We will have over 40 vendors sharing information, activities and experiences! Look below to see our entertainment line up and free workshops. This year we have also created an Earth Day Passport filled with discounts and specials to be enjoyed in one of your favorite downtown shops or restaurants. Please note our new location.

Do you have questions about the City's Earth Day Celebration? Contact 928-213-2152 or

To register your organization to participate in Earth Day, visit the registration form

Community Clean-up 
Join us in Heritage Square for an Earth Day Community Clean-up coordinated by Arizona Conservation Corps. We will provide supplies and a map. Please bring a hat and water. All participants will be entered into a prize drawing!
Location: Heritage Square
Time: 9:00 - 11:00 am
Details: Please bring a hat and water. 

Earth Day Passport
This year for Earth Day the City of Flagstaff and the Downtown Business Alliance have teamed up to create an amazing Earth Day Passport to go along with our celebration in Heritage Square. Eighteen downtown businesses are offering Earth Day themed discounts or specials to show you just how important it is to shop local. Pick up a passport at the Sustainability table at Earth Day and join us on this self-guided tour of discounts, drinks, snacks and shopping in Historic Downtown Flagstaff!

Workshop Schedule
Please RSVP for our free Earth Day workshops on Saturday, April 23, 2016 so that we know how many handouts and chairs to provide. All workshops will take place on the County Courthouse Lawn at 200 N San Francisco St. Please bring a hat and water because we live in the desert. RSVP at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/QHN8B7Z.

Backyard Goat Keeping
Time: 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Details: Join Lori Willman in this backyard goat keeping workshop that is designed to teach you how to keep happy and healthy goats. We will cover the basics of feeding, shelter, health issues and more to consider before you add goats to your home. RSVP at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/QHN8B7Z.

Backyard Chicken Keeping

Time: 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Details: Are you curious about how chickens can provide you with fresh eggs, fertilizer, and pest control? In this free one hour workshop, experts from Olsen’s Grain will teach you the basics of backyard chicken keeping including breeds and behavior, feeding and housing, and more. RSVP at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/QHN8B7Z.

Organic Backyard Bee Keeping
Time: 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Patrick Pynes, President of the Northern Arizona Organic Beekeepers' Association, will be talking about how to get started with backyard beekeeping in Flagstaff. Questions/answers will be included, along with free samples of local Flagstaff honey. Come learn about the benefits of sustainable backyard beekeeping for our entire community! RSVP at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/QHN8B7Z.

Entertainment Line-up

Location: Heritage Square
11:30 am: Sambatuque 
12:15 pm:  Capoeira Amizade
1:30 pm: Flagstaff Upcycled Fashion Show
2:30 pm: Dancing Earth 

Document Disposal and Electronics Recycling
This year at Earth Day we will not have a documents disposal and electronics recycling portion. Instead, we will be hosting a Drop-off Day Event at the Flagstaff Police Department parking lot on Saturday, April 30th from 10 am to 2 pm. Drop off expired or unwanted medications, sensitive documents, car seats, and electronic waste such as computers and televisions.

We will be collecting up to two banker boxes of sensitive documents per person. 

No drugs, electronic waste or paper from commercial sites will be accepted.

For more information visit our Facebook page or contact Libby Champagne at 928-213-2152.