May 22, 2024

April Earth Day Events 2019

Fort Collins
Saturday, April 20, 2019 (11 AM – 4 PM)
Civic Center Park (map)
100 Block on N Howes St, Fort Collins, CO 80521

  • EV Ride’n’Drive event: test out the latest models!
  • Talk with the experts about the Fort Collins EV Readiness Roadmap
  • Learn more about smart-charger rebates from the Platte River Power Authority EV Distributed Charging Study
  • Stop by to chat with some EV owners about their experience with EV ownership

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Saturday, April 20, 2019
10 AM – 3 PM
Golden Real Estate (map)

Bring your EV or just come to check out 10 to 20 different EVs and chat with their owners — and possibly get a ride in one or two! We ourselves have six EVs among our 10 agents, including all models of Teslas and two Chevy Volts. We are EV evangelists! Two days earlier, on Thursday, April 18th, you can attend a free “Sustainability Series” session on EVs in our office from 5 to 6 pm and get all your questions about EVs answered. NOTE: Our office is totally solar-powered, and that includes two free ChargePoint charging stations, open to the public. You can charge your EV during the event!

Saturday, April 20, 2019
10:30 AM – 10:00 PM
Ute Indian Museum (map)
17253 Chipeta Rd, Montrose, CO 81403

Celebrate Earth Day meeting and networking with folks to build alliances for regenerative localized food, water, and resilient cooperatives.

  • Renewable and regenerative energy and transportation exhibit
  • Experience electric vehicles firsthand and be a part of Drive Electric Earth Day
  • Learn about industrial hemp
  • Check out natural building exhibits
  • Children’s Activities and Face Painting
  • Form alliances to build strong foundations for local community regenerative projects
  • Bring seeds or starts you wish to share in an Abundant Spring Planting Give-Away

This event is a day of coming together around local/regional solutions that help us build strong community ties! For more info:

Wednesday, April 24, 2019
3:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Colorado Mountain College South Parking Lot (map)
107 Denison Placer Rd, Breckenridge, CO 80424

The Town of Breckenridge, Colorado Mountain College, the High Country Conservation Center, and the Headwaters Group of the Sierra Club are jointly sponsoring a Drive Electric Earth Day event in the CMC South Parking Lot in Breckenridge. Electric vehicle and plug-in hybrid vehicle (including cars, e-bikes, e-cycles) owners and retailers and home charging station retailers are invited to attend and display their vehicles and wares and offer rides and/or information to attendees. The Town of Breckenridge has two Proterra electric buses on order and will have a demonstration bus at the event. CMC also has an electric vehicle charging station. There is room for booths to be set up by retailers. According to town event regulations, all vehicles must be


Saturday April 27th
11 AM – 4 PM
Lakewood Heritage Center, 801 S Yarrow Street (map)

Activities include:

  • Beer Garden – listen to live music, play yard games
  • Food Trucks – grab a bite to eat from a Colorado truck
  • Bike Valet – ride your bike, free parking
  • Live Music – Rocky Mtn Steel Band, Turkeyfoot & more
  • Sustainable Backyard – learn how to create your own
  • Fitness Activities – led by Lakewood Rec Instructors
  • Kids Activities – climbing wall & recycle art
  • Interactive Art – various art activities
  • Vendors – learn new ways to live sustainably

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