Written by SXSW Staff Writer | April 19, 2017

Photo courtesy of earthdaytx.org

This Saturday marks the 47th year of Earth Day and there’s no better way to get involved than joining SXSW Eco partner Earth Day Texas for their annual event in Dallas.

This three-day event runs from Friday, April 21 through Sunday, April 23 at Dallas’s historic Fair Park and celebrates progress, hope, and innovation. Bringing together environmental organizations, businesses, academic institutions, government agencies, speakers, interactive programming, and subject matter experts along with live music as well as sustainable beer and food pavilions, Earth Day Texas has something for everyone and is a family-friendly event.

Learn how you can make a difference 365 days a year through experiential learning and panel discussions from environmental leaders. This annual forum creates an engaging and fun atmosphere for sharing the latest initiatives, discoveries, research, innovations, policies, and corporate practices that are reshaping our world.

In 2016, more than 130,000 attendees, 700 exhibitors and 250 speakers participated in Earth Day Texas, making it the largest event of its kind in the world.

So put the politics aside and join us at Earth Day Texas 2017 to be the change you wish to see in the world!

Earth Day Texas
Friday, April 21 - Sunday, April 23
10am - 6pm
Fair Park
Dallas, TX