Earth Day

April 22, 2023 marks the 53nd anniversary of Earth Day.  The first Earth Day, which took place on April 22, 1970,  increased the public's awareness of the world’s environmental problems. Millions of Americans, including students from thousands of colleges and universities, participated in rallies, marches and educational programs across the country. 

April 22, 2023

Visit the Earth Day Festival at the Davidson Town Green from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. 

More information coming soon!

2023 Activities will include

Hands on science, food, games, activities, music, free native seedlings, education, and more!  Earn a prize by sharing a personal action you are proud of, stop by the Town of Davidson booth for details. For more information about May is Bike Month events visit

Exhibitors list to date - with more coming soon!

  • A Small Change - bowl covers, bags, & more made from heirloom linens
  • Ben & Jerry's Ice Cream
  • Better Tomorrow Solar & solar ping pong fun
  • Coaching with Karen - Health & Wellness for Busy Moms 
  • Davidson College Student Booths, with Learning Passport for Kids
  • Davidson Farmer's Market 
  • Davidson Lands Conservancy - free native plant (while supplies last)
  • Davidson Parks & Recreation solar-electric E.L.F. bike
  • DCPC Green Team with recycling tips & tricks 
  • Good Earth Essentials - a zero waste shop
  • Mecklenburg County Beekeepers Association - observation box with live bees
  • Sheetz Laundry Club - ecofriendly laundry products
  • Summit Coffee - BYO Mug for a $0.50 discount on coffee, tea, or iced tea
  • Zizi's Vegan Food Truck  
Davidson Green School Davidson Farmers Market

A To learn more about  the Town of Davidson's sustainability and climate change efforts, click here