Earth Day event organization underway, exhibitors, volunteers sought

Kevin PowellCity, Parks & Recreation

The City of Lawrence is now accepting applications for the City’s Earth Day celebration.

Earth Day is fast approaching, and the City of Lawrence is hosting the city celebration 11:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, April 20, in historic South Park, 1141 Massachusetts St. An Earth Day parade, hosted by KU Environs, will begin at 11a.m., working from Eighth Street and winding down Massachusetts Street to South Park.

Applications are now open for exhibitors, food vendors, volunteers and parade participants for the event.

To apply, please visit the applicable links below. Those interested in more than one position, as to be an exhibitor and a parade participant, will need to apply for each category separately.

To apply to be an exhibitor, please visit:
To apply to be a food vendor:
To apply to be in the parade:
To volunteer:

This is the City of Lawrence’s 19th Annual Earth Day Celebration and Parade.

For more information, please contact Caleb Hull, parks and recreation intern,, (785) 832-3450.