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Earth Day on the South Side

April 22, 2023 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Celebrate Earth Day 2023 on the South Side, with Friends of the Riverfront, REI, South Side Community Council, and more! Join us along the Three Rivers Heritage & Water Trails in South Side Riverfront Park for trail-based activities, outdoor vendors, volunteer opportunities, food, music, and fun! Attendees can win a $100 REI giftcard and other prizes!
  • Free REI Bike Tech Repairs
  • Kids Litter Kit Decorating Contest (all participants receive a free Litter Kit!)
  • Engage with bikes, kayaks, and more with the Full Psych Adventure Team
  • Learn about the Herptile Emergency Response Program of Allegheny County
  • Discover the Carnegie Science Center’s STEM offerings
  • Market vendors
  • Coloring book contest
  • Free POGOH bike rental test rides with Bike People
  • Learn about upcoming Three Rivers Heritage & Water trail expansions
  • Food from Urban Trail Coffee Co. and Wise County Biscuits
Timed Activities (register for timed activities above)
  • 10:00am Group lead trail run with Yinz Run Club (1 mile and 3 mile distances)
    • No registration necessary
  • 11:00am Volunteer riverbank tree planting
    • REGISTRATION CLOSED
  • 11:30am Celebrate Trails Day!
    • 15-mile Bike Ride with Women at Work Cycling Club (All Are Welcome!) The ride will start at The Highline and will make a stop at the Earth Day event in South Side Riverfront Park to pick up more riders before heading out for this 15-mile ride.
  • 12:00pm Volunteer riverbank cleanup
    • Limited to first 30 volunteers
  • 1:00pm REI Urban Hiking Class
    • Limited to first 30 registrants
Questions? Email Alex Toner, Trail Stewardship Program Manager, at alex@friendsoftheriverfront.org

Details

Date:
April 22, 2023
Time:
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Venue

South Side Riverfront Park
Southside Riverfront Park
Pittsburgh, PA United States
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