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Earth Day on the South Side
April 22 @ 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
- 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