Press Release (ePRNews.com) - NAPLES, Fla. - Mar 29, 2018 - LINK TO PHOTOS: 2017 Earth Day
The Conservancy of Southwest Florida is inviting community members and area visitors to its 2018 Earth Day Festival, an eco-friendly event featuring fun for the whole family.
The Earth Day Festival runs from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, April 21 at the Conservancy Nature Center, 1495 Smith Preserve Way in Naples. Attractions include live animal programs, including an alligator feeding encounter, electric boat tours, live music, face painting, exhibitions and culinary treats served right out of food trucks.
“Earth Day offers a great opportunity to celebrate nature and commit, or recommit, to protecting our natural environment and wildlife habitat,” said Rob Moher, president and CEO of the Conservancy. “It’s so important for the community to remain united in protecting our resources and animals, and the Earth Day Festival provides a great opportunity to engage guests of all ages.”
Reduced admission to the Earth Day Festival is just $10 for adults and $5 for youth; children under 2 years old are free. Admission is also free for Conservancy members.
Presenting sponsors for the festival are Arthrex and Bank of America. Supporting sponsors include Florida Weekly, D’Latinos, Univision and Naples Daily News.
For more information, please visit www.Conservancy.org/EarthDay or call 239-262-0304.
About the Conservancy of Southwest Florida:
The Conservancy of Southwest Florida (http://www.conservancy.org/) is a not-for-profit environmental protection organization with a 50-year history focused on the issues impacting the water, land wildlife and future of Collier, Lee, Charlotte, Hendry and Glades counties. The Conservancy accomplishes this mission through the combined efforts of its experts in the areas of environmental science, policy, education and wildlife rehabilitation. The Conservancy of Southwest Florida, world-class Nature Center (http://www.conservancy.org/nature-center) and von Arx Wildlife Hospital (http://www.conservancy.org/von-Arx-Wildlife-Hospital) are headquartered in Naples, Florida, 1495 Smith Preserve Way (https://www.google.com/maps/place/Smith+Preserve+Wayemail@example.com,-81.7899354,17z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m2!3m1!1s0x88dae1edf6906625:0xaff332d727c8252d), south of the Naples Zoo off Goodlette-Frank Road. Learn more about the Conservancy’s work and how to support (http://www.conservancy.org/support-us) the quality of life in Southwest Florida www.conservancy.org.
Conservancy of Southwest Florida