FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 26, 2019
NEWS MEDIA CONTACTS:
Trish Honigsberg, Outreach and Education Specialist
(805) 385-7928, Trish.honigsberg.Oxnard.org
Oxnard, CA – The City of Oxnard once again joins in the global celebration of Earth Day. Oxnard’s Earth Day 2019 festival will be held on Saturday, April 13, 2019, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Plaza Park, located at the corner of Fifth and “C” streets in downtown Oxnard. Admission is free.
Sponsored by the City of Oxnard, this increasingly popular event encourages each person to continue to act locally, while thinking globally. Local businesses also assist in making the event possible through their generous sponsorships. Sponsors this year include Custom Printing, Vida Newspaper, Radio Lazer Broadcasting, and Gold Coast Broadcasting. Held in Downtown Oxnard, this event receives support and active participation from the City’s downtown merchants.
Many of the environmental exhibit booths will have hands-on activities. Various community organizations will provide information on everything from protecting threatened and endangered wildlife through conservation to earth friendly gardening practices.
Live musical entertainment will be provided by MiniDriver Band.
Oxnard’s Earth Day is a fun event for children with many activities planned just for them. The City is pleased to feature “EcoHero” an environmental show that effectively weaves comedy and songs designed to inspire and motivate kids of all ages to make positive environmental choices to demonstrate that Every Day is Earth Day!
In addition to the entertainment and activities, a variety of food vendors will be on hand for hungry attendees.
Plenty of free parking will be available at the structure located at the corner of Third Street and “B” Street.
For more information on Oxnard’s Earth Day, call (805) 385-7928 or visit www.oxnard.org/earthday.