Welcome to Fredericksburg’s 14th annual Earth Day Festival at Old Mill Park!

Saturday, April 22nd, 11am-4pm

The mission of the Fredericksburg Earth Day Festival is to provide an enjoyable and engaging family-friendly event devoted to environmental awareness and stewardship.

This FREE festival is filled with hands-on exhibits, live  music, delicious food, and much more. From beekeepers to alpacas, pony rides to face painting, environmental organizations to scouting groups, there is something for everyone! Sponsored by Fredericksburg Parks & Recreation.

Walk the Heritage Trail or ride the free Shuttle to Old Mill Park (schedule for 2017 TBD)

   earth day kids in canoe   

Earth Day 2017 is presented by the following:

  Downtown Greens Virginia Master Gardeners Izaak Walton League - Spotsylvania

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GOLD SPONSORS ($500+ Cash or In-Kind Contribution):



FOOD VENDORS 2017 (Come hungry! Veggie and vegan food options available):

Musical Groups 2017:



Music and More

Enjoy LIVE MUSIC (see schedule above). Retire Old Glory (bring your worn American Flag to the Izaak Walton League booth!) Get your raffle ticket for the 3pm drawing for awesome items including: New Bike from Olde Towne Bicycles / New Bike from Bike Works / YMCA Family Water Park Pass / New Beach Express Kayak, Paddle & NRS PFD / many other goodies!


Thanks to the numerous sponsors and all of the exhibitors who will make this festival fantastic! COME HUNGRY! 2017 Food Vendors: UFO Truck, Juan More Taco, HoneyBaked Ham, Sweet Lew's Kettle Corn, Braehead Farm Ice Cream, Kona Ice. Vegan and Vegetarian options available.

Go Green!

Bring a full, reusable WATER BOTTLE to Earth Day and fill it at the water station. Check out our Go Green page for ideas on ways you can help the environment!