Celebrate Earth Day with the whole family at Alta Vista Botanical Gardens on Saturday, April 15 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The free festival will feature active outdoor play for kids, live music, Grow Getters plant and pottery sale, eco exhibits, guest speakers, food, vendors, and more. Activities for children include planting, face painting, recycled art, hands-on worms, crafts, rock painting, games, and a visit to the Children’s Garden. Roxy the Recycling Robin will share her valuable lessons as well. The plant and pottery sale will include natives, flowers, vegetables, rare plants, and gardening advice.

Alta Vista Botanical Gardens sits atop the hill inside Brengle Terrace Park and features a wide variety of plants integrated with art and sculptures throughout the grounds. The gardens serve as a community gathering place, educational center, forum for the arts, and an exhibit of some of the most beautiful and rare plants in the world. Discover more at www.altavistabotanicalgardens.org.