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Happy Earth Day!
Don't forget to check out the events calendar for all the amazing Earth Day events today and this weekend!
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Be sure to check out NYC's largest Earth Day event,
EarthFair at Grand Central
Friday, April 23 from 12PM to 7PM & Saturday, April 24 from 11AM to 5PM
Cit-E of the Future Exhibit at Vanderbilt Hall
Monday, April 19 to Saturday, April 24th from 10AM to 7PM
For a Full List of our Sponsors and Exhibitors, Please Click Here
• The Venue: Grand Central Terminal is an extraordinary Beaux Arts landmark in the heart of New York City . Grand Central is served by Metro-North commuter trains, 31 commuter and 15 city bus routes, 7 subway lines, buses to and from the area’s three airports and two million taxis a year. Vanderbilt Avenue is located on the west side of the Terminal.alt
• The Giant Earth Images: April 19th-25th; 10am-8pm. The week-long show will illuminate the historic landmark’s soaring main concourse with inspiring environmentally themed quotes, messages, photographs and graphic images contributed by artists such as Andy Warhol, Keith Haring, Roy Lichtenstein, and Rafal Olbinski, among others. The show, projected onto two of the north columns in the concourse, will run 10 hours a day.
View last year’s show at www.earthdayny.org/slideshow.html
• EarthFair Indoors: April 19th -24th; We are planning a week long exhibit in Vanderbilt Hall from Monday 4/19 through Saturday 4/24 highlighting major substantive displays and exhibits.
• EarthFair Outdoors: April 23rd and April 24th; A two-day festival of art, music and the environment on Vanderbilt Ave. A large exhibit area highlighting green businesses, organic food and environmental groups will include interactive displays that not only educate, but provide an opportunity to take positive action. EarthFair also features live musical entertainment including numerous well-known performers and regional bands.
Music @ EarthFair>>
Friday, April 23th
12:00 -12:30 BYS
12:45-1:15 Miz Metro and Efficacy
1:30- 2:00 Ry Cuming w/Marit Lawson
2:05-2:10 Patrick Garrison & Jen Dinoia
4:30-5:00 Justin Sane (Anti-Flag)
6:15-7:00 Grace Potter & the Nocturnals
Saturday, April 24th
11:00-11:15 Manhattan Samba Band
11:15-11:20 Stella Connelly
11:20-11:40 Dewi Maile Lim & Karen Baxter
11:45- 12:15 Nat and Alex Wolff
12:30- 1:00 Moodswing Orchestra
1:15-1:45 Judah Tribe
2:45 -3:15 A Million Years
4:15-4:45 The London Souls