The Dallas Morning News
OAK CLIFF EARTH DAY
If you like your spring festivals with a side of sustainability, bike, walk or carpool over to this popular annual event at Lake Cliff Park. Celebrating nature, peace and “the majesty of our planet,” this environmentally conscious party provides a voice to causes related to science and technology, art, interfaith initiatives, indigenous cultures, spirituality, health and medicine, and local and global outreach. Food trucks from Taco Heads, Emporium Pies and Down to Earth (specializing in vegan and vegetarian fare) will be onsite. Kids can take part in activities including terrarium workshops, and everyone can learn about the Lions Club eyewear donation and recycling program. The festival includes the fifth annual Green Source Run for the Environment with 5K and 1mile events.
April 14 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Lake Cliff Park, 1220 N. Zang Blvd., Dallas. Free admission;
vendor and race registration prices vary. oakcliffearthday.com.