Focusing on protecting the planet, Earth Day festivals and events are offered around the nation April 22 and April 23, including some in Broward.
- Earth Day event 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. April 22, Esplanade Park, 400 SW Second Ave., Fort Lauderdale 33312. Includes face painting and kids’ activities, workshops and demonstrations, yoga and dance, vendors and live entertainment. Presented by Kids Ecology Corps, free
- EarthFest, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 22, nature exhibits, activities for youngters, Sawgrass Nature Center, 3000 Sportsplex Drive, Coral Springs, 954-344-1117
- Earth Day Yoga at the Beach, 9 a.m. April 22, Atlantic Boulevard and Pompano Beach Boulevard in Pompano Beach, taught by Madison Pardina of NamastateofMind Yoga, $10 donation including seeds for potting
- Earth Day Festival, Marando Farms 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. April 22 Includes, entertainment, vendors, pony rides, petting zoo, 5151 SW 64th Avenue, Davie 33314, 954-945-5744, free
- Earth Day event presented by Broward Sierra Club, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., includes boat rides, nature strolls, exhibits, entertainment and speakers. Venue is Kolb Nature Center, 751 Sheridan Street, Hollywood. Entry and parking are free. For information, email@example.com