The place to celebrate Earth Day this weekend is at Genoa Park!

Sunday Apr 22 from 12-7 p.m. Genoa Park (303 W Broad St Columbus) will be transformed into a 2018 Earth Day Celebration!

The day will feature live music, kids’ activities, food trucks, eco-friendly vendors, and more! Free admission. Rain or shine!

Live music will be provided by Chadwick’s from 12-1:30 p.m., Landon Rowe from 2-3 p.m., Orion and The Constellations from 3-4 p.m., PronToh from 4-5 p.m. and Doc Robinson from 5:30-7 p.m. Food trucks will include Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams, Mixing Bowl Asian Grill, Cumberland Kettle Corn, Paddy Wagon Food, Loops, Cupzilla-Korean BBQ, Cazuela’s Food Truck and J-Pops.

From 1-3 p.m. Magic Fingers will be making up some balloon animals. 1-5 p.m. you can participate in Recycled Art with Ann Zeller. And from 1-7 p.m. enjoy crafts (reusing plastic bottles), face painting, free drawing with chalk and independent-play games!

Earth Day Celebration attendees can pick up a voucher for $10 off their visit on Apr 22 to COSI Columbus’ Dynamic Hands-On Science Center!

The Smart Columbus Ride & Drive Roadshow is coming to Earth Day Columbus, as well! You’re invited to get behind the wheel of some of the newest electric vehicles on the market and learn how easy, efficient and affordable it is to be a part of the future of transportation in Columbus. Register now for a test drive at

For more information on this one-of-a-kind Earth Day Celebration, visit

Come celebrate the planet while enjoying some free family fun!

Tess Abney is a freelance writer who was born and raised in the Quad Cities. She spends most of her time attempting to successfully raise three boys. In her free time, writing is her passion. Whether it is sharing local events and businesses with readers or sharing her thoughts on life, she finds comfort in the way words can bring people together.