Earth Day

April 22, 2022 marks the 52nd anniversary of Earth Day.  The first Earth Day, which took place on April 22, 1970,  increased the public's awareness of the world’s environmental problems. Millions of Americans, including students from thousands of colleges and universities, participated in rallies, marches and educational programs across the country. 

April 23, 2022

Visit the Earth Day Fair at the Davidson Farmer's Market from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. 

Activities will include

A chef demo with locally grown food, games, activities, live music, giveaways, free native seedlings, education, and more! Join the Walk/Bike to the Market Challenge to earn a "market buck." Visit the Town of Davidson booth for details. For more information about May is Bike Month events visit

Exhibitors will include

  • Better Tomorrow Solar
  • Climate Reality - Lake Norman Chapter
  • Crown Town Compost 
  • Davidson College - Campus Sustainability
  • Davidson Lands Conservancy & TreesDavidson
  • Davidson Parks and Recreation solar-electric E.L.F. bike
  • Electric Bike Adventure Co.
  • Mecklenburg County Wipe Out Waste
  • Mecklenburg County Beekeepers Association
  • Mestizo Restaurant - Chef Raul 
Davidson Green School Davidson Farmers Market

A To learn more about  the Town of Davidson's sustainability and climate change efforts, click here