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Parade In The Ecological City: Procession for Climate Solutions


Parade In The Ecological City: Procession for Climate Solutions

Earth Celebration's mission is to apply the inspirational power of the arts to build community, collaboration and action on climate change, water quality, river restoration, waste management, and the preservation of species, habitats, nature, gardens, parks, and a healthy urban environment.

WHAT: Join Earth Celebrations' annual Ecological City and their Ecological City: Procession for Climate Solutions, a climate action, ecological urban pilgrimage and performance art event featuring a spectacular 7-hour procession of visual art, giant puppets, and costumes with 20 site performances of dance, music, theater, and poetry celebrating sustainability solutions. Volunteers can participate in various roles from wearing costumes and directing puppets, to video documenting, body painting, and more!

WHERE: The Lower East Side, Manhattan

WHEN: 05-09-2020

TO APPLY: Sign up here:

*This is not a New York Cares project*


Earth Celebrations (EC) is a nonprofit organization founded in 1991. Its goal is to foster ecological awareness and revive the arts at the center of community life. Through its innovative arts projects, performances, exhibitions, and other programs, EC engages over 10,000 individuals, 200 community gardens, and 100 organizations every year. Its pioneering, community-based ecological programs help preserve the community gardens in the Lower East Side and throughout New York City.