The Gardens at Twin Hickory

4700 The Gardens Drive, Glen Allen, VA 23059
Call: (844) 592-4344 (804) 364-3649 Email UsTheGardens.CommunityWebsite.HHHunt@aptleasing.info View Map

Opens: Monday-Friday: 9A-6P | Saturday: 10A-5P | Sunday: 1P-5P

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Earth Day Richmond

Joseph Coupal - Tuesday, April 16, 2013

If you live in an apartment in Glen Allen, VA, you can enjoy a spring tradition that has been going on for 20 years, Earth Day.  The official Richmond Earth Day Festival kicks off on Saturday, April 20, 2013 from 11AM to 5PM at the 17th Street Farmers' Market in Shockoe Bottom.

Explore the enhanced and interactive areas:

Eco-Home presented by EarthCraft Virginia

  • Energy efficient home supplies
  • Contractors/builders
  • Eco-friendly clothes/fabrics
  • Eco-friendly home services

Eco-Outdoors

  • Eco-friendly lawn care
  • Eco-friendly outdoor supplies
  • Eco-friendly lumber/play sets

Eco-Kids

  • An array of hands-on activities for kids of all ages provided by: Backyard Farmer and Virginia Center for Latin American Art
  • Hands-on gardening activities
  • Games made out of repurposed materials
  • Eco-friendly art projects

Eco-Marketplace

  • Environmentally friendly arts & crafts vendors
  • Local food producers & farms
  • Local wineries

Eco-On-the-Go

  • Eco-friendly cars
  • Eco-friendly modes of transportation
  • Coordinated group rides to and from the festival, as well as bike experts on-hand from Carytown Bikes, Bysolar, Ride Richmond

Eco-Adventure Interactive

  • Rock climing
  • Segway rides presented by River City Segs
  • Sign up for exclusive colonial trial walks/slave-trail walks
  • Biking adventures
  • Interactive art demonstrations

Live music
Taking place throughout the day on two music stages including performances by:

  • Andy Vaughan and the Driveline
  • Susan Greenbaum
  • Upper East Side Big Band
  • Sons of Zebedee

For more information - earthdayrichmond.org


The Gardens at Twin Hickory

4700 The Gardens Drive, Glen Allen, VA 23059

Call: (844) 592-4344
Email UsTheGardens.CommunityWebsite.HHHunt@aptleasing.info
View Map

Opens: Monday-Friday: 9A-6P | Saturday: 10A-5P | Sunday: 1P-5P

$1,049-$1,481