Free Event

Green Hands: Now! On Earth Fest

Sunday, April 23, 2017 | See details. at St. Augustine Amphitheatre

Green Hands Initiative and the North Florida Coastal Caretakers present a family friendly, enviromentally-conscious festival.

Past the Lighthouse going south, on the left.
1340a A1A South, St. Augustine, FL, 32080
(904) 209-3742
  • Please Note: This event is from 2017.

    On Sunday, April 23, 2017, the Green Hands Initiative and the North Florida Coastal Caretakers are partnering to present Now! On Earth Fest, a family-friendly and environmentally-conscious event.

    In accordance with the event's goals to raise awareness of the impacts of plastic waste on our environment, the Now! On Earth Fest will begin with beach clean-up efforts on several local beaches, including Surfside Park at Vilano Beach, Crescent Beach, and at the St. Augustine Beach Pier. Gloves, bags, and other tools will be provided by the North Florida Coastal Caretakers. Volunteers are encouraged to wear sunscreen and bring plenty of water in a reusable bottle. The beach clean-up efforts will take place from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.
     
    Following the beach clean-up, the gates will open at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre at noon for a family-friendly fest, featuring raffles, live music, and other family fun. Live entertainment will be provided by The Young Step, Observatory, Constant Swimmer, and Jason Wall.

    Admission: FREE

    When: Sunday, April 23, 2017. Beach clean-up events begin at 9 a.m. Gates open at the Amphitheatre at noon for the family fest, and the music starts at 4 p.m.

    Where: The St. Augustine Amphitheatre is located at 1340C A1A South in St. Augustine, FL 32080.

    Parking Information: The St. Augustine Amphitheatre is located on Anastasia Island next to Anastasia State Park. Limited paid parking is available in the St. Augustine Amphitheatre Main Lot, but only with advance purchase of a Premium Parking ticket. Free satellite parking areas are located within one mile of the Amphitheatre, at R.B. Hunt Elementary and at Anastasia State Park (see map below).

    Shuttle Information: The St. Augustine Amphitheatre shuttle system begins its run 45 minutes prior to show time. The shuttle will pick up event patrons at four designated shuttle stops: the R.B. Hunt Elementary School Soccer Field, the west entrance of the Anastasia State Park Main Parking Lot, the Loop at the Anastasia State Park, and the entrance of the St. Augustine Amphitheatre. To see the full shuttle route, please see the map below.

    Shuttles will run continuously until approximately 45 minutes after the scheduled start time of a concert. For anyone wanting to leave prior to the end of a show, shuttles will begin taking people back to the satellite parking areas one hour before the event is over. The driver will not depart the Amphitheatre until the shuttle is more than 50% full.

    For more information about this event, please visit here.

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