New Orleans,
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March
2017
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Earth Fest Celebrates Conservation At Audubon Zoo

Saturday, March 18, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Summary

The annual Earth Fest at Audubon Zoo offers guests fun ways to learn about how to help the planet by meeting exhibitors involved with environmental issues, vying for prizes in the Earth Quest game and enjoying live entertainment on the Capital One Stage.

Looking for a fun way to learn about how to save the environment?

Check out the annual Earth Fest activities at Audubon Zoo on Saturday, March 18, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Exhibitors representing non-profits, government agencies and businesses involved with environmental issues will be on hand throughout the day to assist with answering questions for prizes in the Earth Quest game

Brenda Walkenhorst,  Director of Education Projects at Audubon Zoo
“Earth Fest is an annual Audubon event that allows us to show that we are all connected - the animals, the people and the environment. At this festival, you not only enjoy our great zoo and live music, but you can learn more about actions that everyone can take to help our planet.’’
Brenda Walkenhorst, Director of Education Projects at Audubon Zoo

Food from local vendors and hand-made crafts will be available for purchase. Mia Kylie Band will headline a full day of entertainment at the Capital One Pavilion.

Earth Fest is included with Audubon Nature Institute membership or Zoo admission. No outside food or beverage will be allowed in Audubon Zoo during Earth Fest

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2017 Earth Fest Entertainment Schedule

Saturday, March 18

10 a.m. to Noon - Ronald McDonald House Talent Showcase winners

12:30 p.m. to 2:15 p.m. – Confetti Park Players perform interactive songs and dancing for children

3:00 p.m. to 4:45 p.m. – Mia Kylie Band

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Audubon Nature institute

Audubon Nature Institute operates a family of museums, parks and research facilities dedicated to celebrating the wonders of nature. Through innovative live animal exhibits, education programs, and scientific discovery, Audubon makes a meaningful contribution to preserving wildlife for the future. Audubon Nature Institute flagships include Audubon Park, Audubon Zoo, Audubon Aquarium of the Americas, Entergy Giant Screen Theater, Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium, Audubon Louisiana Nature Center, Freeport-McMoRan Audubon Species Survival Center, Woldenberg Riverfront Park and Audubon Wilderness Park. Ron Forman is President and CEO of Audubon Nature Institute.