Spring Awakening 2018



Please join us on EARTH DAY, Sunday, April 22 as we parade and party to welcome the Spring and celebrate the opening of our community gardens!

Spring Awakening is a touch of Mardi Gras, a taste of charivari, we will be making music, making soap, making mudballs, swapping seeds and dancing around the Maypole. A joyous Let’s celebrate the season and honoring Mother Earth.

Beginning at 11:30am we will parade from garden to garden around the neighborhood, visiting 27 gardens.

We will arrive at El Jardin del Paraiso, on E.4th St at Sunday, April 22 at 2 pm. There we will have music, dance refreshments, games, workshops and fun.

Bring your music, wear your costumes. It’s time to party!!
We are asking all gardens to be open from 11:30 til 2 and welcome the revelers. Bring your smiles and kids, your music and your dance and join us as we snake Pied Piper-style through Loisaida.

This week, Thursday, April 12 we will be have a planning meeting for Spring Awakening at 428 E. 10 th St at 7pm. Please join us and help make this a great event!!

ALSO Join us for a costume and poster making workshop on Saturday April 14 at 11 am at Green Oasis Garden on E.8th St between Aves C & D. Artists unite!! Gardeners paint! Kids –get to work!! NOTE: This is the same day and location as the GreenThumb Spring supply distribution for gardens!!