The giant environmental expo will be held Friday through Sunday at Fair Park. Courtesy of EarthX.
April 20, 2023
Looking for a way to spend Earth Day weekend?
Check out the event that bills itself as the world’s largest green expo — the 13th annual EarthX.
The free three-day Earth Day celebration kicks off Friday and continues through Sunday at Fair Park in Dallas.
EarthX was founded in 2011 by Dallas-based philanthropist Trammell S. Crow as Earth Day Dallas. Since then, every year, the event has gotten bigger — that is, until the pandemic.
Last year, the event was held at a smaller venue downtown, following two years of virtual and hybrid events.
This year, the expo is back in full swing with hundreds of exhibitors returning to the historic venue.
Green Source DFW will be there in the Centennial Hall, Booth 4201. Stop by and say hello!
GUIDE TO EARTHX
Peruse a list of exhibitors on this searchable list before you go.
Here’s a list of scheduled speakers on wide ranging topics, from Dallas parks to pollinators, from Texas conservation to climate change.
An assortment of environmental indie films will also be screened during the festival.
OTHER EXHIBITS AND CONFERENCES
The NextGen Pavilion is a dedicated area specifically designed to immerse young adults between the ages of 15 and 30 into the environmental movement.
Environmental Justice Conference brings together environmental activists, community leaders and policymakers to discuss issues related to social justice and the environment.
The Industrial Hemp & CBD Stage will be dedicated to exploring various topics related to sustainable technologies and innovations.
The Rocky Mountain Pavilion Stage. The Rocky Mountains have a strong basis of economic sectors that include agriculture, rangeland, outdoor recreation, and tourism, in addition to leading industry sectors of aerospace, national research laboratories, and renewable and traditional energies.
There will also be conferences that require a fee. Topics include Built Environment, Energy, Wildlife Conservation, Latin America, and Climate Adaptation. You must purchase a pass to enter for $300-$500. Students get free admission if they present a valid and current Student ID upon arrival at check in. Register on the link.
Scroll down on the link to find floorplans of the Automotive Building, Centennial Hall and the outdoor exhibit area.
EarthX returns to Fair Park in Dallas. Courtesy of EarthX.
About: Green expo featuring nonprofits, businesses, educational institutions, government agencies, speakers and film screenings along with food and live music.
When: April 21-23, 2023, Friday and Saturday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Sunday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Where: Fair Park, Dallas
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