april, 2022

sat23apr12:00 pmsat6:00 pmFirst Annual Ramona Earth Day Festivalbrought to you by Sustainable Ramona12:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Event Details

FIRST ANNUAL RAMONA EARTH DAY FESTIVAL

Saturday, April 23, 2022 – Noon to 6pm
Ramona Community Garden Event Site
Corner of 11th & San Vicente, in Ramona CA

Have fun at this family-friendly Music and Earth Day Festival. Enjoy live music from Ramona bands. Learn manageable ways to sustain the Ramona surroundings we love.

Live Ramona Bands All Day
Judy Taylor – Western Swing
The Beard and the Bird-Jon & Kat Hasz
Sunnyside Strings – Bluegrass
Sentimental Journeys – 50’s, 60’s, 70’s
Frank & Rob – Latin Jazz & Soul
Orchard Thieves – Acoustic Duet
Garden Variety Band – Environmental Songs

Speakers and Exhibitors will highlight a variety of ways we can all help to foster what we love about Ramona through sustainable practices.

Speakers (Watch for updates on SustainableRamona.com)
Current scheduled speakers include:

Dr. Dan Cayan – Research Meteorologist, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UCSD
Topic: “Ramona’s 21st Century Future: Warmer, Drier and Occasionally Wetter”
James & Frederika Syren – Authors, Zero Waste for Families
Dr. Mandy Morrell, DBA, Point Loma Nazarene University, Assistant professor of Management, Topic “Sustainability”
Natalia King Quick – Recycling Specialist II, Department of Public works, Solid Waste Planning & Recycling, County of San Diego
Diane Stoltz – Cross-connection Program Specialist, Ramona Municipal Water District
Dr. George Tynan, Iwama Endowed Chair & Distinguished Professor, Department Chair, Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering Department, UC San Diego Jacobs School of Engineering Topic: “Near-term and Longer-term Steps to Get to a Net-Zero Carbon Energy System”

Exhibitors:
Beryl Warnes and Textile Art – Hand-woven goods
Marsha Cook, Artist – will demonstrate how to turn found objects or recyclables into art.
PuraVida Aquatics – Organic Swimming Pool Conversions
Ramona Food and Clothes Closet
Ramona Municipal Water District
Women of St. Mary’s – Hand-made crafts
Ramona Disposal – bringing recycling/compacting truck to exhibit
Tesla – will exhibit Y model
Talking Oaks Ranch – organic lotions
Creation Care
Surprise Farm Retreat – Nature Retreat Center on Old Julian Trail off Old Julian Hwy
Bemergency Bee Removal
The Tree Fairy

Sponsors:
Piva Equipment Services
Ramona Disposal
Ramona Boy Scout Troop 679, Chartered by SDCE, Leader Miller Robison – donating time and work to support set-up and tear-down.
Ramona Ranch Vineyard and Winery – Certified Sustainable Winery
Scotty’s Plantscapes
Joyce T. Strand, Author
Boxed Water Is Better
Hague Quality Water
Estates Dental
Ransom Brothers Lumber & Supply

Special Event for Kids
Treasure Hunt

TICKETS TO FESTIVAL

Interact with informative exhibitors representing master gardeners, free range chickens, sustainable art, waste management, electric bicycles, hand-weaving, ceramics, and kids’ sustainable projects. Watch for updates.

Suggested donation for visitors: $10 adults, $5 for those 16 and younger. Make checks payable to Ramona Community Garden with memo line Earth Day Festival and your name.

Mail to: Earth Day Festival Committee – PO Box 491 Ramona, CA 92065.

Or, tickets available at the door.

Ticket holders’ names will be on a list to gain entrance. No physical tickets will be issued.

Time

(Saturday) 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm

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