Earth Day Event and Activities in San Antonio - McNay Art Museum

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Earth Day 2022 is on Friday, April 22nd and if you are wondering what can you do on Earth Day, there are some great activities lined up in San Antonio. One fine way to mark the day is to attend events that celebrate the beauty of our planet and understand the ecosystems that have made it their home.

Luckily there are a number of fun and yet insightful activities in San Antonio. There are activities for kids, for adults and families. There are paid events and free events. Check out our list below.

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Earth Day 2022 Events & Activities in San Antonio – Friday, April 22


Japanese Tea Garden in San Antonio

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Celebrate Earth Day at one of the prettiest places in San Antonio! BillyRay Sheppard will be playing live music in the Tea Garden. Bring your chairs, some food, and enjoy.

When: Friday, April 22 | 6:30 p.m.
Where: 3700 N St. Marys St, San Antonio, TX
How much: Free



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This year the Cibolo is turning 34 on Earth Day and commemorating the occasion, we want to raise $34,000 to continue the fantastic possibilities in conservation, education, and community.

The Cibolo opened on Earth Day when a group of friends came together to clean up the Cibolo Creek and create this special place. With a donation today, you will expand the Cibolo’s reach and maintain the legacy a group of friends started 34 years ago. Thanks to Desiree and Joe Whitney, the first donations received will be matched 1:1, up to $5,000.

When: Friday, April 22 | 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Where:140 City Park Rd, Boerne, TX 78006
How much: Free



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Find your inner zen this Earth Day with Yoga in the Park! Connect with yourself and the planet during this free Earth Day event at Yanaguana Garden presented by EnergyX Fitness. Enjoy 15% off wines at ReRooted 210 afterward for participating! Don’t forget to bring your own mat!

When: Friday, April 22 | 5:00 pm
Where:630 E. Nueva



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Celebrate #EarthDay with SA Zoo today in a BIG way during Party for the Planet! From 10 to 2, they will be having plant giveaways from the Horticulture team while supplies last, environmentally friendly crafts, animal chats, and more, celebrating the beautiful planet with the wildlife!

When: Friday, April 22 | 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Where:3903 N Saint Marys St San Antonio, TX 78212


Earth Day 2022 Events & Activities in San Antonio – Saturday, April 23


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Join on Earth Day Weekend to celebrate nature and all that the planet provides for our health and the environment! Attendance is 100%, and will include a fresh produce bag distribution, garden workshop, yoga, and vendors!

When: Saturday, April 23 | 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm/
Where: 619 N New Braunfels Ave., San Antonio, TX 78202
How much: Free


Earth Day 2022 Events & Activities in San Antonio – Sunday, April 23


Things To do In San Antonio this weekend with kids McNay event

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Creativity can be inspired by anything. Check out this early Earth Day celebration by making art from recycled materials at the McNay!

When: Sunday, April 3 | 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Where: 6000 N New Braunfels Ave, San Antonio, TX
How much: Free


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