#MobileCountyCares: Earth Day Celebration 2019 set for April 27
April 22, 2019
On April 27, the Mobile County Commission will celebrate Earth Day with the #MobileCountyCares event. The county will host its first-ever countywide Earth Day Celebration, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., at Chickasabogue Park, located at 760 Aldock Road in Eight Mile. This celebration will mark Mobile Countyâ€™s observance of National County Government Month 2019 by â€œConnecting the Unconnected.â€
The event will feature more than 40 exhibitors with giveaways, food trucks, plant vendors, a Kid Zone area with face painting, healthy cooking demonstrations, pet adoptions from the Mobile County Animal Shelter, a blood drive by LifeSouth, and even an â€œAmazing Raceâ€ competition. Exhibitors will include municipalities, local utilities, first responders, community service organizations and non-profits.
FREE rabies vaccine vouchers will be given out while supplies last and 100 trees in 15-gallon containers will be among the available giveaways.
The day will be filled with education, fun and entertainment! The Mailman & the Back Pew Riders will perform LIVE music along with Theodore Arthur & The Gulf Coast Jazz & Blues Orchestra and Envy Dance Centre is scheduled to dance.
The event is FREE and open to the public. Attendees are asked to donate a canned food item to help support Feeding the Gulf Coast.