On October 1, the 2015 Earth Day Art Contest winning artwork will be moving to the next stop on its tour. Placed in the halls of the fabulous Houstonian Health Club (named one of the most luxurious health clubs in America by CNBC), the artwork will beautify its environment and inspire passers-by for the entire […]
We are now accepting submissions for the 2016 Earth Day Art Contest, open to Houston-area students in the third through twelfth grades. Cash prizes will be awarded to multiple winners in each category. Art will be auctioned off to raise money for the winning artists’ schools, as well as Air Alliance Houston’s educational programs. Download the gudelines today and get […]
Our 8th Annual Earth Day Art Contest Awards Show and Auction took place Thursday, April 23, 2015 at Skyline Art Services. Event proceeds benefit the winning artists’ school art programs and Air Alliance Houston, a non-profit whose mission is to reduce air pollution in the Houston region to protect public health and environmental integrity through research, education, […]
Bid now: here!
Side Stage: Sara VanBuskirk 11:00 – 11:40 John Curry 11:50 – 12:30 Heather Rayleen 12:40 – 01:20 2 Star Symphony 01:40 – 02:40 Say Girl Say 03:00 – 04:00 Michael Shanks 04:20 – 05:00 Main Stage: Ari and the Skeletones 12:30 – 01:15 Second Lovers 01:30 – 02:15 Infinity’s Twin 02:30 – 03:15 […]
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The winning artwork from our Earth Day Art Contest will go on tour through 2016. Please visit the artwork as it travels around the city! April 2, 2015 Private Event in honor of the 10th Anniversary of Earth Day Houston April 11, 2015 Earth Day Houston, Grace Event Lawn April 13, 2015- May 29, 2015 […]
Please join us from 1-7pm on April 11 at our Air Alliance Houston Main Stage featuring Verse City and Lost Element!
New for 2015: Ride your bike to the fest and park it for free with Bike Houston‘s Bike Valet while you enjoy your day at Earth Day Houston!
8th Annual Earth Day Art Contest Awards Show & Auction: The auction website is now live and you can register to bid on the auction. The 1st Place and Overall Winner will be auctioned LIVE on April 23, 2015. http://earthday15.auction-bid.org We hope you will share this event with your friends, colleagues and partners. 50 […]
Congratulations Trees for Houston and TWRC Wildlife Center on receiving The Olive Allen Hughes Award! Both worthy organizations have demonstrated the values we celebrate in our friend Olive in the manner in which they serve the Houston region. It is with great pleasure that we honor them with this award and offer them complimentary booth space […]
Special Events Internship: Earth Day Houston Air Alliance Houston Earth Day Houston, developed by Air Alliance Houston, is the Houston area’s premier celebration of our planet at Discovery Green. The date of the festival is Saturday, April 11, 2015. Earth Day Houston is less than two months away. We are seeking an unpaid intern who wants […]
We are excited to announce that the first stop on our ’15 Earth Day Art Contest Art Tour will be with our friends at H-E-B. Look for the 27 winners in two installations, one at the new San Felipe store and the other at the West Alabama location. The artwork will be on display […]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Earth Day Houston to Celebrate 10 Wonderful Years HOUSTON, TEXAS, February 18, 2015 — Earth Day Houston will celebrate 10 years on Saturday, April 11 at Discovery Green in the vibrant downtown area. Lead sponsor Waste Management is returning for its 4th […]
We are pleased to announce the winners of our 8th Annual Earth Day Art Contest! The winning artwork will be auctioned off on April 23, 2015 with 50% of the proceeds benefiting the winning artists’ school and the remained supporting Air Alliance Houston‘s educational programming. Winning students can pick up a framed copy of their […]
VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY Date: Saturday, April 11, 2015 Location: Discovery Green (1500 McKinney Avenue) Time of Event: 11:00am-5:00pm Volunteer Set up Time: 8:30am Volunteer Tear Down time: 5:00pm FAQ How long will my volunteer shift be? There will be several volunteer shifts available, including set-up, break down, and two hour shifts throughout the day. Can we receive […]
“Why is our culture so confusing? These authors shine some light on our existence and our potential to control our destiny. As the parable of the Blind Men and the Elephant shows us, books are like views from different blind men, and the more you read, the better picture of the elephant you get.” – […]
Air Alliance Houston has a long-standing commitment to environmental and social sustainability that includes striving for zero waste, reducing Earth Day Houston’s carbon footprint, and supporting Texas charities. In honor of our 10 Year Anniversary of presenting Earth Day Houston, we are proud to unveil our official Green Initiatives: Encouraging vendors to minimize and recycle […]
Each year on April 22nd, our nation remembers the birth of the modern environmental movement by celebrating Earth Day. Begun in 1970, this national holiday started during a time when much of America’s focus was on the Vietnam War and Civil Rights. Meanwhile, within the United States, pollution and what we could call “environmental carelessness” was rampant, but considered a necessary side effect of prosperity. The stage had been set […]
Did you know that Earth Day Houston was developed and presented by local nonprofit Air Alliance Houston? Air Alliance Houston is your partner and resource as you seek the best quality of life for yourself and your family. We are a source for the best Houston air quality knowledge, we provide tools for a healthier […]
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Registration is now open for the 10th Anniversary of Earth Day Houston scheduled for Saturday, April 11, 2015 at Discovery Green. This is an exciting year with lots going on and we would love for you to be a part of it. Here is what’s new: New Logo with Thanks to Acumen Design! New Website […]
Deadline: January 31, 2015
Earth Day Houston’s marketing was a topic of the upcoming Savage Brands webinar series “Brandonomics.” Pictured here are Festival Director Sara Heald and Savage VP and webinar host, Robin Tooms. We’ll post share the webinar when it airs!
Overall Winner Minbio Y. 11th Grade Summer Creek High School Humble independent School District Ann Parker Overall Winner Humor Kate W. 6th Grade Spring Branch Middle School Spring Branch Independent School District Elisa Barry Humor 3rd Grade: Venkata K. 3rd Grade Moore Elementary School Cy-Fair Independent School District Niki Flanagan 1st Place Lauren H. 3rd Grade […]
In Honor of our 10th Anniversary: Olive Allen Hughes Award Air Alliance Houston announces an award to be given annually in honor of Olive Allen Hughes, a long-time supporter of Air Alliance Houston and Earth Day Houston in particular. Olive’s kindness, her generous spirit, and her passion for the nonprofit community have been an essential component […]