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Earth Day

April 22, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Join us for this special community celebration of

“Earth Day Around the World”

From 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.,  explore the Gardens free of charge! Enjoy food from local food truck vendors, and entertainment, provided by the Zoozort mini zoo.  A live animal program*  will highlight the day, with shows at 11 a.m., 12:30 p.m. and 2 p.m. Registration not required, first come, first served. Tickets must be purchased the day of.

The Zoozort live animal program requires a ticket, $3/ person, (ages 3+)   

EARTH DAY VISITORS: To ensure a safe and fun Earth Day for all, please read!

-Free admission begins at 10 AM and ends at 3 PM. Those who arrive before 10 AM or after 3 PM will be asked to pay admission.

-Tickets for the live animal shows will go on sale at 10:00 AM on Saturday. Tickets are not sold before 10 AM on Saturday.

-Tickets for the live animal show will be available on a first come, first served basis. There are 150 seatings PER show. Tickets must be purchased for anyone 3 and older. Those under 3 will need to sit on an adult’s lap. 

-Tickets may be purchased INSIDE at the admission window (cash preferred but cards will be accepted). 

-Strollers will not be allowed in the animal program room. “Stroller parking” is available in the atrium.

-Some activities and food will be available OUTSIDE, please dress for the weather (walking shoes, hats, sunglasses, jackets, etc.)

We look forward to celebrating Earth Day with you all! 

Community exhibitors participating in Earth Day Around the World:

Basics Cooperative Natural Foods
Bird City
City of Janesville
Goelzer’s First Step Nursery School
Green-Rock Audubon Society
Ice Age Trail Alliance
Janesville Area Herb Society
Janesville Urban Forest Alliance
Rock County Conservationists
Rock Prairie Master Gardener Association
RBG Education Committee
Welty Environmental Center

The City of Janesville’s Shred Fest will run from 10 a.m. – 1p.m. at Lion’s Beach, located next to Rotary Botanical Gardens.


April 22, 2017
10:00 am - 3:00 pm


Rotary Botanical Gardens
1455 Palmer Drive
Janesville, WI 53545 United States
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