The World's Largest Environmental Experience
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APRIL 26-28

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Expo

April 26-28 Exhibits. Experiences. Food. Fun.

Conference

April 25-28 Learn. Connect. Collaborate.

Film

April 19-28 Explore. Entertain. Elevate.

Education

Field Trip Day – April 26 Events. Programs. Learning.

Water for All

O  U  R     F  O  C  U  S  :

Finding ways to sustain clean, clear, abundant water for all, and to protect our world’s oceans, rivers and lakes.

J  U  M  P    I  N :

We invite you to join us join us at EXPO Earthx2019 for 10 days of inspiration, learning, activities and sharing ways to ensure we always have enough.

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Main Attractions

EarthxAutoShow

Learn how smart solutions in transportation can make a big impact on our environment. We're making it fun for consumers to discover emerging technologies and options from leading green auto makers available in market. From hybrids to zero-emissions. Find your future car here!

EarthxInteractive

Go on wild, immersive journeys, like swimming with dolphins, dancing with flamingos, exploring remote islands and defending wildlife in the African jungle. Experience scores of Virtual, Augmented and Mixed Reality projects and educational workshops in our interactive zone and throughout the Expo.

Scuba Diving

When's the last time you went diving in Downtown Dallas? Take the plunge and experience scuba diving with certified master divers in our huge 20x30 foot "Go Dive Now - Scuba Pool". Wetsuits, fins, regulators and tanks are included. Don't forget your bathing suit.

Green Speaker Series

Expert speakers and panelists talk about a wide range of topics ranging from everything from electric cars to bee pollination. They share ideas and knowledghe on breakthrough innovations, practical home remedies, and other ways to begin building a sustainable future.

EarthxHack

A 24-hour codefest, EarthxHack is the world's largest environmental innovation competition. We're sitting at the intersection of innovation, technology, and the environment – a platform for creating groundbreaking solutions by utilizing the brightest technical minds focusing on solutions for tomorrow.

Ride 'N' Drive

Come test drive the cars for the future - electric plug-in and hybrid vehicles - on a one-mile track designed to highlight eco-friendly features and maneuvering abilities. Experience the technology that’s changing the way we drive.

Petting Zoo

Get up close and personal with all kinds of furry and feathered friends to love and hold and pet. Learn how animals can help sustainability in ways from providing food such as eggs, or lawn and garden fertilizers that they produce daily.

Art 4 Dumpsters

The City of Dallas Office of Environmental Quality and Sustainability brings DISD schools to transform a blank dumpster into a piece of art that will shine a light on the importance of recycling.

Kid's Kup

Part of teaching your kids to live a healthy, low-impact lifestyle is training them to ride eco-friendly transportation such as bikes safely and responsibly. EarthX provides the perfect setting to let your little tykes have fun wheeling around while they learn all about it.

Tiny House Exhibit

Buildings contribute to about 1/3 of greenhouse gas emissions. Living small means living more sustainably. Tour tiny homes, talk to home owners, and learn more about this popular lifestyle at the EarthX Tiny House Village.

EarthxTaste

There are a lot of questions that we don’t always consider about our food. Was this ethically sourced? Does it have a negative environmental impact? Is the food I’m eating and the way I’m living promoting a more sustainable food system for the world? Come try inventive and tasty sustainable food options from scores of local vendors. Bon appetit!

EDTx Talks

Hear from a wide variety of sponsors and exhibitors as they discuss the environmental topic affecting their organizations. From music, media and education, to zero emission transportation, new technology, renewables, industrial recycling and waste reduction, smart cities and more. Learn about real issues influencing sustainability in business today.

Solar Car Challenge

See full-size, roadworthy solar race cars, designed and built by students who participate in some of the most engaging and challenging high school science programs available. Race for bragging rights, or test drive one yourself.

Solar Rollers

Students show off their technical skills, teamwork, self-confidence, ingenuity, and community by developing and racing solar powered vehicles. It's all about empowering youth to improve the world’s energy systems.

E-Bike Test Track

Electric bikes are here in a big way. From cargo bikes to city bikes, messenger bikes to mountain bikes, road bikes and even beach cruisers, there is something for everyone. They make the joy of cycling accessible to so many people in so many ways. Plus they're a blast to ride. If you haven't tested one yet, do yourself a favor.

Goat Yoga

Do downward dog alongside barnyard goats in all their bleating, adorable glory. You've heard about it, now it's time to see what all the Instagram hype is about.

Mexico Pavilion

Mexico is home to some of the world's most awesome eco-treasures. From the Meso-American Barrrier Reef to the majestic Popocatepetl and Iztaccihuatl volcanoes near Puebla, to the crystal clear cenotes and underground rivers of the Yucatan and the stunning scenery of Copper Canyon's Barrancas del Cobre, Mexico has a wealth of natural wonders.

Colorado Pavilion

A national leader in nature conservancy, Colorado is not only home to some of our nations most breathtaking scenic vistas, it is also a state that focuses on far-sighted solutions to eco-challenges that combine science and creativity. By working together, they chart Colorado’s future and inspire people to take action.

APRIL 19-28
FAIR PARK and SELECT THEATERS
DALLAS, TEXAS, USA

A nine day Film Festival and GlobalGala showcasing films and interactive media from top filmmakers and conservationists from around the globe that explore conservation, climate change, and the environment.

Festival Passes GlobalGala Tickets

Student Field Trips

April 26th
Attention Parents, Teachers and School Administrators: EarthX provides opportunities for students to explore sustainability, careers in STEAM fields, and leading programs from colleges and universities across the globe. We invite you to bring your students for a day of interactive opportunities and special activations, like STEAM-based hands-on learning, robotics and technology, virtual reality, film screenings, teacher-led walk STEM tours and filmmaking workshops.

The World’s Largest Environmental Experience

Attendees

Speakers

Exhibitors

Attendees Since 2011
All Creating Solutions for Protecting Our Oceans, Forests and Climate.

EXPO Schedule

We’re still planning our 2019 schedule. Check back in the coming weeks to plan your EarthX experience.

Directions

Select a Route
Sherman-Plano-RichardsonAustin-WacoFort Worth-Abilene-WeatherfordDenton-Lewisville-GainesvilleHouston-Huntsville-CorsicanaTexarkana-Greenville-Rockwall
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From Sherman-Plano-Richardson

  • Take U.S. 75 (North Central Expressway) South toward downtown Dallas
  • Take exit 284A to connect to Interstate 30 East (toward Texarkana)
  • Take exit 48A and follow directions to Fair Park

From Austin-Waco

  • Take Interstate 35E North to downtown Dallas
  • Take exit 428B to connect to Interstate 30 East (toward Texarkana)
  • Take exit 48A and follow directions to Fair Park

From Fort Worth-Abilene-Weatherford

  • Take Interstate 30 East to Dallas
  • Follow signs for Interstate 30 East toward Texarkana
  • After passing downtown Dallas, take exit 48A and follow directions to Fair Park

From Denton-Lewisville-Gainesville

  • Take Interstate 35E South to downtown Dallas
  • Take exit 427E
  • Immediately after taking the exit, move to one of the left two lanes and enter Interstate 30, Eastbound
  • Follow signs for Interstate 30 East toward Texarkana
  • After passing Downtown Dallas, take exit 48A and follow directions to Fair Park

From Houston-Huntsville-Corsicana

  • Take Interstate 45 North to exit 284A
  • Move to the right lane and follow signs for Interstate 30 East
  • Take exit 48A and follow directions to Fair Park

From Texarkana-Greenville-Rockwall

  • Take Interstate 30 West toward downtown Dallas
  • Take exit 49B and follow directions to Fair Park
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Event Guide

This is the 2018 Event Guide for reference. The new EXPO Earthx2019 Event Guide will be posted soon.

FAQs

When is Earthx2019?
EarthX is always hosted the weekend immediately before or after April 22, which is the official day Earth Day is celebrated worldwide. The EarthX 2019 EXPO runs April 26-28, CONFERENCE is April 25-28, FILM occurs April 19-28. Admission is $5 for the Expo, but free with registration at EarthX.org, or by downloading the mobile app from here.
Is there a difference between the three days?
The EarthX exposition and all exhibits are open on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. There are special programming and entertainment events scheduled on certain days. There are conferences that are not open to the public on Thursday. Friday will feature special programming tracks and notable speakers that cater to the business community and Dallas-area schools. Select schools in the Dallas Independent School District run field trips to EarthX on Friday, April 20th. Students have special access to the exhibits and interactive experiences that are also available Saturday, April 27 and Sunday, April 28. Saturday & Sunday Saturday and Sunday will feature special interactive experiences and education tracks, such as our Green Speaker Series, and the EarthxFilm Festival will be in full swing and live music will play well into the evening. There will be special programming for families and children in addition to the regular event activities. Please check the event schedule section of the website to see everything that will be happening at EarthX 2019. What are the hours of the event? The regular hours of the Expo are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. all three days. EarthxFilm screenings begin on Friday, April 13 and run through Sunday, April 22.
Can I ride my bike to the event?
Yes – in fact, we encourage it! We will have large bike parking stations inside the event. The DART rail’s Green Line will take you right to the entrance of Fair Park, next to Gate 4 and the Music Hall off Parry and Exposition Avenue. Once you hop on the train your stop is called ‘Fair Park Station.’ Easy enough to remember! DART is a great resource here in Dallas and, even if you’ve never taken the rail line before, we encourage you to try it out for the first time for EarthX.
Will there be something to eat at the event?
Yes, there will be healthy, sustainable dining options, samples from some of the best restaurants and chefs in Dallas, and snacks from local Texas food producers.
There is so much to see – how do I plan my visit?

Download the EarthX mobile app to view the EarthX 2019 and EarthxFilm Festival event schedules, scavenger hunt options, speakers and programs to help you plan your day.

Where is Earthx2019?
Earthx2019 takes place at Fair Park in Dallas, among the beautiful art deco buildings and historic oak trees. See the map of Fair Park in our event guide.
Does it cost to attend?

EarthX is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization. There is a suggested donation to EarthX of $5 per adult.

Is the event family-friendly and can I bring my kids?

Absolutely!  Although there will be some areas designated for adults, there will also be numerous activities specifically designed for children and families. These will be fun, interactive and educational activities across the footprint of the event. Earthx2019 is the perfect place to spend the weekend with family and friends!

What should I bring?

Please bring friends, family, dogs, bikes, refillable water containers, and a thirst for learning. Purses and shoulder bags are allowed, as are strollers. Smart phones are encouraged (download the EarthX mobile app!). Check the weather before you head out and don’t forget your eco-friendly sunscreen if it is going to be sunny.

Where do I park at Fair Park?

We encourage event attendees to use alternative means of transportation – biking, DART, carpooling – but if you need to drive, we recommend entering and parking at Gates 2, 6 and 10 at Fair Park.

Can I bring my dog?

Yes. The City of Dallas places certain restrictions on dogs entering buildings, but there are plenty of outdoor activities and areas for your best friend to join you on your journey through Earthx2019. Please remember to keep your dog on a leash and bring paper bags to pick up after you pet!

What can I NOT bring?

Please do not bring anything that is unsafe, illegal or not in the spirit of Earth Day. Bags will be checked at entrances to the event.

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