Earth Day is April 22, 2023!
Celebrate the planet we call home with all-day fun at Riney B. Park (300 Martin Luther King Boulevard, Nicholasville, KY).
8:45 a.m. — Kid’s Little Footprint Dash*
9:00 a.m. — Earth Day Dash 3K*
11:00 a.m. — 3:00 p.m. — Vendor booths open
2:00 — 3:00 p.m. — Live music from Misty Mountain String Band (Bring a blanket or lawn chair)
*To sign up for the races, click here!
• David McLean – Found object drumming
• Jessamine Animal Care & Control
• Jessamine County Farmers’ Market
• Kentucky Department of Fish & Wildlife
• Kentucky Solar Energy Society
• Laura Sparkman, local beekeeper
• Lexington Computer Recycling
• Nicholasville Police Department –Prescription takeback
• University of Kentucky Entomology Department – Live bugs!
• Bert’s Speak Cheesy
• The Scooop
• Woke Junk Food Vegan
Recycling/Safe Disposal Opportunities
Special thanks to Lexington Computer Recycling for donating their services! Stop by to recycle your old electronics and say thanks for servicing our community.
Recyclables accepted include:
• Circuit boards
• LED flat-screen monitors
• LCD screens
• Networking gear
• Networking hardware
• Power back-ups
• Telecommunications equipment
• Wiring and cable
• Other electronics and medical equipment
From 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., the Nicholasville Police Department will be on-site to help you safely dispose of prescription medications. Please, no liquids or needles.