Earth Day

April 16, 2016


The 17th annual Earth Day event, presented by Marion County, will be held at The Oregon Garden on April 16, 2016 from 10am to 4pm.

Earth Day Poster


Admission is free to the Garden on April 16, 2016. We encourage you to make a $5 donation when you bring your family to enjoy this day of free education and entertainment.




Parking on site is $5. Free shuttles will be available from:



2015 Presentations & Activities

  • Backyard Composting
  • Make your own Seed Pots
  • Turtle Ridge Wildlife Center’s Birds of Prey
  • Face painting
  • The Mushroomery


2015 Entertainment

  • Woodburn High School Mariachi Band
  • Early College High School’s Emaa Da drumming band
  • Bush Elementary marimba band

Are you a musician interested in playing? Please fill out our Musician Inquiry Form.


2015 Exhibitors

  • Cherriots Rideshare / Salem-Keizer Transit
  • City of Woodburn
  • Compex
  • Friends of the Willamette Valley National Wildlife Refuge Complex
  • Gordon House Conservancy
  • Green Mountain Energy
  • Izaak Walton League of America – Silverton Chapter
  • JGEMS (Jane Goodall Environmental Middle School)
  • LifeSource Natural Foods
  • Lots of Lavender
  • Marion County Public Works Environmental Services
  • Oregon Beverage Recycling Cooperative
  • Oregon Environmental Council
  • Oregon Learning Group
  • Renewal by Andersen
  • Salem Audubon Society
  • Seventh Day Adventist Silverton Community Center
  • Silverton Rotary Foundation (Ford Leadership Institute Program Co-hort 3)
  • The Meadow Of Lavender
  • The Mushroomery




Are you a vendor interested in vending at this event? Please fill out our Vendor Inquiry Form.




Marion County


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If you are interested in becoming a sponsor, contact Brittney at


May - September
Daily - 9:00am to 6:00pm

October - April
Daily - 10:00am - 4:00pm

The Garden is open 365 days a year and is pet-friendly. Check the Visit page for the Visitor Center hours.


Adults $11
Seniors (60 and over) $9
Students (12 - 17) $8
Children (5 - 11) $5
Children (4 & under) Free
Groups (15+ ppl, advance notice) $8ea
All Military w/ ID $8

Contact & Directions

phone (503) 874-8100
toll-free (877) 674-2733
fax (503) 339-2996
address 879 W. Main St.
Silverton, OR 97381

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