Earth Day 2013 Celebration April 20


    By Laurel Epps
    Special to The PREVIEW

    Join the fun and activities for Earth Day 2013 at Town Park all afternoon on Saturday, April 20.

    The Southwest Organization for Sustainability (SOS) is facilitating this event in partnership with the Pagosa Chamber of Commerce and Pagosa Mountain Morning Rotary Club from noon to 6 p.m.  It will be an event for all ages.

    Local music and events on the gazebo will take place all afternoon, beginning with local musicians Los Mitotitos at 12:15 p.m. and Aikido of the San Juans giving a demonstration at 1:30.  Other local groups include Faculty X at 2 p.m., Barr Bentley at 3, Reintento Norteno at 4 and finishing with The Brooks-i Band at 5.

    The park will be filled with local vendors, booths provided by non-profits, and outlets offering delicious food, beer, wine, coffee and sweets.

    Local vendors who would like to have a booth at this event should contact Laurel Epps at 903-2776 or send an e-mail to  Deadline to confirm participation is April 8, so act quickly.

    In case of inclement weather, this event will move to the Archuleta County Fairgrounds Extension Building.