Earth Day Celebrations Take Place Across NYC And New Jersey Friday

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Many native New Yorkers typically avoid Times Square for all its touristy characteristics, but if you’re looking to go green, it’s the place to be this Earth Day.

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Earth Day New York will host a so-called “runway show” of green vehicles at the Crossroads of the World Friday, the 41st anniversary of Earth Day. Along with live entertainment, the happenings will feature an interactive exhibit highlighting the city’s green businesses, and non-profit organizations with environmentally-friendly initiatives.

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Meanwhile, at Grand Central Terminal, celebrations will be held both indoors and out, as EARTHFAIR, a festival of art, music and the environment will exhibit local organic food, environmental groups and green businesses.

For more information, click here. For a listing of more Earth Day celebrations in the area, click here.

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