Photos by Andrew Dobson
WHAT: The sixth annual Riverbend Earth Day Festival
WHEN: April 29
WHERE: The Old Bakery Beer Company, Alton
WHY: Traditionally an outdoor event held at Piasa Harbor, a rainy forecast made organizers move the festival indoors this year. Hosted by The Nature Institute, with partners The Sierra Club, Great Rivers Land Trust and the National Great Rivers Research and Education Center/Lewis and Clark Community College, the festival vendors, wildlife, live music and children’s activities.