South of the Fraser

Surrey, Delta, White Rock and Langleys

Party for the Planet 2013

Earth Day ยป A City-sponsored event geared for families and young people

This is how the City of Surrey celebrates Earth Day: an event with concerts, activities and tents for community organizations. Plus food trucks.

 Party for the Planet seen through a few trees

As one wag put it on Twitter:

#Surrey celebrates #earthday... By running countless generators and Diesel engines to power their unnecessary event... 
 JakeTouzel  - 8:49


Most of the hype was reserved for the musical acts, but when I wandered by around 2:30 pm (just after the rain), the biggest lineups were to see some people dressed as rabbits on a TV show, and an activity where kids could go into an inflated clear plastic ball and float over a pool.

Clearly a show for families!

Party for the Planet


Party for the Planet 2013


Party for the Planet main stage


Party for the Planet


The empty bike parking lot


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