Happy Earth Day! San Diego goes big for this green celebration with a massive fair and festival in Balboa Park: EarthFair. With more than 300 eco-friendly exhibitors, this festive event celebrates Earth Day in San Diego and is produced by 400+ volunteers. Take a shuttle or ride public transit to the park to participate in this free event, which runs from 10AM to 5PM. 2014 marks the 25th annual EarthFair festival, which is perfect for families and features numerous kid-friendly zones, including a children’s parade. You’ll also find five different venues for live entertainment, a food pavilion with organic and sustainable cuisine and special themed areas. Other highlights of this San Diego Earth Day celebration include the earth Gallery art show and a concourse that showcases cleaner cars that run on alternative fuels. Entertainment at EarthFair will include contemporary music by local artists, storytelling for children, folk music and much more. The festival takes place in Balboa Park, less than two miles away from our charming boutique hotel in the Gaslamp Quarter. An ideal choice for your Earth Day adventures, our hotel is one of only seven hotels in the city to receive the Green Eco-Leaf Rating. We’re also a certified member of the California Green Lodging Program, and provide eco-friendly bath amenities. Discover just how luxurious going green can be when you stay as our guest. Contact us today to make your reservations or to learn more at 1 (619) 232-6141, or http://www.thebristolsandiego.com/.