About Earth Day LBK

The first Earth Day was a nationwide environmental teach-in held on April 22, 1970 with an estimated 20 million participants across the country. It has grown each year since. This year, activities will be held in over 190 countries with over a Billion participants.

Earth Day Lubbock is an entirely volunteer, nonprofit organization. Donations are tax deductible and gratefully accepted.

Who We Are


Earth Day Lubbock will educate the public on science topics and promote a common sense of appreciation of our natural environment and our common interest in its protection.

What We Do


Earth Day Lubbock wants to bring different parts of our community together to learn about and celebrate our earth through a major yearly event, on or near April 22nd, and smaller events throughout the year. We want to give experiences to the community that will build knowledge and understanding of our environment through events and activities.