Assemblymember Kenny Burgos is hosting the First Annual Starlight Festival to celebrate the revitalization of the Bronx River Ecosystem, thanks to the efforts of community members and organizations.
The Bronx River Alliance is proud to partner with Assemblymember Burgos to host this event on Saturday, May 13, from 12 pm-3 pm at Starlight Park (1490 Sheridan Avenue Bronx, New York 10459). We aim to celebrate as a community and highlight the beautiful biodiversity in the South Bronx!
This fun, *FREE* event will connect community members with resources and environmental educational information. There will be:
- Fresh produce giveaway to more than 200 people, from The Hunt Point Produce Market
- Rain Barrel giveaway from The Department of Environmental Protection for both individuals and community gardens (please RSVP using this link or call the Assemblymember’s office at 718-893-0202 to reserve a rain barrel)
- Family friendly games
- Educational & Art activities
- Educational Walking Tour about Rain Gardens in Starlight Park
- Tabling and other resources from community partners
We look forward to seeing you there!