puppet theater with kids watching a show in the background. Text reading Puppet Show at Environmental Fun Fair! Make your own sock puppets to take home!

Spring 2024 Event

Family-Friendly F.U.N Event

(Future Unfolds Now)

Environmental Fun Fair! 

When and Where

Date: May 18, 2024
Time: 11 am-2 pm
Location: Springbrook Nature Center (100 85th Avenue NW, Fridley, MN 55432) 

Event Description:

Fridley Recreation, Springbrook Nature Center, and Anoka County 4-H have teamed up to offer this annual FREE, fun, and educational event at Springbrook Nature Center.

Stock the Community Toy Store: Swap out your old, under-utilized toys this year. Help us promote reuse in our community by dropping off your lightly-loved children’s toys, puzzles, games, and art supplies to be distributed during the Pop-Up Community Toy Store at the Environmental Fun Fair. We will be collecting toys in the lobbies of Fridley City Hall and Springbrook Nature Center during business hours from April 16 to May 16.

    • Event Passport and Prizes
    • Environmental and Educational exhibitors 
    • Pop-Up Community Toy Store
    • Games, Crafts, & Activities focused around Environmental Stewardship
    • Bouncy Castle
    • AND MORE!

Our Exhibit

We All Need Food and Water will do 5 to 10-minute puppet shows on the hour and half-hour. In addition, we will encourage people to make pledges in front of an American flag to increase their environmental commitments.   

Exhibitor List

We have all kinds of fun exhibitors bringing hands-on activities for all ages. There’s something for everyone! Come ready to have fun and learn about our planet.