Celebrate Earth Day tomorrow, April 20, at Children's Museum Tucson, 200 S. 6th Ave. The free, family-friendly festival (10 a.m.-2 p.m.) will include activities for children, special events, and information booths promoting different organizations. Attendees will have the opportunity to learn about recycling, composting, gardening, and the fun of getting out and enjoying nature.
Meanwhile, Sixth Avenue will be closed tomorrow, 7 a.m.-3 p.m., from 12th Street to 13th Street for the Tucson Earth Day Festival. Businesses, parking garages, and parking lots will be open and accessible during the road closure. Motorists traveling in the downtown area may experience traffic delays during these closures, so plan accordingly.
Travelers should use caution when driving, bicycling, or walking in these areas. Watch for event participants, obey all traffic control, and look for detour signs.