28th Annual Earth Day Fair and Parade

2017 Nissan LEAF

Earth Day Ride and Drive

The Parade:

The Environmental Center will be celebrating the environment by having a festive parade. It will be a creative parade for the whole family. Both adults and children can join in on the celebration by dressing as their favorite plant or animal.

  • 11:00 am: Assemble on Louisiana Avenue next to McMenamin's
  • 11:30 am: Parade starts (about 8 blocks through downtown Bend and ends at the Earth Day Fair)

The Fair:

Please join us after the parade in downtown Bend at The Environmental Center, where there will be live music, local businesses, food, interactive displays and activities for everyone!

Become a Vendor:

As a sponsor of this year's event, we'd love for you to become a vendor. If you're interested in becoming a vendor for the Earth Day Fair please download and carefully review both PDFs. Please note that the application and fees are due no later than April 5, 2017.

The Environmental Center

Address: 16 NW Kansas Ave. Bend, OR 97701

Date: April 22, 2017

Time: 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Test Drive the Nissan LEAF at the Earth Day Fair in Bend, OR

An electric vehicle group-buy program will be coming to Central Oregon to help you with getting an electric vehicle by bringing you major discounts!

The Energy Challenge of Central Oregon

Have you ever wondered how long you have to charge the Nissan LEAF? How far you'll be able to go? Or how big the interior is? Come visit Smolich Nissan at the Earth Day Fair on April 22 to get answers to these questions and more.

You'll be able to take the fully electric 2017 LEAF for a test drive and experience first hand what it's like to operate and own the LEAF. Don't worry, there are plenty of fast chargers throughout the Central Oregon area. Below is a list of the models and trims that will be available to test drive:

  • 2017 Nissan LEAF SL
  • 2017 Nissan LEAF SV
  • 2017 Nissan LEAF S

Can't make it to the event? No problem. Visit our Nissan dealership for a test drive!

Experience a Lifetime of Savings by Purchasing an Electric Car

After buying an electric car you'll see an obvious difference in the overall cost of owning a vehicle including:

  • Less routine maintenance, including no oil changes
  • Never having to pay for gas again
  • Paying an average of $2.40 in electricity for nearly 90 miles
  • Over 80% of electric vehicle owner indicate that they definitely will or probably will buy another electric car.
charging a 2017 Nissan LEAF
2017 Nissan LEAF Interior
2017 Nissan LEAF Exterior - Rear