The 5th Annual River Kids Discovery Days on March 8th and 9th 2019 will be a free two-day celebration of the San Diego River featuring fun in nature for youth and their families! Groups from across San Diego County can take part in service projects and outdoor education opportunities, giving kids a leading role in protecting our natural resources and creating green spaces for the community.

Events will take place all along our River, engaging kids in caring for and celebrating the San Diego River!

2018 Event List:

Friday, March 9th
Open-Air Art – 9:30am-noon, Mission Valley (Full)
Lakeside Plant Propagation 8am-11am, Lakeside
Trout Release – 9am-noon, Lake Murray (Full) – Media Site!
Wonderful WetlandsPoint Loma (Full)
Keep Alpine Clean!Alpine (Full)
Crestridge AdventureEl Cajon (Full)

Saturday, March 10th
Shepherd Canyon Planting – 8am-11am, Tierrasanta
Dog Beach Clean Up – 9am-11am, Ocean Beach
Art in the Garden – 9am-11am, Point Loma
Old Town Native Plant Landscape Workparty – 9:30am – 12pm, Old Town
Clean Water Warriors – 10am – noon, Mission Valley (Full)
Explore Mission Trails – 11am-12:30pm, Mission Trails Regional Park
Water-Wise Santee! – 11am-1:30pm, Santee
Boulder Creek Citizen Science – 11am-1:30pm, Descanso

Rain Date – Saturday, April 7th
Art in the Garden 2 – 9am-11am, Point Loma (Full)
Coastal Habitat Restoration – 9am-noon, Ocean Beach


Save the date for 2019: March 8th and 9th


To participate in next year’s event, or for media and sponsorship inquiries, please contact:
Marina Varano
(619) 297-7380