Drive Electric Colorado announces Drive Electric Earth Day events


Drive Electric Earth Day (DEED) is a national campaign to support electric vehicle (EV) education and experiences during the month of April. Drive Electric Colorado plans to host four events featuring EV showcases, ride & drive opportunities and other Earth Day festivities.

Phil Long EV Outlet Earth Day Clinic

The Phil Long EV Outlet is celebrating Earth Day with their 2022 Earth Day Clinic. They will be showcasing a variety of pre-owned EVs at their dealership, offering test drives and holding educational sessions run by the Drive Electric Colorado team. Join them to explore the world of EVs or make the switch to an EV on the spot.

The Drive Electric Colorado team and real EV drivers will be on hand to answer questions about what it’s like to drive an EV, chargers and more.

WHAT:           Phil Long EV Outlet Earth Day Clinic

WHERE:        Phil Long EV Outlet – 1338 Motor City Dr, Colorado Springs, CO 80905

WHEN:          Friday, April 22, 2:00 – 5:00 p.m.

WHO:            Open to the public

City of Lakewood Earth Day EV Showcase and Ride & Drive Event

The City of Lakewood is hosting an Earth Day celebration with a variety of sustainably-minded vendors, food trucks, music, kid-friendly activities and electric vehicles.

A variety of EVs from dealerships and electric bikes from E-bike of Colorado will be available to test drive at this event. Additionally, the Drive Electric Colorado team will be there to share information about Xcel Energy’s EV/charging programs and rebates and answer all EV-related questions.

WHAT:           Lakewood Earth Day Celebration

WHERE:        Heritage Belmar Park – 801 Yarrow St, Lakewood, CO 80226

WHEN:          Saturday, April 23, 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

WHO:            Open to the public

Town of Erie Earth Day EV Showcase

Join Drive Electric Colorado and the Town of Erie for an EV showcase alongside an Earth Day celebration. There will be a variety of vendors from solar to renewable energy organizations, kid-friendly activities and raffles and prizes in addition to electric vehicle information and demonstrations. Speak with the Drive Electric team and Volunteer EV Coaches about everything EVs, Xcel Energy EV/charging programs and rebates and more.

WHAT:           Town of Erie Earth Day Celebration

WHERE:        Erie Community Park – Garfield Shelter 450 Powers St, Erie, CO 80516

WHEN:          Saturday, April 30, 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

WHO:            Open to the public

City of Lafayette Earth Day Every Day EV Showcase

The City of Lafayette invites community members to enjoy the outdoors and learn about ways to protect the Earth, fight climate change, and create a sustainable way of life at their 2022 Earth Day Every Day Celebration. The event will have local musicians, food trucks, and kid’s activities in addition to the electric vehicle showcase.

Drive Electric Colorado will be hosting Lafayette’s Electric Vehicle Showcase where attendees can check out the latest EV models and learn ways to save money when switching to electric.

WHAT:           City of Lafayette Earth Day Every Day EV Showcase

WHERE:        Outdoor Classroom (Parking lot of Bob L. Burger Recreation Center) – 105 W. Baseline Road Lafayette, CO 80026

WHEN:          Saturday, April 30, 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

WHO:            Open to the public

For more information about upcoming Drive Electric Colorado events, visit the events page on their website.


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