ReCycle ReCreate- Fountain Hills Earth Day Celebration

RS_LOGO_RGB_HORIZONTALEarth Day LogoJoin us as we celebrate Earth Day 2023 on April 22nd from 10:00 AM-Noon at the Community Center.

This event is open to all ages. We will have a variety of craft projects using recycled products.

Cardboard Fort Contest

This contest involved families competing against each other to CREATE the most amazing cardboard fort. The competition is limited to 10 families; each registered family can have up to 5 members. At least one family member must be a parent.

Pre-Registration is Required

Register at


  • Milk Jug Face
  • Water Bottle Mobile
  • Paper Airplane Contest
  • Dog Toys to donate to the Humane Society- by Fountain Hills Library.
  • Gardening- Planting use a recycled K Cup
  • Bird Feeder


Visit the Epcor and Republic Services booth for fun activities, prizes, and education.

Food Truck

Recycled Art Contest: VOTE HERE

Create art from materials destined for the trash or recycling!

Art Contest Guidelines

  • Artwork must be made from one or more recyclable or non-recyclable(trash) materials: metal or aluminum, glass, cardboard, plastic, or paper
  • Maximum Size: 2’ x 2’ x 2’
  • All pieces must be secured 
  • No sharp edges
  • Participants must be residents of Fountain Hill
  • Entries must be submitted between April 3-6. ENTER HERE

Winner Prize Money-Sponsored by Republic Services

The top three finishers in each age group will be displayed at the Community Center on April 17-22, and the winner from each category will be announced on April 22th at the Recycle Recreate Earth Day Celebration.

  • 8 & Younger - 2 winners will each be awarded $100
  • 9-13 Age - 2 winners will each be awarded $100
  • 14-18 Age - 1 winner will be awarded $200
  • 19 & Older - 1 winner will be awarded $200

How to Enter

Register NOW for your age group. Registration is FREE, but we require you to register to be eligible.
Complete the entry form along with pictures of your art project. ENTER HERE

Contact Linda Ayres for questions.

Contact Us

  1. Ryan Preston

    Recreation Manager - Events

    Phone: 480-816-5170

    Skylar Thomas

    Senior Recreation Program Coordinator - Programs

    Phone: 480-816-5132

    Steven Heinsma

    Recreation Program Coordinator- Youth and Teen Programs, Sports and Field Allocation

    Phone: 480-816-5130

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