Across North America, we're celebrating all things trees. Together with some amazing local partners, we're hosting FREE tree planting and tree care events that you can get involved in!
Don't see an event near you?
You can still celebrate in your own backyard – plant a tree, hug a tree, or help out at your local park.
Send us a message, we'll help you find a way to get involved!
Saturday 22 September | Nathanson Creek Preserve, Sonoma
Help keep Sonoma Valley beautiful! Put on some gloves and spend a fun & productive morning in Nathanson Creek Preserve Garden. Learn how to care for native trees and plants from trained restoration technicians from the Sonoma Ecology Center.
Saturday 22 September | Ocean Beach, San Diego
You can help save one of the last Coastal Dune Habitats in San Diego! Join the Friends of the San Diego River Mouth for family-friendly conservation activities, helping to restore a sensitive area at the mouth of the San Diego River in Ocean Beach.
Friday 28 September | The Presidio, San Francisco
Plant trees and help preserve the green space around the Presidio: the spectacular and historic park overlooking the Golden Gate Bridge! We've teamed up with the Presidio Trust for this tree planting and tree care event.
Friday 28 September | Golden Gate National Park, San Francisco
Come out and get your hands dirty by restoring Golden Gate National Park! Bring your friends & family and spend the morning watering, mulching, pruning and cleaning up this much-loved park. Thanks to our partners at San Francisco Parks & Recreation.
Saturday 6 October | Aliso & Wood Canyons Wilderness Park, OC
Join Laguna Canyon Foundation and OC Parks for a habitat restoration stewardship event in Aliso Viejo Community Park! Learn and work together to create a healthier home for the native plants and wildlife that call this area their home.
Friday 28 September | Coconut Grove, Miami
Join us in greening up the streets of Miami for Plant A Tree Day! We'll be planting trees around public housing in Coconut Grove.
Friday 28 September | Walter Meyers Nursery, Detroit
The Meyers nursery opened in 1920 and then was abandoned in 1970. Over the past 10 years, The Greening Of Detroit have revived this nursery to a flourishing ecosystem! Get your hands dirty looking after some freshly planted saplings.
Saturday 29 September | Creve Coeur Park, St. Louis
Join our awesome partners at Forest ReLeaf for a fun morning of tree care activities. Meet at the CommuniTree Gardens Nursery and learn how to look after the local trees and plants. Tools, gloves and snacks will be provided!
Saturday 6 October | Marquette Park, St. Louis
Help us plant 150 trees in Marquette Park! Join first responders from the community and our partners at the City of St. Louis and Forest ReLeaf for a fun day of tree planting in the great outdoors.
Friday 28 September | Brooklyn Bridge Park
To celebrate Plant A Tree Day, we've teamed up with the Brooklyn Bridge Park Conservancy for a restoration event in this iconic park.
Friday 28 September | Fort Greene, Brooklyn
Help green up the city streets for Plant A Tree Day! Volunteer with NYC Parks for street tree care: helping young trees survive in the big city. Hands-on work will include removing trash from tree beds, weeding, cultivating the soil and spreading fresh mulch.
Friday 28 September | Boyd Conservation Area, Vaughan
Get outside for the day and help reforest the beautiful Boyd Conservation Area in Vaughan. Located along the picturesque Humber River Valley, it's less than an hour's drive north of Toronto. Thanks to our awesome partners at Toronto & Region Conservation Authority.
Friday 28 September | Wilkes Natural Area, Portland
Be an environmental steward in Portland this Plant A Tree Day! Grab some gloves and join us in Wilkes Natural Area, directly across from Wilkes City Park. We'll be planting and mulching native plant species, as well as removing some invasive species such as blackberry.
Saturday 29 September | Clearwater Park, Springfield
Get your hands dirty and help clean up this beautiful Oregon watershed! We'll be restoring natural health to a stretch of the Middle Fork Willamette River by caring for native plants, pulling invasive weeds, and picking up litter.
Friday 28 September | Bob White Park, Wayne
Plant trees near Philadelphia! Our awesome partners at the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society will be guiding volunteers through tree planting and some good old weeding and mulching!
Friday 28 September | Morgan Arboretum, Montreal
Want to give back to nature? Join us at the beautiful Morgan Arboretum for a day of tree care and maintenance, including mulching and invasive species removal.
September 25 - October 12 | Nashville
Free trees!! We're excited to be sponsoring the Nashville Tree Fest Free Tree Giveaway. Get involved and help distribute 800 trees to community members at 8 different farmers markets over 3 weekends!
Sunday 14 September | Deer Creek State Park
Deer Creek State Park has lots of awesome activities to get you in touch with nature. Here is your opportunity to give back - plant trees and grow the park's canopy cover, or get your hands in the dirt for other essential activities that help trees thrive!
Friday 28 September | Passumpsic River, East Burke
Plant trees and help restore the East Branch of the Passumpsic River! Last year, a dam removal project in this area opened up 99 miles of stream and allowed the river to flow freely again for the first time in nearly 200 years. Let's keep it clean and flowing!
Here are some other ways you can participate: