The Central Coast Aquarium in Avila Beach will host its third annual marine cleanup Saturday, accompanied by an Earth Day festival.
The free event will feature a scuba dive cleanup off the Harford Pier as well as a beach, estuary and trail cleanup. In addition , six wildlife and educational organizations will hold a festival celebrating Earth Day.
Participants will receive a complimentary aquarium admission pass, valid for the day, as well as live music during their lunch break and child-friendly activities throughout the day.
Participants should meet in front of the Central Coast Aquarium at 10 a.m. Saturday; the event continues until noon. The aquarium will provide buckets, grabbers and gloves. No preregistration is required.
For information, call Executive Director Tara Malzone at 595-7280 or visit http://www.centralcoastaquarium.com.