News : Green Alliance to host Earth Day party

Apr 22, 2015

Originally published on Seacoast Online. 

By Katelyn Monroe

PORTSMOUTH – Redhook Ale Brewery and the Green Alliance will celebrate Earth Day on Wednesday, April 22 with a drop-in cleanup and a party, featuring special guest Ben Cohen, co-founder of Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream and 

The event is open to the public with the cleanup from 3 to 6 p.m. and guests can enjoy live music and complimentary eats. From each purchased beer, $2 goes to the local environmental nonprofit Hodgson Brook Association. There will also be free ice cream compliments of Ben & Jerry’s. 

The event brings together sustainable business leaders, green-minded residents and Ben & Jerry’s fans. The Party for the Planet is from 6 to 9 p.m. at Redhook Ale Brewery at Pease International Tradeport with a $5 entry also going to Hodgson Brook. All are invited and Green Alliance members get in free and cleanup participants get free raffle tickets for every bag of trash collected. 

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