What better thing to celebrate than the planet we live on? While Earth-Day is April 22 this year, the Earth-Day celebrations begin this Friday!

This Earth-Day celebration is located at Hemming Park in downtown Jacksonville. The event takes place from 5 to 9 p.m.

Included in this celebration is a green market, youth and environmental organizations, kids activities and Dr. Suess’ “The Lorax” at dusk.

If you’re feeling spirited or you’re bringing the kiddos, Dr. Suess attire is encouraged, but of course, not mandatory. But it’d be real cool if you did …