On the Radar: Urban Charrette's Eco.lution — the Eco.expo, Eco.festival, and Paint the Town Green

live music, local food, wine tastings, green products, educational seminars and children’s activities.

Finally, 'Paint the Town Green' on Sunday lets participants be carbon-friendlier by exploring various bars, galleries and destinations, ditching their cars to ride the HART Green Line and the TECO Streetcar in Downtown Tampa and Ybor with event passports.

Eco.expo: Thursday, March 25, 4-8pm; The Ritz- 1503 7th Ave., Ybor; Admission is free if you register in advance at ecolution tampa.com or $5 donation is requested on the day of the event. Eco.festival: Saturday, March 27, 11am-9pm; Lykes Gaslight Park- E. Kennedy Blvd. between N. Tampa and N. Franklin Streets. Paint the Town Green: Friday, April 2, 6-10pm; Passports are available for $10 each at local retailers and online – see ecolutiontampa.com for locations and more information.

Welcome to On the Radar, where we preview upcoming events to mark your calendar for. Get ready for Earth Day a month early by going green with the Urban Charrette for their Eco.lution events this weekend. The Eco.expo kicks off the three-day event with a green products trade show at The Ritz Ybor, showcasing environmentally conscious products for the home and businesses.

Saturday's Eco.festival in downtown Tampa is a green-themed outdoor festival featuring

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