Each year, our partner Nuclear Watch South selects a renewable energy leader to give the keynote during the Festival. Past speakers included Dave Freeman “The Green Cowboy” and Mark Jacobson.
Stay tuned for the announcement of our 2023 keynote speaker!
KIDS & FAMILIES
Sustainability starts with sparking wonder and stewardship in the hearts of the youngest members of our community. All ages are welcome to Follow Ladybug and friends for entertaining and conscientious family-focused programming. Participate in puppet shows, interactive storytelling and activities celebrating our connection to nature. Enjoy roaming performers, solar-powered toys, hands-on learning, stellar performances, curated play spaces, and joyful learning experiences.
Ready to take the next step in sustainable living? Hands-on workshops and presentations, hosted by Homegrown Social Events, feature over 50 regional practitioners in the areas of health and wellness, regenerative agriculture, energy and the environment, and arts and community amidst a fun upbeat festival atmosphere!
Full schedule will be posted here when available!
On the morning of Friday, August 18, before the Festival gates open to the general public, we offer a sneak peek for youth and young adults! This preview to GET OFF THE GRID FEST features workshops and behind-the-scenes access to inspire individual and collective action. All participating students receive a 3-day festival pass for themselves and one adult.
If your high school, homeschool group or college is interested in participating, email firstname.lastname@example.org.