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!

Gnome zone

Sustainability starts with sparking wonder and stewardship in the hearts of the smallest members of our community. All sizes are welcome to join Ms. Ladybug, Giant Jelly and whimsical friends for entertaining and eco-conscious programming in our family fun hub, the Gnome Zone. Experience puppet shows, interactive storytelling and activities celebrating our connection to nature. Gnomes of all ages will enjoy roaming performers, solar-powered toys, hands-on learning, stellar performances, curated play areas, and joyful learning adventures shared in a mindful and safe space. 

Ages 15 and under attend GOTGF for FREE when accompanied by an adult ticket holder.


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!



On the morning of Friday, August 18, qualified students 15 years old and up will get an exclusive VIP backstage tour of GET OFF THE GRID FEST before the gates open! Meet our team, attend workshops, and discover the power of the sun like never before! All participating students receive a 3-day Festival pass (must be accompanied by a paid adult). 

If your high school, homeschool group or college is interested in participating in EDUfest, email hello@getoffthegridfest.com.

Enjoy 3 Days of Music, Learning & Fun Powered by the Sun!