Green Festival San Francisco 2011

Nov 12-13, 2011 in San Francisco, CA (United States)

A Project of Green America & Global Exchange
Photo: Green Festival San Francisco 2011

This year’s San Francisco 2011 fall event represents the actual 10th Anniversary of the Green Festival. Special celebrations, tributes and programs are planned in this first host city of the original ‘Party with a Purpose’. San Francisco Fall Green Festival will be the most exciting with commemorative guest panels, celebrity emcees, and festivities that have made Green Festival the premier sustainability event in the U.S. Live music, debut films, interactive dance, poetry slams, new green business contest, interactive kids’ playhouse, green gorillas and the best vegan and vegetarian contest make for weekend you don’t want to miss. On display a tribute to leaders, volunteers, exhibitors, speakers and partners whose stories and contributions are exemplary will leave you inspired ‘to be the change in the world you want’. This is the first and original ‘Party with a Purpose’; don’t miss the celebration, education and rejuvenation, all yours for the taking at Green Festival 2011.

Green Festival San Francisco 2011 will be held at the San Francisco Concourse Exhibition Center on November 12 & 13, 2011.

Event Location

Concourse Exhibition Center

838 8th- Brannan St.

San Francisco, CA 94103

United States

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Additional Info

Exhibitors are companies that have have passed the Green America screening process for leadership in social and environmental responsibility and have earned the Green America Seal of Approval for their commitment. Focused on business as a tool for positive change, these values-driven, green business leaders are committed to sustainable practices.

The 2011 exhibitor list can be viewed at http://www.greenfestivals.org/exhibitors/browse-by-city/san-francisco-fall-2011

About Green Festival

At Green Festival®, a project of Green America and Global Exchange, we’re celebrating what’s working in our communities and around the world - for people, business and the environment.

Think of Green Festival® as a walk through a sustainable community. It begins with finding solutions to help make our lives healthier-socially, economically and environmentally. Individuals, business and community leaders come together to discuss critical issues that impact us at home and abroad. Organizations and businesses showcase programs and products that restore the planet and all that inhabit it. Neighbor-to-neighbor connections are formed and skills are shared to empower people to create positive change in the world.

Join us at the nation’s premier sustainability event, where you will see the best in green. Enjoy more than 125 renowned authors, leaders and educators; great how-to workshops; cutting-edge films; fun activities for kids; organic beer and wine; delicious vegetarian cuisine and diverse live music. Shop in our unique marketplace of more than 300 eco-friendly businesses-everything from all-natural body care products and organic cotton clothing to Fair Trade gifts and beautiful kitchen tiles made from renewable resources.

See the most recent developments in renewable energy and green technology; sample Fair Trade chocolate, tea, coffee and oils (yes, they really do taste better); and learn how to invest in your community, green your home and avoid products made without consideration of the earth or its people.

Recharge your batteries with all the hope, inspiration and practical ideas you’ll find at the one and only Green Festival.

Green Festival® Facts:

• Green Festival® is the largest sustainability event in the world and continues to grow year after year.

• Green Festival® is the only green event that screens exhibitors for their commitment to sustainability, ecological balance and social justice using Green America’s green business standards.

• Green Festival® walks its talk: each year it gets closer to being a zero-waste event.

For more information about the two nonprofit organizations producing Green Festival™, visit http://www.globalexchange.org and http://www.greenamerica.org.

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