Planet Earth Celebration
Learn about living sustainably, view exciting models for sustainable buildings and meet some cool green vendors.
Event Schedule & Map (PDF)
- Locally grown foods from Triangle restaurants
- 1970s Flashback Groovy Getups Contest with prizes!
- The Annual Trash March - a rollickin' display of eco-fun!
- Live music by The Wusses, Big Fat Gap Band, Countdown Quartet, and Natural Science.
- Local businesses & non profits whose good works support sustainable living
- Eco-smart shopping in the Green Bazaar
- How to Have a Green Home - Ask the Experts - Ask the Experts details (PDF)
- Upcycled Chic Boutique
- Earth-friendly fun for kids from The Scrap Exchange and Marbles Kids Museum
- Rockin' Recycled Percussion Tent and Jams from Music Explorium
- The 10th Annual Sustainable Design Competition
- Redress Raleigh - Sneak Peek of Local Fashion Show
- Innovative Sustainability Projects from the Triangle's Universities
- From Pulp to Paper: A Paper-making Demo
- The Traveling Teachers Show, www.thetravelingteachershow.com, an interactive green show providing eco-tainment and eco-cation
- The strolling magic of Josh the Magician
- "Twister" Yoga
- Urban Tumbleweed Behemoth Bowling
- Energy-efficient, Self-balancing Segway Demonstrations from Triangle Segway
- Tree Seedling Giveaway
- Free CAT bus rides all day
- Bicycle Blenders
- Local and Sustainable Food from Green Planet Catering, Triangle Catering, Whole Foods and more!
- Clean Cities, clean Cars Exhibit
- Worm Composting Exhibit
- Geodome - Interactive Presentations about Our Planet
- ModPod - enjoy videos from the very first Earth Day
- Green-aware exhibitors & vendors
- Division of Soil and Water Conservation
- Division of Water Quality
- N.C. Division of Forest Resources
- Division of Marine Fisheries
- Division of Pollution Prevention and Environmental Assistance
- Division of Water Resources
Fare-Free Bus Rides Provided by CAT All Day Long!
For more information go to planetearthcelebration.com.
Planet Earth Celebration is presented in partnership with Burt's Bees.