|Boston GreenFest is organized by the Foundation for a Green Future, Inc. As the region's largest multicultural environmental festival, Boston GreenFest celebrates the many ways we can create a better world by greening our lives and our communities. Turn your world around and have fun at the same time!
The Mayor endorses Boston GreenFest. more
Bring your own reuseable water bottle to Boston GreenFest. To help raise awareness about the wastefulness of plastic water bottles, Boston GreenFest will provide free drinking water to everyone. MWRA will help us provide fresh cold water for all festival goers using a special portable water fountain.
MWRA Sponsors the Portable Drinking Fountain at Boston GreenFest
Photo by Lazarusworks Photography
Native American Drum & Dance Ceremony will launch Boston GreenFest 2013 on the Main Stage, Thursday, August 15th at 5 pm. Annawon Weeden will lead the ceremony with friends and family of Wampanoag and Narragansett heritage.
The One Gallon ChallengeTM is a "race" to Boston GreenFest to see how long one gallon of gas will last. On display at City Hall Plaza will be a group of cars you've never seen before. Pictured above is a solar and pedal powered vehicle named "Sunbeam" and comes to us from Vermont. more info
EcoThemes for 2013:
Isaac's Moving Company will be at Boston GreenFest 2013 to help the exhibitors move into place.
As green as our lawns seem, they are far from "green". They account for significant amounts of water, energy and chemicals that add toxins to our watershed. Pearl's Premium reduces this considerably. Enjoy a 10% discount when you buy these seeds at the festival.
Mass Energy will match the electricity used to run our Famliy Stage with clean, local wind power. Mass Energy is a non-profit organization that works to make energy more affordable and sustainable. To green your own electricity use, visit www.massenergy.org.
JOIN US AT BOSTON CITY HALL PLAZA:
Thursday-Saturday, August 15-17, 2013
BRING YOUR FRIENDS & FAMILY!
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On our Stage!
Photo of Lazarusworks Photography
Boston Public Schools
This contest requires Boston Public Schools to submit up to 5 digital photos that reflect an eco-friendly activity that a class, or the school engaged in. Entrants are judged on the criteria of the environmental aspect covered, the scope of participation (the class, school, families, the community) and the quality of the photos. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
We are honored to announce the 2012 Winners of the 4th Annual EcoPhoto Contest in our Boston Public Schools.
Nathan Hale Elementary School
Two prizes for $300 certificates for environmental books for the school library from the Foundation for a Green Future, Inc. and More Than Words:
Boston Green Academy
Originally designed by Autumn Gedutis & Sarah Prouty.
Please note that there is no commercial audio or video recording allowed during Boston GreenFest 2012 without prior written authorization.