Cherry Street PierPhiladelphia, PA, United States

Green Philly EcoFair

By Green Philly (other events)

Saturday, April 27 2024 12:00 PM 6:00 PM EDT

Embark on an immersive journey into sustainability at EcoFair, Green Philly's inaugural family-friendly event showcasing the region's eco-resources and initiatives driving positive change. Enjoy a day packed with eye-opening insights and actionable ideas with:

  • Inspiring and educational programming featuring panels, storytelling and speakers
  • Art activations by Walls for Justice
  • Sustainable Marketplace: Shop eco-alternatives for your home and life from local makers and businesses. Also, discover how to take action and get involved with local nonprofits.
  • Meet and network with other sustainably-minded friends.

Programming & Workshop Schedule:

  • 12:15-12:55 PM: Safe & Healthy Neighborhoods: A Collaborative Design with Roxborough and Thomas Jefferson University
  • 1:15-1:55 PM: The Truth Behind Recycling in Philadelphia: What you can & can't recycle in 2024
  • 2:15-2:55 PM: Warming Currents: The Impact of Climate Change on the Delaware River
  • 3:15-3:55: Sustainable Steps: Transforming Your Philadelphia Lifestyle
  • 5:15-5:55: Empowering Neighborhoods: How businesses and nonprofits collaborate to beautifying and uplift our communities
  • Flash talks:
    • 1:05 PM: Flash talk by Adam Oritz, Mid-Atlantic Regional Administrator of EPA
    • 2:05 PM Deep Connections: Why the Deep Sea Matters - by Sarah McAnulty
    • 3:05 PM: Flash talk by Christa Barfield
    • 4:05 PM: Money for good: How to match your investments with your values with Green Century
    • 4:15 PM: Business for good: how companies are innovating with sustainability by Mark Sunderland, Hemp Black

Whether you're passionate about making a positive impact on the planet or simply looking for a fun and educational experience, EcoFair has something for everyone. Secure your spot now and be part of the movement towards a greener future!

Attendees who RSVP for EcoFair will be entered into a raffle featuring a local prize pack!

Sustainable Marketplace will feature:

  • Thomas Jefferson University
  • Solar States
  • Thrive Flower
  • Citizens Climate Lobby
  • New Habit Store
  • Plant & People
  • Glitter
  • Green Investment Strategies
  • Mom's Clean Air Force Pennsylvania
  • The Energy Co-Op
  • Climate Action PA
  • Chakati
  • PECO Energy Assesments
  • Poison Ivy Horticulturist
  • Robin's Nest Eco Dyes
  • Da Vinci Art Alliance
  • Farmer Jawn Philly
  • City Totes
  • ... more to be announced soon! 

** Want to showcase your organization or business at EcoFair? Email us for more details and sponsorship packages: [email protected]

Mailing Address

915 Spring Garden Street Suite 216 Philadelphia, PA 19123