11/14-16 San Francisco Hosts 7th Annual Green Festival


The San Francisco Green Festival will celebrate its 7th year November 14-16 by expanding its efforts to strengthen the local green economy. We are launching a new program, Green Week (Nov. 10-13), featuring local sustainability heroes hosting a variety of events throughout the city, including Solutions Salon, Yoga Festival, Film Festival and Solutions Tours. Attend any Green Week event and receive a voucher redeemable for a FREE one-day admission to Green Festival!

Green Festival, the nation’s largest green consumer living event will
make its seventh trip to San Francisco this year on November 14, 15,
& 16, 2008 at the San Francisco Concourse Exhibition Center and the
Giftcenter Pavilion Theater. The festival will highlight economic and
environmental sustainability issues that have been so relevant in
headlines and town halls across the nation. While the country finds
itself at a pivotal point in terms of solving significant environmental
concerns, the Green Festival program will help navigate this unusually
uncertain time by offering ideas for attainable change.

Start this holiday season right in our green marketplace with thousands of eco-friendly products and services screened for their commitment to people and the planet—everything from natural children’s toys and organic cotton clothing to Fair Trade gifts and sustainable home remodeling materials.
And don't forget to check out the Organic Valley Kids' Zone – Community Action –Organic Foods Dining – Organic Beer & Wine Garden – Green Festival Bookstore hosted by BetterWorld Books – Live Music Stage – Fair Trade Café – ASL Interpretation – Food Drive – Electronics Recycling – Special Green Week Pre-Festival Events (click HERE for more details). All at a nearly zero-waste event!

November 14-16, 2008
Friday – 12pm – 7pm
Saturday – 10am – 7pm
Sunday – 11am – 6pm

$25 per person – all-access for all three days.
$15 per person – all access for one day

Discounted Admissions for: students with ID, seniors over 62, bike
riders with a ticket from the Green Festival Bike Valet, bus riders
with transfer ticket/bus pass, union members
$15 per person – all access for three days
$10 per person – all access for one day

FREE: Children 18 and under, Co-op America or Global Exchange members

San Francisco Food Bank is taking donations of unopened canned or dry foods at Green Festival registration. Bring 3 items and get in FREE!

Become a Green Festival Volunteer and get in FREE!
We’re looking for dedicated, fun-loving volunteers to help us put on an amazing three-day event that will educate and inspire people to make choices for a just and sustainable world! Volunteer today!

San Francisco Concourse Exhibition Center, 635 8th Street (at Brannan
St.) and the Giftcenter Pavilion Theater, 888 Brannan Street.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s