GREENFEST PHILLY RETURNS FOR 10TH YEAR WITH Edible Bugs, Live Music, Eco Beer Garden, Family Fun
Headhouse Square and Along South Street
2nd Street to Pine Street, Front to 3rd Street
Philadelphia, PA 19146
Air Council’s 10th Annual GreenFest Philly returns to Headhouse Square
on Sunday, September 13, 2015 from 10:00am – 4:00pm. Festivities will
include live music from popular local bands, MOM’s Organic Market kid’s
eco-friendly crafts and music, organic food and drinks, a
sustainably brewed beer garden, handmade goods, innovative green
businesses and products, ways to take action for clean air, and much
more. Alongside that fun, 150+ sponsors, local businesses, supporters
and vendors will help transform Headhouse Square and South Street into a
festive, fun and educational outdoor marketplace. Fest-goers can buy
local and organic from the first big farmers’ market of the fall under
surprise as they sample edible bugs including crickets on crackers and
chocolate brownies made with flour made from ground bugs.
Live music from Philly’s best homegrown bands: The Lawsuits, TJ Kong
and the Atomic Bomb, Levee Drivers, Nathan Earl and Rachel Joy
Garden: BRU Craft & Wurst and U-Bahn will be providing the beer for
the Greenfest Philly Sustainably Brewed Beer Garden with selections
from Philadelphia Brewing Company
* Rock Climbing Wall with view of
South Street: Kids and adults can catch climbing fever and try their
hand at scaling a 25 foot rock wall.
* Kinetic Sculpture – The CUSP
at The Franklin Institute fabricated this unique performance art-piece
using an old surrey-style bicycle. Four pilots provide the power to the
undulating umbrella choreography. Eighteen royal blue umbrellas open and
close in concert.
* Delaware Valley BMW Centers will offer test drives of the all-electric BMW i3.
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