2014 annual Live Green SLC! Festival ::  Event Schedule!

We want everyone to have a blast!  We happily bring forth lots of seriously cool, screened companies (no green washing allowed!) and features such as a solar powered food / beer garden, children’s activities, a farmers’ market, eco carnival games, live music and much more to delight kids of all ages.  More to come soon, as we book more features!  Click here to sign up to receive email updates, as well as enter Super Green Online Contest!  If you’d like to follow along otherwise, find us on Twitter or Facebook!

On Saturday, May 03, 2014 : Downtown SLC’s a happening place to be!!

This year is being planned, though feel free to remind yourself: last year’s 2013 Festival INCLUDED THESE GREAT OFFERINGS!!

11:00 AM – Noon: First 1,000 attendees receive green gift!

  • 10th Annual Live Green SLC! Festival officially opens!
    1. First 1,000* festival attendees receive a free green gift at entrances  (*-limited to stock on hand)
    2. Super Green Online Contest winners’ names revealed (contest entry)
  • Live Local Music Performance with Cambria Heaton & Friends - Tear-A-Part Stage
  • Live Local Music Performance with Clarksdale Ghosts – Plaza Amphitheater
  • Live Local Music Performance with Zero Summers – Main Stage
  • Solar Powered Beer Garden Opens – presented by Uinta Brewing! Delicious beer from local crafters Uinta Brewing, served cold from a chiller operated by a solar powered generator truck !  Uinta Beers also begin their journey to your enjoyment with solar energy – Uinta’s Brewery is 100% powered by renewable energy!
  • Workshop OpportunityWriting for Change with SLCC Community Writing Center:Does change in democracy require civic dialogue? If so, where is it and who gets to talk? OR write? Come to this workshop and let the CWC help you write your public official about changes you’d like to see! 2-hours; free with required registration.
  • Kids’ (ALL AGES!) Activities:
    • Free Face Painting by Clocreations with more kids’ activites throughout event!
    • Hula Hooping! in Hula Hoopology’s playground area!
    • Climb High! Rock Climbing Wall Time!
    • Drum Bus! – Learn to drum with Rhythm’s groovy Drum Bus!

High Noon! – 1:00 PM

  • First People’s Green Auction, presented by eBay GreenMain Stage -Come for the live auction – with a professional auctioneer and a fun atmosphere! ReDirect Guide and the eBay Green Team, and other show sponsors and exhibitors have generously donated some amazing and super cool green goods to be auctioned off in a fun and lively auction! Proceeds from the auction go to support this 10th Annual Live Green SLC! Festival so we can keep this event free for all! Among many other items, we’ll have gift certificates available to local restaurants and businesses! And yes – this is an auction where you can actually enjoy bidding – many items will have starting bids of $5.00 – $20.00! Come snap up some sweet deals and support the show at this fun, live auction!
  • Live Local Music Performance with Von Andeck – Plaza Amphitheater
  • Live Local Music Performance  – T.B.A. – Tear-A-Part Stage
  • Kids’ (ALL AGES!) Activities:
    • Free Face Painting by Clocreations with more kids’ activites throughout event!
    • Hula Hooping! in Hula Hoopology’s playground area!
    • Climb High! Rock Climbing Wall Time!
    • Drum Bus! – Learn to drum with Rhythm’s groovy Drum Bus!

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

  • 1:00 PM – 1:30 PM:  Eco-Chic Fashion Show - presented by Whole FoodsMain Stage We have been busy assembling this year’s latest  Eco-chic designs!  Look fabulous, feel great in these items, knowing they’re constructed from comfortable, natural, safe fabrics using fair trade labor practices!  Expect fashions to be made from silks, organic cottons, upcycled materials, bamboo threads, then worn by local models!
  • 1:30 PM – Afternoon People’s Green Auction, presented by eBay - MAIN STAGETwice is gonna be  nice! Once again, a professional auctioneer will have tons of great items that have been donated by ReDirect Guide and eBay’s Local Green Team, as well as other show sponsors and exhibitors! Proceeds from the auction go to support Live Green SLC! Festival, so we can keep this event healthy and free for all!  We’ll have plenty more gift certificates available to local restaurants and businesses!  Come snap up some more sweet deals – even if you’d scored in this event’s morning auction – to support the show at this fun, live auction!
  • Live Local Music Performance with The Wild Onions – Tear-A-Part Stage
  • Live Local Music Performance with Isaac Farr Trio – Plaza Amphitheater
  • Kids’ (ALL AGES!) Activities:
    • Free Face Painting by Clocreations with more kids’ activites throughout event!
    • Hula Hooping! in Hula Hoopology’s playground area!
    • Climb High! Rock Climbing Wall Time!
    • Drum Bus! – Learn to drum with Rhythm’s groovy Drum Bus!

2:00 PM – 3:00 PM

  • 2:30 PM -  Live Local Music Performance with Hectic Hobo - Main Stage
  • Live Local Music Performance with Steve Bassett Band – Acoustic Amphitheater
  • Live Local Music Performance  – T.B.A. – Tear-A-Part Stage
  • Kids’ (ALL AGES!) Activities:
    • Free Face Painting by Clocreations with more kids’ activites throughout event!
    • Hula Hooping! in Hula Hoopology’s playground area!
    • Climb High! Rock Climbing Wall Time!
    • Drum Bus! – Learn to drum with Rhythm’s groovy Drum Bus!

3:00 PM – 4:00 PM

  • 3:00 – 3:30 Live Local Music Performance with Hectic Hobo - Main Stage
  • Live Local Music Performance with The 321S – Acoustic Amphitheater
  • Live Local Music Performance  – T.B.A. – Tear-A-Part Stage
  • Kids’ (ALL AGES!) Activities
    • Free Face Painting by Clocreations with more kids’ activites throughout event!
    • Hula Hooping! in Hula Hoopology’s playground area!
    • Climb High! Rock Climbing Wall Time!
    • Drum Bus! – Learn to drum with Rhythm’s groovy Drum Bus!

4:00 PM – 5:00 PM

  • Live performance by Salt Lake City’s Own Daniel Day Trio , presented byLive Local Music Live
  • Live Local Music Performance  – T.B.A. – Tear-A-Part Stage
  • Live Local Music Performance – T.B.A. – Acoustic Amphitheater
  • Kids’ (ALL AGES!) Activities:
    • Free Face Painting by Clocreations with more kids’ activites throughout event!
    • Hula Hooping! in Hula Hoopology’s playground area!
    • Climb High! Rock Climbing Wall Time!
    • Drum Bus! – Learn to drum with Rhythm’s groovy Drum Bus!

4:30 PM

  • Uinta Brewing – Solar Powered Beer Garden Closes at 4:30

5:00 PM it’s a Wrap!

  • Event Close- Thank You!!!

Other 05/04 Highly Recommended Events Downtown

2013SLAM_Logo_V2Plan B Theater, SLAM‘s 10th Anniversary – 8:00 PM, Jeanne Wagner Theatre, Rose Wagner, 138 W 300 S, SLC – Five short plays by five Utah playwrights are slammed out in 23 hours.  You spend the 24th hour with us to see the results!

Mummies of the World The Exhibition – 10:00 AM – 10:00 PM, The Leonardo also at Library Plaza – the largest exhibition of mummies and related artifacts ever assembled!

Salt Lake City Open Streets – 10am to 2:30pm, 300 South between the Intermodal Hub at 600 West and 200 East, at 10th Annual Live Green SLC! Festival  Enjoy 1.5 miles of downtown streets opened exclusively to walking, biking, jogging, and other fun family-friendly activities.

BID n’ WIN! with eBay at the Live Green Auctions

CHOW! local and organic foods

IMBIBE! at Uinta Brewing’s solar powered Beer Garden

WATCH! Sundance hit movie showing

SHOP! green products & services

DANCE! X96 presents live music w/ Daniel Day Trio

GROOVE! spins with DJ RocketBoy & the Solar Sauce

ENERGIZE! renewable power and energy efficiency options

GROW! local plant sale

PLAY! activities & fun for kids of all ages!

LEARN! tips for healthy, sustainable living

EXPLORE! ways to save money and live green!