the big green
Days Until The Big Green
Until The Big Green

green efforts

In our efforts to make The Big Green a near-zero waste festival, we will be using the following sustainable practices:

  • Flyers and posters printed using 100% post-consumer recycled paper, manufactured locally, recycling or reuse encouraged
  • Electronic tickets
  • Local entertainment
  • Eco friendly, local merchandise vendors
  • Local food vendors 
  • Food vendors highly encouraged to donate leftover food to Salvation Army
  • Composting food waste, dinnerware and cups
  • Single-stream recycling
  • No single-use water bottles
    • offering re-usable bottles
    • providing a free water filling station
  • Bio-diesel used as a power source
  • Biking, walking and public transit highly encouraged
  • Bicycle Racks 
  • Affordable ticket prices
  • Valley Transit Sign will be up cycled into wine, wallet, and pencil bags following the event 
  • Children's “green” activities 
    • Make “plastic bag” jump ropes
    • Make “toilet paper roll”  bird feeders
  • All waste streams will be measured and reported on the Big Green website