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Live & Local Earth Day 2016

 

 

Live & Local: Earth Day 2016 is a FREE event on Saturday, April 9, 2016 in Compiegne Park, located just off the 2300 block of Hillsborough Street. The event will feature three stages, multiple bands, kids zone, bouncy houses, food trucks and environmental workshops. Hillsborough Street will not be closed for the event. Live & Local: Earth Day 2016 starts at 2:00 p.m. and ends at 10:00 p.m. The final band of the night, Love Language, starts at 8:00 p.m.

CLICK HERE to download a PDF of the full schedule and site map.

Live & Local: Earth Day 2016 is presented by Live It Up! Hillsborough Street, in partnership with New Belgium Brewery and Raleigh Brewing Company.

 

BAND SCHEDULE | SUSTAINABILITY | VENDORS | VOLUNTEERS

SPREAD THE WORD | SPONSORS | CONTACT

 

BAND SCHEDULE

CLICK HERE to download a PDF of the full schedule and site map.

LOGAN COURT STAGE

Presented by Yelp of the Triangle

2:00 p.m. Cory Branan
3:30 p.m. Dirk Quinn Band
5:00 p.m. Jack the Radio
6:30 p.m. King Ayloola & Pure Fiyah Reggae Band
8:00 p.m. The Love Language

 

CHAMBERLAIN STREET STAGE

Presented by NEAR NC State

2:00 p.m. Nixon, Blevins & Gage
3:30 p.m. LowderStill
5:00 p.m. Katelyn Read
6:30 p.m. John Dee Holeman

 

COMPIEGNE PARK STAGE

2:00 p.m. Children's Stories
2:30 p.m. Exotic Animal Workshop
3:00 p.m. One Tribe Drum Circle
4:00 p.m. Rain Barrel Workshop
5:00 p.m. Chaquis Maliq
6:00 p.m. Triangle Taiko (Bonus Performance)

 

VARIETY STAGE

4:00 p.m. Triangle Taiko
5:00 p.m. Cirque de Vol Aerialists
6:00 p.m. Cirque de Vol Aerialists
6:30 p.m. Wolf de Nakhre

 

SUSTAINABILITY

The Live & Local: Earth Day 2016 Sustainability mission is:

To provide Live & Local: Earth Day attendees with a fun and educational experience about environmental sustainability through local outreach, hands-on demonstrations, alternative transportation options, and waste reduction efforts.

We are using the Wolfpack Certified Sustainable event criteria, developed by the University Sustainability Office at NC State, in planning Live & Local: Earth Day 2016. Our goal is to achieve a level of "Champion."

Learn more about the criteria and certification levels by visiting sustainability.ncsu.edu

VENDORS

Over 50 vendors will take part in Live & Local: Earth Day 2016. Our vendors have been carefully selected to offer our community the best in local arts, crafts and non-profit work. CLICK HERE for the full list of confirmed vendors.

2016 Earth Day vendors include:

VOLUNTEERS

Thank you to everyone who has registered to volunteer! We have had an overwhelming response and look forward to seeing you all on Saturday, April 9. The full volunteer schedule will be released on Friday, March 18. In the meantime, please hold the event date on your calendar.

Please email Victoria if you have questions about volunteering at Live & Local Earth Day 2016: volunteer@hillsboroughstreet.org.

SPREAD THE WORD

Help us promote the event by inviting your friends to the Facebook event and following Live & Local on Twitter @LiveLocalRal.

#LiveLocalEarthDay

SPONSORS

PRESENTING PARTNERS
 
STAGE SPONSORS
 
CONTRIBUTORS
NC State Real Estate Office

 

EVENT STAFF
Event Director David Dean
Sustainability Coordinator Ashley Rhinehardt
Vendor Coordinator Michael Hinton
Volunteer Coordinator Victoria Nguyen
Administrator Stefani Castro
General Inquiries liveitup@hillsboroughstreet.org