The MI Earth Day Fest
offers great opportunities to learn from some of the area's leading green & wellness experts, as well as to get connected with leading local non-profit organizations and government program providers.
Network & Build Community
The focus of festival networking and community building will be the Connect Cafe. Non-commercial displays of a wide variety of organizations will be located there, and visitors can learn about sustainability and wellness programs in a casual and interactive round-table setting. The open format offers space for greater participation and encourages visitors to make "sustainable" connections with experts, organizations and each other.
The festival will offer free green & wellness presentations throughout the weekend at the Green Stage in the Connect Cafe. Check out the 2015 presentations
list (2016 available by 3/1/16).
Education Offered at Many Venues
The Connect Cafe
place to connect with leading green & wellness non-profit organizations, providing information about their programs, along with education and advocacy. Round tables will provide non-commercial displays, discussions and networking.The Green Stage
offers a full line-up of presentations of leading green and healthy living experts.
includes food-related advocacy groups.
includes free exhibits, pet encounter, climb tower, and many activities. Many free and fun presentations and activities will be offered in the Activities Tent
throughout the day.
The Media Cente
r houses the exhibits of some of the festival's major media partners. These media outlets reach a combined total of millions of households in SE Michigan and beyond, with an impressive array of green & wellness information and initiatives.
The Trail Head
area is located next to the Main Stage. This will be the gathering point for nature walks on the Paint Creek Trails, within short walking distance of the festival.
The Wellness Way
area includes may informative exhibits as well as health and wellness screenings.