The popular Boonsboro Green Fest embarks on its second decade on Saturday, May 18, as the town’s Shafer Park plays host to the 11th annual earth-friendly event which offers area residents many ways to “tread lightly on this earth.” The festival, the largest of its kind in the region, will run from 10 a.m. to
Wildlife, landscapes, historic sites The annual photo contest sponsored by the Boonsboro Green Fest has expanded into three categories, giving amateur photographers more opportunities to enter their best works. The contest is seeking photographs in three categories that highlight the beauty of Washington County: wildlife (animal and plant life), landscapes (scenic) and historic sites (including
2019 Vendors & Exhibitors Conservation & Recycling ACWA (Antietam Conocogheague Watershed Association) www.acwamaryland.org – Information about local organization working to restore and protect creeks through activities such as tree plantings, trash removal and erosion control methods. Battle of Falling Waters 1863 Foundation www.battleoffallingwaters1863.org – Displaying maps and a model of a pontoon bridge as was
Three Silent Auctions 11:30 a.m., 1 p.m. & 2:30 p.m. (Tent located next to Wine & Beer Garden tent) Dozens of items (see list below) will be up for bid during three Silent Auctions held throughout the day on Saturday, May 18, 2019, during the Green Fest. Browse through the donated items — many of
Sponsoring Partners help sustain the Green Fest movement each year Our generous Sponsoring Partners and energetic volunteers are the backbone of the annual Green Fest. Without their continued support, this free festival would be impossible to produce each year. Sponsors are listed on this web page and in the printed program brochure which will be available
11th Annual Gently-Used Clothing & Sports Equipment Swap & Sale Click here for a flyer, suitable for posting. Do you have lots of clothes in those closets and drawers just taking up space? Kids outgrown their clothes again? How about soccer cleats? The Gently-Used Clothing & Sports Equipment Swap & Sale might just be the ticket.
Opening Ceremony Lou Scally on the job at WJEJ-AM radio Popular broadcaster to emcee Opening Ceremony at Green Fest We are pleased to have Lou Scally, popular local radio broadcaster and local television weather prognosticator, as our Honorary Guest Master of Ceremony for our Opening Ceremony again this year. The ceremony will feature the introduction of special
Saturday, May 18, 2019 Open 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. More than two dozen collection stations will be set up in the Community Center parking lot. Save up recyclable items listed below and drop them off when you arrive at Shafer Park for the 11th annual Green Fest on Saturday, May 18, 2019. Recyclables |