Tollwood Festival

Since its very first festival in 1988, Tollwood Festival has embraced concern for environmental impacts into the event’s production. What began with the demonstration of a small solar cell has grown over the years into an essential and extremely effective part of the...

Green Footsteps Roskilde

Green Footsteps is Roskilde Festival’s environmental campaign that gives festival-goers the opportunity to choose a more eco-friendly life and festival style. The campaign encourages festival guests to act with consideration for the environment by taking Green...

Join the Love Your Tent campaign

Love Your Tent is a campaign in response to the vast amount of tents and rubbish left behind by people after attending events, and it was inspired by Eco Action Partnership’s work as Sustainability Consultants to the Isle of Wight Music Festival. The aim: Is to...

Run a Green Trader Award

Encourage food stalls, merchandise stalls, exhibitors and other vendors to be as sustainable as possible. This can be the products they are selling, the physical set up of their exhibit/stall, or the way they are operating. Put signage out to recognise the winners and...

Run a Resource Reclamation Station

Make a bit of a fuss over your waste stations. Rather than have just a boring set of bins, think about creative ways to present your waste. This can include staffed booths, offering incentives to return waste, or making the bins art themselves. Global Inheritance has...

Green Energy Sign Up

Partner with a renewable energy provider. Get them to host a stall and challenge your attendees to sign their offices and homes up to a  green energy. The Bellingen Energy Festival is an event actually committed entirely to this concept! energyfestival.org...

Do Waste As Art

Collect recyclables and make art grow during your event. Use chicken wire and metal to create a frame and then fill it with cans. The photo on the right is at Sountbound Festival in Western Australia. You can also flatten the cans and stick them on the outside of the...