New York City Green Festival 2013 - Javits Center
Price: $15-25; free for kids younger than 18 and bike riders who use bike valet
655 W. 34th St. - 212-253-0474
Midtown West, NY 10001
Description: It's time once again to celebrate sustainability in the Big Green Apple. The nation's largest and most trusted green living event will kick off its 12th year by bringing the New York City green community together at the Green Festival for the second time. Featured at the weekend-long show will be leaders in the environmental community, an organic beer and wine pavilion, a dedicated Green Kids' Zone, and a unique marketplace of more than 300 eco-friendly businesses, featuring the latest and greatest in sustainable products and services. Held in the LEED-certified North Pavilion of the Jacob Javits Center, Green Festival is the only green event that screens exhibitors for their commitment to sustainability, ecological balance and social justice using co-producer, Green America?s green business standards. Green Festival will launch its first New York City business-to-business (B2B) Green Trade Day on Friday, April 19, 2013 from 3-7 P.M. at Javits Center North. The afternoon will allow retail and wholesale buyers to conduct business with Green Festival exhibitors before they open its doors to consumers. Free admission for anyone who rides his or her bike and parks with the bike valet. $15- 25 for a full weekend pass. Tickets can be purchased online at greenfestivals.org.