Saturday, September 27, 2014
11 am – 4 pm
Hartwood Acres Park
The Allegheny Green + Innovation Festival is a sustainable living festival held in late September. In 2013, the festival featured over 80 exhibitors from local nonprofits and green businesses, as well as events including an African drumming circle and a recycled costume parade!
Come to Hartwood Acres Park for the 5th annual Allegheny Green + Innovation Festival in 2014. Learn how to reduce your carbon footprint and green your community. Enjoy delicious local food, interactive demonstrations, and activities. Plus, the festival is held jointly with Hay Days, a fun family event with a petting zoo, tractor rides, and other activities for kids!
Local green organizations offer educational and interactive exhibits throughout the park. Visitors can enjoy everything from bike-powered squirt guns to environmental trivia, herb tastings, and how to raise chickens in your backyard! Register now by filling out the form below!
2014 Registration Form
Our registered vendors for 2014 so far include:
The Allegheny Green + Innovation Festival features lots of great content and activities for kids.
|Carnegie Science Center
||Biodegradable Sculpture Building
||A hands-on, open-ended, creative activity for kids and adults, using reclaimed materials
|Parade of All Beings Event
||Parade through Hartwood wearing hand-made, recycled materials creature costumes
Famil History Hikes-Meet at L.L. Bean booth
Kids and adults can volunteer at the festival, helping set up tables, direct parking, providing information to festival-goers, and keeping the park clean.
Download more information.
I Made It! Market
Artists from I Made It! Market have a tent at the festival, where they sell handmade crafts.
Local Food Vendors
Allegheny Green + Innovation Festival features sustainable food from your favorite local restaurants and food trucks! This year's food vendors include Rondta's Food Truck, The Pop Stop, BRGR, Franktuary, Healcrest Urban Farm, Colteryahn Dairy, and more!
The 4th annual Allegheny Green + Innovation Festival was made possible through the generous support of the following event sponsors:
Michael's Arts & Crafts
Pittsburgh City Paper
Pittsburgh Post Gazette
Allegheny Regional Asset District