A greener festival conference

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Who are a Greener Festival?

Who are we? A Greener Festival is a not-for-profit company, committed to helping events, festivals and venues around the world to become more sustainable and to reduce environmental impacts.

What is the Greater&Greener Conference?

The Greater & Greener biennial conference explores how urban parks can be designed, developed, programmed, funded, and sustained to meet the challenges facing 21st-century cities.

What are the benefits of Greater&Greener?

Sign up for conference news and be the first to take advantage of these benefits and more. Greater & Greener connects your staff to subject matter experts and provides peer-networking opportunities to inspire cutting-edge thinking and expand their knowledge for enhanced job skills. Take advantage of group & member rates.

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What is a greener festival?

A Greener Festival is a not-for-profit company, committed to helping events, festivals and venues around the world to become more sustainable and to reduce environmental impacts.


How can we make festivals more environmentally friendly?

Recycle everyday items such as newspapers, recycled paper for gifts and d├ęcor….Move to herbal gulaal instead of using chemical colors. … You can even use household items to create your own colors, such as turmeric, sandalwood, henna, or even certain flowers.Opt for a dry Holi every year to conserve water.More items…


How do you make a green festival?

So try to make sure the festival you head to is as green as it can be….Go to a green festivalIs powered by green energy.Provides clearly labelled recycling bins.Offers shuttle transport.Has a sustainability or environmental policy.


How do we celebrate Green festival?

Use paper flowers or natural flowers for decoration. Decorate the festival venue with reusable items or biodegradable materials like cloth, paper, decorative plants and leaves, bamboo, etc. Use natural colours such as turmeric, henna, rice powder and gulaal for making rangoli.


What Is It?

Since 2007, the AGF Award Scheme has assessed and certified hundreds festivals, events and venues worldwide; providing independent audit and verification, and helping to improving resource efficiency, environmental impact and to ultimately become more sustainable.


What Are We Looking For?

Depending upon the type of event or venue, we assess events and venue in the following categories:


What Does It Cost?

Due to the variety of event types, scales and locations that we assess it is necessary to get in touch for a precise quote to match your circumstances.


What is Greater and Greener?

The Greater & Greener biennial conference explores how urban parks can be designed, developed, programmed, funded, and sustained to meet the challenges facing 21st-century cities. The COVID-19 pandemic has elevated a national dialogue on the essential role of parks in our cities, and Greater & Greener will continue to lead this conversation by bringing together experts to share lessons, network across sectors, and engage together. We continue planning for our in-person conference in Philadelphia in June of 2022, with weekend tours, mobile workshops, and breakout sessions, however, we are considering a number of contingency plans involving a variety of virtual and in-person formats.


What is the City Parks Alliance?

City Parks Alliance. City Parks Alliance is the only independent, nationwide membership organization dedicated solely to urban parks. Our mission is to engage, educate and nurture a broad-based constituency to support the creation, revitalization and sustainability of parks and green spaces.

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