Climate Change and Justice in NC panel with Dr. Liesel Erb of Warren Wilson, Tom Maycock of NC Institute for Climate Studies, Dr. Anne Richardson of the Climate Psychiatry Alliance and Will Heegaard of the Footprint Project Come hear about how the climate is changing in NC and how it will affect NC ecology, society… Continue reading Climate Change and Justice in NC panel
Eidus is president and CEO of North Carolina Ginseng & Goldenseal Co. at Eagle Feather Organic farm in Marshall, NC. The founder of the North Carolina Ginseng Association and co-founder of the North Carolina Natural Products Association. His You Tube site PlantFriends is an award winning talk show and Robert now has a radio show… Continue reading Meet Robert Eidus, NC Ginseng & Goldenseal Co.
This is a showcase style performance featuring four songwriters from the NC Songsmiths Collective. From Singer-Songwriters to Funky Americana to Reggae/Ska/Dance hall. Catch them on the Elderberry Jam Stage! FEATURED ARTISTS: Christina Chandler of Freewheelin’ Mamas Christina Chandler is a vocalist and multi-instrumentalist from Memphis, TN. With powerful vocals, crisp guitar licks, soulful genre-bending originals,… Continue reading Meet the NC Songsmiths Collective
Get Off the Grid Fest would like to welcome Solar Thermal and Solar Hot Water – Randy Flinders, Renewable Energy Southeast to our presentation tent! Renewable Energy Southeast LLC designs and installs affordable solar hot water, pool, and radiant floor heating/cooling systems. Using the sun’s energy to simply heat water is a great first step… Continue reading Meet Randy Flinders, Renewable Energy Southeast!
Get Off the Grid Fest would like to welcome NUCLEAR WATCH SOUTH as one of our valued sponsors! Nuclear Watch South is a direct action environmental group headquartered in Atlanta, GA. Founded in 1977, this loose network of antinuclear activists has created an enduring resistance to nuclear power, nuclear waste and nuclear weapons in the… Continue reading Meet NUCLEAR WATCH SOUTH
Get Off the Grid Fest would like to welcome LA. Fernandez and Shady Neighbor! Veteran singer/songwriter L. A. Fernandez on guitar and harmonica is joined with bassist Jody Belangia, drummer Robert Long and multi-instrumentalist, Ed Witkin. All members have a long history of musical experiences spanning from 20 to 40 years each as solo artists,… Continue reading Meet LA Fernandez and Shady Neighbor
Get Off the Grid Fest would like to welcome The Canary Coalition - sponsors to the lineup! The Canary Coalition is a grassroots, non-profit organization that advocates for policies, laws and regulations promoting a transformation from the use of polluting, health and environmentally damaging resources to safe, renewable and regenerative resources that provide for energy, transportation,… Continue reading Meet The Canary Coalition
Get Off the Grid Fest would like to welcome Noah Proudfoot and the Botanicals to the music lineup! Studied in poetry and certified as a yoga teacher, Noah Proudfoot's lyrics aim to uplift and inspire, while shining an honest light on the challenges of the human experience. His band, ‘Noah Proudfoot and the Botanicals,’ broadcasts these… Continue reading Meet Noah Proudfoot and the Botanicals
Get Off the Grid Fest would like to welcome Deploying Solar & Storage to Climate Emergencies - The Footprint Project and Rent Solar - sponsors As climate-induced disasters increase in frequency, severity, and scale, affected communities are demanding comprehensive recovery programs that integrate renewable energy solutions to ultimately build back better. Turnkey solar nano grids offer… Continue reading Meet The Footprint Project & Rent Solar
Get Off the Grid Fest would like to welcome Phuncle Sam to the Dance Tent! Phuncle Sam is completely deadicated to keeping the flame alive for the music of Jerry Garcia and the Grateful Dead. They have been holding their Free Dead Friday concerts in downtown Asheville for an astounding 7 years + and show… Continue reading Meet Phuncle Sam!