Get Off the Grid Fest welcomes Blue Horizons Project to the Presentation Lineup! The Blue Horizons Project is all about making a clean energy future a reality in Buncombe County and preserving our skies and waters for generations to come. We connect all residents and businesses to programs and resources that help save energy and money.… Continue reading Meet the Blue Horizons Project
Get Off the Grid Fest welcomes Mountain View Farms/Mountainview Farms Project! We are Robert & Shaundra, a husband and wife team. Our farm is two in one: Mountainview Farms and the other side is Mountainview Farms Project! We are a regenerative agriculture farm that use Agroforestry, Aquaponics, and Hydroponic farming techniques. We custom build systems… Continue reading Meet Mountain View Farms!
Get Off the Grid Fest welcome Growing Wild Forest School to the Kid's Grid! Growing Wild Forest School is an all-outdoor, all-weather nature connection preschool for kids ages 3-6 located in West Asheville. Human beings evolved to learn primarily through play in mixed-age groups in natural settings, and our brains and bodies still require those… Continue reading Meet the Growing Wild Forest School
Meet Rising Appalachia... As world travelers for nearly two decades, Rising Appalachia have merged multiple global music influences with their own southern roots to create the inviting new folk album, Leylines. Remarkably the band has built its legion of listeners independently -- a self-made success story that has led to major festival appearances and sold-out… Continue reading Get Off the Grid Fest welcomes Rising Appalachia!
Megan Naylor’s goats chomp their way around Asheville and western North Carolina, “goatscaping” - eradicating kudzu and clearing land. The goats are one link in biodynamic ecosystem that is Megan’s farm – Wild Mountain Farm. The goats join a menagerie of chickens, donkeys, cows and pigs, all playing their part in regenerative pasture practices at… Continue reading Meet Megan Naylor, Goatherd and Biodynamic Farmer