2018 Festival Exhibitors

Our Festival Exhibitors help us create the fun and festive atmosphere we’ve all come to love. You’ll find all kinds of useful information by stopping by our exhibitors’ booths to play a game, see a demo or enjoy a sample.

Check out this year’s line-up:

Artist & Craftsman Supply  Stop by the Artist & Craftsman Supply booth and try your hand at creating your own paper! We will be leading visitors through the process of recycling old materials and turning them into beautiful sheets of paper that you can use for drawing, calligraphy, painting, and more! It’s fun, easy, and a great way to reuse any paper materials you have around the house rather than throwing them away. While you’re here, take a moment to sign up for our free raffle and get entered in for a chance to win an awesome prize from A&C!
Ballard Acupuncture Center The Ballard Acupuncture Center booth is offering Chinese Medical Diagnosis exams. Learn what your body wants you to know about your internal health! BAC aims to empower people with self care and sustainable health through the many benefits of East Asian Medicine. Ignite the power of healing within You!
Ballard Market  Ballard Market will be represented with delicious, fresh food samples and employees sharing their knowledge about Ballard Market’s stand on sustainability as well as information on what it’s like to work at Ballard Market with opportunities to join the team.
Ballard ReUse & Seattle ReCreative  Ballard Reuse is a used building materials superstore with an eclectic inventory of vintage, salvaged and reclaimed materials. We are sharing a booth with our nonprofit partner, Seattle ReCreative, a creative reuse store and art education center. Check out Seattle ReCreative’s hands on family friendly art making activity.
Built Green Built Green homes are environmentally-friendly, save money, and are more comfortable! Built Green is a green home certification program for new homes, remodels, and communities. Find out more about what Built Green means and build a home yourself – a bird house from recycled yard signs!
Central Ballard Residents Association  Please join us to learn how to prepare your household and neighborhood in the event of a major disaster.
~ Central Ballard Residents Association is the sponsor of the Ballard Commons Emergency Communication HUB.
~ Ballard Prepares is an organization of volunteers who sponsor six Emergency Communications HUBs in the Ballard neighborhood.
Chaco Canyon Organic Cafe  Chaco Canyon Organic Cafe continually seeks to set the standard on what it means to be a Sustainable Business. We make all business decisions with the goal of having people, the planet and profitability in balance. Come sample tasty, sustainably-sourced food, and test your knowledge with our sustainability trivia game!
Chinook Book Starting at 11 am,* the first 200 attendees to the Chinook Book table will receive a free 2018 Chinook Book (print edition).  Chinook Book partners with some of the best local, sustainable businesses in Seattle & Puget Sound to offer rewards and discounts you can use on everything from organic groceries, farm-to-table dining, experiences & adventures, sustainable home and garden solutions, handmade and upcycled gifts, and more.
*Please, no queue until after 10am.
 Citizens Climate Lobby Seattle  Come learn about Seattle’s chapter of Citizens Climate Lobby, and join in lobbying for a national carbon fee and dividend. Economists agree taxing carbon will shift us quickly to clean energy future. Send cards with your concerns about climate change. Also, info on Yes! on 1631, putting Washington state on track toward pricing carbon. (Voter registration or change of address also available.)
 Crown Hill Chiropractic  Please come and get your back checked at the Crown Hill Chiropractic Booth. We will be checking posture all day and educating people about the benefits of chiropractic. We specialize in neck pain, midback pain, low back pain, headaches, auto injuries and wellness care. So please stop in and get checked!
Divine Spine Chiropractic & Massage Studio  Find your balance with Chiropractic! Come join us for a free health screening at our booth. Sharing a common philosophy with Yoga practice, Chiropractic is based on principles of prevention. When the body is aligned, it sustains energy and moves more fluidly. Furthermore, it fosters its own healing. Begin within. Be the change you wish to see in the world- Gandhi
EcoCollective Eco Collective is Seattle’s first Zero Waste store. We offer sustainable alternatives to your everyday essentials, hard to find bulk goods, and events and workshops on how to lead a Zero Waste lifestyle. We are located at 5201 Ballard Ave NW; our doors will open at the end of October. Check out our website http://www.ecocollectiveseattle.com/ and follow us on Instagram at @ecocollectiveseattle.
Food Empowerment Project Come by the Food Empowerment Project booth to spin the wheel of our food justice trivia game or, for kids, try our veggie identifying game. Players win a piece of organic fair trade vegan chocolate. You can also see a demo of our Chocolate List app, and read about how how your food choices can help create a more just and sustainable world for all of us. Food is power!
Full Circle  Farming organically since 1996, we deliver the season’s best produce and wholesome farm products conveniently to your door. We make it simple to live the good food life.
Getaround  Getaround is a peer-to-peer car sharing service. Rent out your car to people in your neighborhood through our app safely and securely. Come by the booth to chat about our peer-to-peer car sharing works, how much you could earn listing your car, and future of sustainable transportation.
Green Cleaning Seattle – Otium-Maid Services™ Green Cleaning Seattle – Otium-Maid Services™ is Seattle’s 100% locally-owned & operated green cleaning company since 2008. In addition to using biodegradable & fragrance-free cleaning products, our office is solar-run, has laundry-to-landscape washing machines, a 1300-gallon rainwater catchment system, chickens, bees, and more. Stop by our booth and meet some of our staff and find out why we’re the home cleaning or office cleaning service you’ve been searching for AND enter to win a free green cleaning service!
Groundswell NW  Support both nature and your creative yearning by visiting the Groundswell Northwest booth. Build your own pollinator hotel using recycled materials to create habitat! Food, water and shelter are important habitat resources for our local pollinators. Ask us about ways you can help kick start your own habitat or green space idea for NW Seattle.
Imperfect Produce Visit the Imperfect Produce Booth, where you can make your own apple cider! We’ll have a food waste trivia game, a produce storage guide challenge, and children of all ages will have fun adding googly eyes to a piece of “ugly” fruit. We might even have a rollerskating strawberry!
KBFG LP Radio  Come by and meet folks from KBFG community radio 107.3fm. It is the new radio station broadcasting in north Seattle neighborhoods. We will air your comments about what you are doing to build a sustainable world. KBFG will be powered by the solar electric panels on the Solar 2You trailer. We will be set up for fun experiences to teach the kids about solar energy.
King County Metro Transit  Stop by the King County Metro Transit booth where you will be able to purchase or revalue an ORCA Card, or see if you qualify for ORCA Lift which can save you 50% on your fare. You can stop by and get information about different KCM services, or stop and play PLINKO for PRIZES!
Master Composter Sustainability Steward Program – Tilth Alliance  Come by the Master Composter Sustainability Steward Program booth with all of your composting questions! From residential recycling, to Rain Wise, and instructions to build your own compost bins, we’re bound to have some information you’ve been looking for. We’ll have our mobile worm bin for kids to play worm bin bingo!
New Roots Organics
NARN (Northwest Animal Rights Network) Have you ever wondered how your food choices impact the environment? Stop by the NARN table to learn how you can make the most sustainable and environmentally friendly food choices. Test your knowledge with our fun trivia game.
Phinney Neighborhood Association Join the Phinney Neighborhood Association for cookies in our outdoor Community Living Room! Visit the PNA Village, our aging-in-place program that empowers people to stay in their homes as they age (11am-1:30pm). Then, join our membership team to learn about membership, programs and how to get involved (1:30-4pm).
Puget Sound Solar, LLC  Julie Wilcox and James Crawford will be on hand to explain the basics of solar power for your home, including how to take advantage of western WA’s solar resource. Ask them about a site visit, what incentives and financing are available and the latest & greatest solar options including the Tesla Power wall.
Rad Power Bikes  Ballard-based Rad Power Bikes builds high-performing yet affordable bikes that let you leave your car in the garage and enjoy errands, commuting and weekend excursions. Stop by to take a test ride and talk with their team of ebike experts.
Renewal by Anderson  Renewal by Andersen is the premier replacement division of Andersen windows. Specializing in beautiful, custom made windows for your home. Renewal By Andersen’s wood composite frame is made from reclaimed materials and is much more energy efficient – giving RBA a Green Seal Certification! Stop by our booth to sign up for a free in home consultation.
Ridwell Come by the Ridwell booth to spin our wheel and try to identify the right way to get rid of lots of things you have around your house! What is unique about this game is that there is now a 4th choice! We will introduce you to the Ridwell 4th bin – the new way to easily recycle and reuse more of your old things in our community. Where can Styrofoam, batteries, thin plastics, and so much more go? With Ridwell, you’ll be excited to find out!
Seattle Electric Bike  Electric Bikes–take a test ride today! High-quality pedal-assist bicycles are now available in a greater range of styles and sizes, suitable for all riders. With Bosch, Yamaha, Shimano, and Brose, 28 mph options, and more. Learn about the health benefits and technology. Why choose an electric bike? Find out! Best of all, see our sale prices that make e-bikes more accessible to more riders!
 Members of Seattle Electric Vehicle Association  Look under the hood of some of the coolest electric cars around.  Members of SEVA (Seattle Electric Vehicle Association ) are bringing out their personal vehicles to let you have a look and ask questions. Check out a Fiat 500e and a 2008 Tesla Roadster named “Ruby”.  Stop on by their display in the northeast corner of the Festival.
Seattle Tree Consulting & Pruning  It’s all about Right Tree, Right Place! Not only do we provide skilled pruning, we offer permitting, planting and expert consultations for any situation. Fall is planting season, so stop by to win a free tree, and to learn about how we Facilitate the Relationship Between Humans and Trees
Shoreline Community College  Interested in a pursuing an education that leads towards a sustainable future? Come learn about Shoreline Community College’s regionally recognized program in Clean Energy Technology and our brand new Tesla program. You can make a difference in the world by starting an environmentally friendly career.
Sierra Club
Sierra Club Seattle
Soaring Heart Natural Beds  Come by and learn about Seattle’s only certified organic bedding manufacturer. You can sit on one of our futons, check out our beautiful raw materials and learn about our processes and our sleep philosophy.
Sound Transit West Seattle and Ballard Link Extensions  Sound Transit’s West Seattle and Ballard Link Extensions project will host a free interactive booth to engage the public with the project. We will also provide informational materials such as brochures and free giveaways. Stop by to learn more and ask questions!
SR3, Sealife Response, Rehab and Research  Visit SR3 and learn about our mission to build Washington’s first dedicated marine wildlife hospital and how you can help marine wildlife. Take a look inside the only marine wildlife ambulance in the PNW, learn cool facts about marine animals and even experience what a sea otter feels like!
St. Luke’s Episcopal Church  St. Luke’s in Ballard has been caring for the neighborhood over 125 years. We host the St. Luke’s Urban Garden (SLUG), 7 bee hives and the largest Rain Wise installation in N. Seattle. We feed our neighbors, welcome all and try to follow Jesus. LGBTQ inclusive, kid friendly, local.
System Pavers
Waste Management  Waste Management is proud to partner with the City of Seattle to help create a more sustainable community. At Sustainable Ballard, Waste Management’s award-winning Recycling Education and Outreach Team will provide free information on recycling, composting and waste diversion. For those that want to test their recycling savvy, there will be prizes made from recycled material!
Waterfront Seattle  The Waterfront Seattle Program team has been working hard to create a “Waterfront for All.” Come check out our booth to see before and after images through our viewfinders, take home giveaways, and find out the latest on the progress of the project. See you there!

Exhibitor Registration is NOW CLOSED.  Please contact margaret@sustainableballard.org to get on our mailing list for next year.