Sustainable Ballard Festival 2023

Save the Date! Sept 30, 11 am – 4 pm

@Loyal Heights Community Center Lawn – 2101 NW 77th St

Eclectic, artsy, earthy and committed to a better future… that’s Sustainable Ballard and the Annual Sustainable Ballard Festival.  Join your Ballard neighbors on September 30th at Loyal Heights Community Center for creativity, passion and community-building while learning about daily practices to give MORE LIFE to ourselves and our planet by taking green steps toward more sustainable living. 

Family-friendly, fun, FREE, and full of surprises!  Visit local sustainable businesses and non-profits, catch some live music: Seattle Drum School of Music’s Reign City Rockers will perform at 11:30am-12:10pm , followed by Skandia Kapell at 12:45-1:45pm , and Asher Deaver of Old Coast takes the stage at 2:15pm-3:15pm. Enjoy refreshments from local food trucks including Blackstar Kebabs.  We’ll have apple pressing for cider, hula hooping, corn holing, solar race car racing, and more! Attend workshops: Chubby Bunny Farm and the Snohomish Bee Collective “Sustainable Bee Keeping and Your Part” at 12:15- 12:45pm and Firefly Kitchens cooking demo 1:45pm-2:15pm. Play games and quizzes for prizes, try some DIY projects like candle holder making with our Ballard Tool Library team, enjoy some free samples and learn new ways to lower your carbon footprint! The Sustainable Ballard Festival is a fantastically fun opportunity to learn together, get inspired, and discover new ways to live more lightly on the earth.

We really appreciate the amazing sponsorship of our 2023 community partners, including: