Thank you for attending the 11th Annual Green Gifts Fair! We look forward to seeing you next year!

Event Schedule

Do It Green! Minnesota presents:

12th Annual Green Gifts Fair!

Green For All

Saturday, November 18, 2017, 10am – 5 pm
Midtown Global Market, Minneapolis, MN 55407

$1 Donation/person accepted at the door

FAIR ACTIVITIES from 2016

Silent Auction

10am-3pm (winner pick-up 3-5pm). Bid on hundreds of items to support Do It Green! Minnesota year-round.

Passport Activities

Visit booths throughout the fair to complete the attached passport for prizes and discounts.

Photo Booth

Stop by to get your photo taken in a toboggan and commit to giving an experience this year. (MPCA)

Nature Zone

Family friendly activities with free coffee! Pollinator puppet shows at 1pm & 3pm.

Main Stage

10:30-11:30 Monarch Puppet Show (Heart of the Beast)
11:45-12:15 Winterize Your Bike (Hub Bike Co-op)
12:30-2:30 Joel Shapira & Charmin Michelle (Jazz Quintet)
2:30-4:00 Steve & John (Acoustic Duo)
4:00-5:00 Kevin Noonan (Hip Hop and Rock)

Food Samples

Upstairs down Allina Hallway:

10:00-12:00 Gigi’s Cafe
12:00-2:30 Seward Cafe
2:30-5:00 Fresh Fruit

Peace Coffee (Lower Level Nature Zone)

EVENT HIGHLIGHTS!

SHOP 80+ eco-friendly vendors for holiday gifts

EAT free samples and lunch or dinner at one of 30 global restaurants

LEARN complete a passport for prizes with the whole family sponsored by Otogawa-Anschel

CELEBRATE with a Heart of the Beast puppet show, local musicians, nature activities sponsored by Peace Coffee all day and more!

COME CAR-LESS with free rides by Metro Transit or bike rides with 30 Days of Biking

VOLUNTEER help us make the event a success by volunteering and get a t-shirt and guidebook by contacting crystal@doitgreen.org

PROMOTE please invite your family, friends and co-workers through email, Facebook or Twitter hash tag #GreenGiftsFair!

Visit our media kit for logos, press release, social media blurbs and more.

Fun Fair Highlights this year!

* Make your own non-toxic cleaner to take home (mwmo.org)

* Pick up free seeds or make seed balls for butterflies (gardeningmatters.org)

* Learn about ways to connect with nature (threeriversparks.org)

* Drop off your old holiday lights for recycling (recycleminnesota.org)

* Eco friendly gift wrap, gift tags and reusable bags (doitgreen.org)

* Low waste holiday party planning (eurekarecycling.org)

The Green Gifts Fair event is brought to you by Do It Green! Minnesota and its sponsors: City Pages, Midtown Global Market, MinnesotaPollution Control Agency, Natural Built Home, Otogawa-Anschel Design + Build, Peace Coffee

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