This year’s Green Gifts Fair will take place on:
Saturday, November 19, 2016
10:00am to 5:00pm
At the Midtown Global Market
920 E. Lake St., Minneapolis, MN 55407
$1 Donation/person accepted at the door
10am-3pm (winner pick-up 3-5pm). Bid on hundreds of items to support Do It Green! Minnesota year-round.
Visit booths throughout the fair to complete the attached passport for prizes and discounts.
Stop by to get your photo taken in a toboggan and commit to giving an experience this year. (MPCA)
Family friendly activities with free coffee! Pollinator puppet shows at 1pm & 3pm.
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)
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)
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
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)
* 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