EcoFest – May 17 – 9th Year

Archive  2015 EcoFest-  Something fun for everyone!
Live music, Food & Drink, Family activities, Arts & entertainment. 
Join us in celebrating our community and learning how you can make a difference now and for future generations!

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Save the Date EcoFest 2015 – Sunday May 17

About EcoFest Encinitas:  EcoFest is an annual, fun-for-all-ages event presented by Encinitas Environment Day, Inc., a volunteer-driven 501(c)3 non-profit founded in 2007 to produce inspirational events that drive sustainable lifestyle choices.   EcoFest is made possible by a broad-brush partnership among environmentally-inclined public and private-sector organizations dedicated to creating a better quality of life for the greater Encinitas community, among them the E3 Cluster, the City of Encinitas, Metropolitan Water District, the County of San Diego and partner/sponsors like Hazon, Dudek, EDCO, SDG&E and ViaSat.  Learn more at


Join us for a planning meerting –  4/7/2015, 4/21/2015,  4/28/2015,  5/5/2015,  5/12/2015 

The Information below is from EEDay 2014
"EEDay2014" – An Enjoyable & Educational Community Festival – Family activities, food, eco art, entertainment. Learn the latest money saving strategies for healthy life styles, conservation, sustainability.  cottonwood sign Cropped_200x142
Surfing Madonna – Meet the Artist – Bid on the Silent Auction
surfing madonna_200x188 The ‘Meet the Artist’ and ‘Silent Auction’ events at Encinitas Environment Day Festival are presented by the Surfing Madonna Oceans Project, well known for dedicated community support. Mark Patterson will be on hand to talk about the Surfing Madonna phenomenon and future plans.
Win a Bike, Eco-Award Raffle –  Pedal Power a Smoothie
Eco-Award Raffle: Win a Bike. It's easy. More than 30 prizes >$,3000 value. Almost everyone wins. Earn a raffle ticket by:1. Walking biking or taking public trans to the festival 2. Completing the Eco Scavenger hunt.3. Go on the Cottonwood Creek nature walk/clean  up.4. Complete any Eco-Deed in the last 45 daysSurfrider Trash Pickup Bingo card.Beach/lagoon/creek clean up.Smoothies: Pedal to make one, then enjoy it! You will be surprised how much power it takes. Cheryl pedaling for a smootiie (Medium)
EEDay eVehicle Showcase
This year Encinitas Environment Day will showcase a collection of electric vehicles at the festival. Come learn more about electric cars and bikes and how they contribute to reduced greenhouse gas emissions and climate change.
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Dealerships – Ford, BMW, VW, Nissan, Private Owners – Tesla Roadster, Leaf, BMW i3, Tesla Model S, Zap Xebra
eBike Ride – Scenic, Safe, Fun and Free
Have you ever ridden an electric bike?  Do you know the best-kept secrets in town?  Come to EEDay and try for FREE an e-bike, see the sights, learn to use the new bike sharrows, and get a few bike safety tips, all in one fun ride.
EEDay Bike Ride You are bound to enjoy this casual bike ride around Encinitas! Either use your own bike or try an e-bike. This ride is almost completely flat, so no worries even if you don't have an e-bike! And if you want an e-bike come early to sign up – we only have 10 and they’ll get reserved quickly.

Martin Espino Flute Making – Dr. Zoolittle Unusual Animals

SDA Chalk, Face & Barrel Painting – Surfing Madonna, 'Meet the Artist'

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Martin Espino Flute Making and Concert: Fun for all ages. Make and play your own flute. No experience need. Listen to the amazing 'MEXIKA "Sounds of Ancient Mexico" concert. A once in a lifetime experience.Dr. Zoolittle's Unusual animals: The fun, zany, good-natured wildlife researcher mixes humor with concern about endangered species. . Touch them if you dare.San Dieguito Academy (SDA) Art Students will lead chalk art, face-painting and ocean/recycling themed barrel painting.  Audience participation encourage!Surfing Madonna 'Meet the Artist' and Silent Auction:   Bid on an exclusive step, engraved with your name and signed by the artist. Placed at the center of the Surfing Madonna Park. Priceless!

Encinitas Environment Day – Festival Themes

WaterConservation, ocean protection, polution prevention, water supply and reuse, rain water harvesting, desalination, aqua farming, power storageHealthy & Sustainable Living Gardening, Recycling, Organic Food, Sustainable ProductsFamily Eco Activities & EducationChildren's Art & Gardens, Eco Scavenger Hunt, Green Careers & Sustainable EducationRenewable Energy & TransportSolar, Wind, Electric & Hybrid Transportation, Environmental ConsultingGreen Home UpgradeEnergy Savings, Low Water Landscape, Green Remodeling, Responsible Investing, Real EstateEnvironmental ActionCivic Organizations, City Gov, Chambers, Non Profits, Community GardensCompassionate CausesAnimals, Nature, Humanitarian, OtherEco Art, Food, Entertainment, local Eco Art, Food Booths,  Live Music, Poetry, Local businessesOtherPress, Media, Volunteers, Supporters, Friends