When: April 22, 2017 (rain or shine)
Time: 10am to 4pm
Where: Howard Community College in the Burrill Galeria
What: Free fun for the whole family!
Shredding Event:10am to 2pm

(click on the postcard for a printable Save The Date)

2017 vendor application

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GreenFest 2016

The 9th annual GreenFest with the theme "Buy Local, Eat Local, Be Local!" was a huge success! Thank you to all of our vendors, volunteers and attendees. We couldn't have done it without you! Check our highlights below.



2016 Highlights

  • Over 2,500 attendees
  • 6 lucky people won a $100 gift certificate to a local farm
  • 22,600 lbs of paper was shredded
  • 1,500 lbs of items were donated to Goodwill
  • 50 free rain barrels were given away
  • 17 bikes were donated to Bikes For The World
  • Over 500 CDs and DVDs and 250 cases were collected for recycling through Back To The Future
  • 322 floppy disks were collected for recycling through
  • 53 pairs of eye glasses were collected for The Lions Club
  • 125 pairs of sneakers were collected for Nike Reuse-A-Shoe
  • 73 pairs of jeans were collected for the Delta Gems (the sorority recycles them!)
  • 26 cell phones were collected for domestic violence victims

  • See our 2016 Workshop Schedule

    Click the image for a printable version.

    2016 Sponsors

  • British American Auto Care. Inc
  • Clark's Farm
  • Columbia Association
  • Community Ecology Institute
  • Energy Services Group
  • Green-Living Homes
  • Happy House n' Gardens LLC
  • HoCo Climate Change
  • Howard Commuter Solutions
  • Howard Soil Conservation District
  • Iota Lambda Omega, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc
  • Lauren's Garden Service
  • LeafFilter North of Maryland, Inc.
  • Real Food Real Close
  • Relay Foods
  • Solar Energy World
  • Standard Energy Solutions
  • The Howard County Conservancy
  • Transition Howard County
  • University of MD Extension Howard County- Master Gardener Program
  • University of MD Extension Howard County- Watershed Stewards Academy
  • Waste Management Recycle America

  • For more information about the 2017 GreenFest, please contact Alan Wilcom at or 410-313-6433.

    Fun at Past GreenFests:

    GreenFest 2016

    GreenFest 2015

    GreenFest 2014

    GreenFest 2013

    GreenFest 2012

    GreenFest 2011

    GreenFest 2010

    GreenFest 2009