New Year with NEW Ways of Living More Naturally!
3 Days Only!
America's 1st Sustainable Home & Garden Show
Annual Show Returns January 23-25, 2015
it's smart & stylish! it's fun & fresh!
Lane Events Center ~ Fairgrounds ~ 13th & Jefferson, Eugene, Oregon
Free Admission with Canned Food Donations FOOD For Lane County
Create a better HOME, GARDEN & LIFE:
This year's show opens for just 3 days, with over 225 exhibits and 60 seminars! Stroll 2 acres packed full of earth-friendly, exciting and informative exhibits grouped into Pavilions of Sustainable Style.
Good HOMES • Good GARDENS • Good 2 RECYCLE • Good 2 GO • ARTS District • Good FOOD • Good LIVING & WELLNESS
NEW 2015 Show Highlights ~ NOW This You Gotta See!
Join Author Carol Deppe ~ Saturday, January 24, 2015
5 Edible Garden Workshops!
Each of Carol's workshops will be followed by a seed sale and book signing.
BRAND NEW BOOK!!! The Tao of Vegetable Gardening:
Cultivating Tomatoes, Greens, Peas, Beans, Squash, Joy, and Serenity
The Resilient Gardener: Growing Food in Uncertain Times
Crops you need to survive and thrive ~ Potatoes, Corn, Beans, Squash, and Eggs!
10:30am - Grow the BEST Tomatoes - Varieties that taste great in cool weather, cold nights & shade.
11:30am - Grow Your Own Cornbread, Polenta, & (all-corn) Pancakes - Flint corn varieties: growing to using.
12:20pm - Growing the BEST Winter Squash & Pumpkins - Varieties, growing, harvesting, curing & using.
1:30pm - Gardening in an Era of Wild Weather and Climate Change
2:30pm - The Eat-All Greens Garden - Tiny Garden? Grow 100% of all your greens in a no-labor easy garden.
2015 ShelterBox USA Returns to the 10th Annual Show!
Discover how they deliver life sustaining aid to families who lost everything to natural disasters & war.
Typhoon Haiyan rocked the Philippines and shocked the world, killing an estimated 5,600 and leaving millions to rebuild their homes and lives. But, one month on, ShelterBox has already committed enough aid for 6,432 families, and is the only shelter agency to have reached some of the remote islands. You can help.
All donations made at the January 23-25, 2015 show will be matched dollar for dollar, up to $2,500 by show management, Berg Productions. Visit the Eugene Delta Rotary Club exhibit as they present ShelterBox USA. Stop in and learn what comes in the Box to a family served by this NGO. ShelterBox delivers the essential supplies to families from Syria to Haiti – full details at ShelterBoxUSA.org
2014 show information below, please check back in December for 2015 show information:
Meet Shannon Quimby!
National Salvage Design Expert
Author, Eco-Celebrity & HGTV Alumni
On Friday ~ Learn how Shannon built the Nation's very first home ever constructed without a dumpster! Discover the lessons of the REX Project, rebuilding a deconstructed Portland home - costs, benefits, and creative solutions to reuse 100% of the materials including the plants!
On Saturday & Sunday ~ Discover how Shannon turns salvage materials into high style eco-chic interior and garden decor. Shannon dumpster dives to hunt down the materials used to create stunning, eco-chic home interiors featured in national magazines.
Shannon Quimby SPEAKING ALL 3 DAYS on the Good Earth Main Stage
Booksignings of Salvage Secrets to follow each seminar
The REX Project, Reuse Everything eXperiment - How Shannon Recycled a Whole House!
Time: Friday 7:00 p.m.
Salvage Junk Yard into DIY Garden Design & Décor
Times: Saturday 11:30 a.m. & Sunday 11:30 a.m.
Salvage Interior DIY Design & Décor - High Style Salvage Chic Interiors
Times: Saturday 4:00 p.m. & Sunday 2:30 p.m.
Meet John Kallas Ph.D. Author & Botanist
Discover "Wild Food Adventures" in Oregon
Discover the best guides to foraging wild food in Oregon's backyards & forests from the premier expert and founder of Wild Food Adventures. John will also be staffing an exhibit offering his amazing wild food workshops and adventures.
SPEAKING ALL 3 DAYS!
Booksignings of Edible Wild Plants - Wild Foods from Dirt to Plate to follow each seminar
Edible Wild Plants - Wild Foods From Dirt to Plate - Culinary Delights!
Times: Friday 6:30 p.m, Saturday 2:00 p.m & Sunday 1:00 p.m.
Wild Food of the Pacific Northwest Forests
Time: Saturday 6:00 p.m.
It's Fresh & Fun!
KEZI-9 presents the Good Earth Music Stage!
Meet the eco-celebrity cast at their exhibit.
Live Music! Fun! Located in the North Hall
Sit back & enjoy NW Wines, Sustainable Cusine, & Café Mam Espresso.
5:00 pm Alegria ~ Washboard Woman
7:00 pm Charley Snellings & Friends
10:30 am Gordon Kaswell - Acoustic Guitar
11:00 am River Road Elementary Marimba Bands in Lobby
12:30 pm Late for Dinner - American Folk Tunes
2:30 pm Two Doors Down - Electric Acoustic Music
3:30 pm Red Pajamas - High energy Americana
5:30 pm Fiddlin' Big Sue Band - Folk and Bluegrass
10:00 am Passin Notes - 50s,60s,70s Hits
1:00 pm Cross Current - Folk Duo
2:30 pm Fiddlin' Big Sue Band - Folk & Bluegrass
It's Smart & Stylish! KVAL-TV Presents
50 Smart & Stylish Seminars - a few highlights:
Saturday Night 4:30 pm STUMP THE CHUMPS! Returns!
Stump these "Chumps" With Your Pruning & Fruit Tree Questions to Win Chump Change to Spend at the Show
Our Panel of Chumps ~ Nathaniel Sperry, Lowell Cordas, Jim Gilbert & John Fischer
KVAL-TV presents The UO Duck Store exhibit - NW Authors Talks & Book Signings!
see the full schedule by clicking on the Good Earth Seminars tab
Click on the Good Earth Seminars tab on the left to select from 60 talks!
KVAL-TV presents Authors, Green Architects, Builders & Remodelers Seminars
Click on the tab for Good Earth Seminars for the Schedule of the Green Home Seminars
While at the show, please pick up your copy of The Register-Guard's Home & Garden Monthly "Show Edition" featuring the vendors, seminars, show highlights, and stories about the sustainable homes and gardens created by our vendors! Stop at their booth to say Thank You for supporting America's 1st and Largest Sustainable Home & Garden Show for 9 years!