LES Sustainable Living Festival

July 28, 2018 / 9 a.m.-noon

The Railyard in Lincoln
 

Free admission. Family friendly. Hands-on learning.

LES’ signature summer event is back! The eighth-annual LES Sustainable Living Festival brings us together with community partners in downtown Lincoln to deliver an interactive, family-friendly event.

You and your family will discover easy ways to take care of our environment from local experts.

  • Get an up-close look at electric vehicles, including the Chevy Bolt, Nissan Leaf and Teslas.
  • Snack on solar-cooked popcorn.
  • Cycle through the latest and greatest in Lincoln’s bike system, including BikeLNK, the city’s new bike-share program.
  • Recycle all types of electronics.
  • Understand the science behind composting, from organic home waste to worms.
  • Find out how LES uses the sun and wind to power Lincoln.
  • Discover much more!

Greener living equals a greener community. Join us July 28!
 

Learn through engaging, hands-on activities from these community partners!
Arbor Day FoundationLancaster County Extension Master Gardeners
Big Red WormsLincoln Children's Museum
BikeLNKKeep Lincoln-Lancaster County Beautiful
Black Market Clothing ExchangeMonarch Gardens LLC
Circle Me BoutiqueNebraska Building Products
City of Lincoln Parks & RecreationNebraska Ethanol Board
City of Lincoln Solid Waste ManagementNebraska Recycles
City of Lincoln Watershed ManagementNebraska Recycling Council
Clean Air Lawn Care of LincolnNebraska811
CommonGround NebraskaNebraskans for Solar
Dixon Power SystemsPioneers Park Nature Center
Electric VehiclesSpring Creek Prairie Audubon Center
Great Plains Bicycling ClubSWT Energy
High Level HappinessUniversity of Nebraska State Museum - Morrill Hall
HVCcycleUNL Environmental Studies Program
J Tech SolarWheelie Good Bike Shop
Joslyn Institute for Sustainable Communities 


 

Our promotional partners
Scooter’s Coffee (100 Gold's Building, O Street)Scooter’s Coffee (Haymarket, 151 N. 8th St.)
The Coffee HouseWheelie Good Bike Shop