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 annual LES Sustainable Living Festival brings us together with community partners in downtown Lincoln to deliver a hands-on, family-friendly event.

From local experts, you and your family will discover easy ways to take care of our environment and live more sustainably.

  • 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 renewable energy, like solar and wind, to power Lincoln.
  • Enter to win a bike or a smart thermostat.
  • Discover much more!

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

Watch this short video with details about the Sustainable Living Festival.

Learn through engaging, hands-on activities from these community partners!
Arbor Day FoundationKeep Lincoln-Lancaster County Beautiful
Big Red WormsMonarch Gardens LLC
BikeLNKNebraska Building Products
City of Lincoln Parks, Planning & Health DepartmentNebraska Ethanol Board
City of Lincoln Solid Waste ManagementNebraska Recycles
City of Lincoln Watershed ManagementNebraska Recycling Council
CommonGround NebraskaNebraska811
Community CropsPioneers Park Nature Center
Electric VehiclesSpring Creek Prairie Audubon Center
Evolution AdvisorySustain UNL
High Level HappinessThe ArtReach Project
HVCcycle Inc.University of Nebraska State Museum
Joslyn Institute for Sustainable CommunitiesUNL Bee Lab
Lancaster County Extension Master GardenersUNL Environmental Studies Program
Lincoln Children's MuseumWheelie Good Bike Shop


Our promotional partners
KZUM 89.3 FM 
Scooter’s Coffee (100 Gold's Building, O Street)Scooter’s Coffee (Haymarket, 151 N. 8th St.)
The Coffee HouseWheelie Good Bike Shop