Green Fest

Location: Moody Amphitheater
Date: April 23, 2023
Time: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Join us on Sunday, April 23 for a park-wide celebration that will educate, inspire, and encourage sustainability, innovation, and environmental justice in our community.

Green Fest will feature interactive environmental exhibitors on the Love, Tito’s Lawn, hand-on workshops, immersive art installations, guided garden tours and a special boisterous outdoor spectacle from Squonk that fuses fantastical visual design, playful staging, high energy original music, and features the world’s largest puppet hands!

Ride Bikes Austin is helping cyclists attend Waterloo Greenway’s Green Fest 2023. Gather at 45 Chicon Street at 11:00 AM for a guided 3 mile ride to Waterloo Park! Learn more

Keep an eye on our website and social media channels for potential schedule updates due to the weather forecast.

Event Highlights

Performances on the Love, Tito’s Lawn

Guided Hill Country Garden Tours (tours start promptly, please arrive early)

Hands-On Workshops & Crafts

Watch a preview of Squonk’s Hand to Hand below.

Squonk is an original progressive rock group that defies categorization. Their new production Hand to Hand features original chamber rock music and an opportunity for audience members to come together, Hand to Hand encourages shared discovery and making a community of the imagination.

Green Fest Exhibitors

Austin Bat Refuge
Austin Creative Reuse
Austin Native Texan Plant Society
Austin Resource Recovery
Austin Youth River Watch
Capital Area Master Naturalists
Central Texas Seed Saver Exchange
City of Austin Office of Sustainability
City of Austin Park Ranger
City of Austin Urban Forestry 
Families in Nature
Keep Austin Beautiful
Mad Science
Monarch Sanctuary Project
Planet Texas 2050
Round Rock Honey
Travis Audubon
Tree Folks
University of Texas at Austin, Children’s Resource Center

Food & Beverage

Blenders & Bowls
Esos Tacos
Jeany’s Caribbean Elixers
Mom & Pop’s All Natural Frozen Pops
Nosh’d Luxury Snacks

Slideshow photos by Suzanne Cordeiro