By Karen MacKay on January 10, 2013
After twelve years of promoting eco-conscious living and valiant efforts at keeping their carbon footprint low, the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival has once again raised the green bar. This week, Bonnaroo and it’s partners announced the installation of its first permanent solar array.
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By Karen MacKay on June 19, 2012
As the summer music festival season rolls in, festival organizers across the globe will make significant efforts to create more sustainable events by reducing environmental impacts and educating fans. From solar powered stages to on-site composting, Bonnaroo is leading the way for green music festivals. Tucked away on a farm in Manchester, TN, Bonnaroo celebrated it’s 11th year this month and I was stoked to be a part of the celebration.
By Timothy Hurst on August 5, 2010
Anytime you assemble 75,000 people in one place there will undoubtedly be some waste. But instead of trucking all that waste off to the landfill, organizers at Bonnaroo want to keep the organic waste from ever leaving the festival grounds.