Festival Details

Join us on Framingham Centre Common on Saturday, April 27th 2019 for music, food, education, green resources, and community connections!

Parking: We have secured several convenient parking options for festival-goers.

  • Places you CAN park from 11am-3pm:
    • Plymouth Church (87 Edgell Rd.) – Main festival attendee parking w/ Electronics and Bike recycling
    • First Parish Church (24 Vernon St.)
    • First Baptist Church (1013 Worcester Rd.)
  • Parking from 1-3pm ONLY: Northeast Community Bank (35 Edgell Rd.)
  • Accessible parking ONLY: Village Hall parking lot (2 Oak St.)
  • Places you CAN NOT park:
    • Anywhere on Vernon St.
    • Anywhere on Edgell Rd.
    • Santander (39 Edgell Rd.)
    • Jonathan Maynard building (14 Vernon St.)
    • Dr. Mark Fried DMD (61 Edgell Rd.)

Vendors: See the full list of participating vendors on our website’s Vendors page.

Recycling: Remember that there are lots of items that you can bring to the Common to recycle on festival day! See our website’s Recycling Details page for more information.

Kids Activities: As always, we will have activities specifically designed for children.

  • In the Framingham Earth Day Festival sponsored Kids Korner, children can enjoy nature-based games and art projects including:
    • Endangered species walk and art activity book
  • Other kid-friendly activities offered by vendors include:

Food: We will have lots of local, vegetarian food options for the entire family.

Music: Enjoy live, local music throughout the festival, presented by Centre Music House. Performances include:

And after the festival ends, while vendors break down and volunteers clean up the Common, enjoy:

Speakers: Between the bands, hear from local speakers who are supporting Framingham on its journey towards sustainability.

  • 11:00am: Donna Kramer Merritt, Founder of the Framingham Earth Day Festival
  • 11:45am: Mayor Yvonne Spicer & Shawn Luz, City of Framingham Sustainability Coordinator
  • 12:45am: Framingham High School Environmental Awareness Club
  • 1:45am: Framingham State House Delegtation
  • 2:45pm: Mike Croci, Director of the 2019 Framingham Earth Day Festival

Yoga Classes: Participate in free yoga classes scheduled throughout the day – all are welcome to join!

  • 11:15pm: Parent and Me Preschool Yoga w/ Becky of “The Mindful Child”
  • 12:15pm Gentle Vinyasa w/ Michele of The Gentle Place
  • 1:15pm: Yogalates w/ Karen of The Gentle Place
  • 2:15: TBD Yoga