Festival Activities

Join us on Framingham Centre Common for music, food, education, green resources, and community connections!

Vendors: See over 75 exhibitors including local artisans, green products, alternative energy, community groups, health and fitness, home improvement, food, music and more! Click here for the full listing of Vendors!

Recycling:  Please check Recycling Details page for more information.

Workshops + Demo’s: Full list found here

Places you CAN Park:

  • Learning Center for the Deaf lower lot (25 Kellogg St). We ask that if you are able to make the 5 minute walk from this lot to the festival that you park here to leave closer spots for those who need them.
  • First Parish Church (24 Vernon St.)

Places you CAN Park AFTER 1PM

  • Northeast Community Bank (35 Edgell Road St).

Accessible parking ONLY:

  • Village Hall Parking Lot (the lot next to the common)

Places you CANNOT Park:

  • Anywhere on Vernon St.
  • Anywhere on Edgell Rd.
  • Village Hall Parking Lot
  • Plymouth Church (87 Edgell Rd)

Climate Center: The Framingham Earth Day team in partnership with the First Parish Climate action team will be hosting the “Climate Center” with these activities:

  • 12:30pm to 2pm: Ask a Climate Expert: Ask any climate related question of one of our experts.
  • Climate Friendly Scavenger Hunt – Find climate friendly vendors and fill in our worksheet. Bring your filled out scavenger hunt back to the climate center for a prize!
  • How to live a more climate friendly lifestyle handout: 30+ ways that we can all make small differences at home.
  • Climate Friendly Collabatorive Art Display

Music: Live, Local MUSIC starting at 11:00 AM – Presented by Centre Music House

Speakers: Listen to some local folks talk about Climate related topics

  • 11:45 – Representative Walsh + Senator Spilka – Bigger picture of climate change in the Commonwealth
  • 12:45 – Donna Kramer Merritt – Ask a Climate Change Expert
  • 1:45 – Mike Croci + Alex Volfson – Making a different in your community

Food: We will have lots of food options for the whole family!

Yoga and Fitness: We will have several classes for you to Enjoy throughout the day

  • 11:30am – 12:00pm – Gentle Yoga (The Gentle Place)
  • 12:00pm – 1:00pm – Mystic Fitness Kid’s Yoga class (all kids are welcome to join)
  • 1:00pm – 1:30pm – Laughter Yoga (The Gentle Place)
  • 1:30pm – 2:00pm – Cardio Dance Class (Framingham Fitness)

Kids: As always we will have Green activities specifically designs for kids

  • Recycled art table: Make things using recycled materials 🙂
  • Make a pinecone bird feeder
  • “What is recyclable?” game – using beanbag toss games
  • Coffee filter art
  • Make your own play dough