Boston - Earth Fest this weekend!
18th Annual Radio 92.9 EarthFest returns Saturday, May 21, 2011
LIVE’s Ed Kowalczyk, OK Go to Headline Celebration of the Earth
The 18th Annual Radio 92.9 EarthFest will return to DCR’s Hatch Memorial Shell in Boston on May 21st, 2011 with a line-up that includes LIVE’s Ed Kowalczyk, OK Go, Sponge and Atomic Tom. Presented by Whole Foods Market, the free festival is a celebration for the Earth, showcasing national and local music acts, environmentally friendly products and local non-profit environmental organizations. Performances on the main stage will begin at 11:30 a.m.
The Radio 92.9 EarthFest will also feature Kids’ Planet – an interactive family area. Kids’ Planet will feature performances from Dan Zanes, Sarah Wheeler & Little Groove, RhymeZweLL, Vanessa Trien & the Jumping Monkeys and student performers from Zumix. Performances at Kid’s Planet begin at 10 am.
More than 100,000 people are expected to attend the festival, which will feature environmental activities, educational displaces, exhibits and more, designed to raise awareness information about different environmental issues facing the planet. Casella Waste Systems will manage a comprehensive recycling program onsite and Mass Bike will be onsite staffing a free bike-valet program, offering concertgoers an alternative to driving to the festival.
Main Stage Performance Schedule
11:30 a.m. – From the Ground Up
12:00 noon – Atomic Tom
1:15 p.m. – Sponge
2:30 p.m. – OK Go
3:45 p.m. – Ed Kowalczyk
Kids Planet Performance Schedule
10:15 a.m. – Zumix
11:15 a.m. – RhymeZweLL
12:15 p.m. – Sarah Wheeler & Little Groove
1:30 p.m. – Vanessa Trien
3:00 p.m. – Dan Zanes
The 18th Annual Radio 92.9 EarthFest is accessible by MBTA. Concertgoers can take the Green Line to Arlington Street or take the Red Line to Charles Street / MGH. For more information about the 18th Annual Radio 92.9 EarthFest, listen to Radio 92.9 FM or visit www.earthfest.com.
See you at the show!