Celebrate Frederick

Celebrate Frederick: Green Neighbor Festival

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Green Neighbor Festival

Saturday, May 20 and Sunday, May 21
Noon-5 PM | Culler Lake in Baker Park, Frederick, MD
West Second Street & West College Terrace

Presented by Hood College’s Center for Coastal and Watershed Studies (CCWS) and the Friends of Baker Park.

Formerly the Green Neighbor Forum, the 2-day festival will promote environmental sustainability and “green” practices to protect land, water, and energy resources. Held in conjunction with Celebrate Frederick’s Behind the Garden Gates Tour, the festival will be located around Baker Park’s Culler Lake and will feature an educational walking tour of the newly restored lake structures, eco-friendly vendors, family-friendly activities, a tree tour, a fish release and more!

Make sure to pick up a copy of the Festival Guidebook at the event!

Don’t miss these exciting special events being planned on both days of the Festival!

Saturday, May 20th Sunday, May 21st
Culler Lake Tour Self-guided.  Map and station info can be found in the Festival Guidebook. Self-guided.  Map and station info can be found in the Festival Guidebook.
Tree Tour 1 & 3 PM 1 & 3 PM
Sunfish Release 12:30 PM, 1:30 PM, 2:30 PM, 3:30 PM & 4:30 PM 12:30 PM, 1:30 PM, 2:30 PM, 3:30 PM & 4:30 PM

2017 Green Neighbor Festival Vendors
Celebrate Frederick Purchase your tickets for the annual Beyond the Garden Gates Garden Tour!
Frederick County Office of Sustainability
Friends of Baker Park
Hood College Center for Coastal and Watershed Studies
Friends of Waterford Park
Bartlett Tree Experts
Frederick County Master Gardeners
Frederick County Beekeepers Association
Wood Eye Wood Products
Randies Candies
Direct Energy Solar
Stream Link Education
Scott Key Center
The Tower Garden
The Common Market
Envision Frederick
Munro Properties
Terressentials Organic
Summer Creek Farm
Clean Water Frederick
The Bee Connection
The Lucy School

Vendor Registration

Vendor applications are no longer being accepted for the 2017 festival.

A vendor space includes a 11′ x 11′ area, a basic descriptive listing (no logo) and identification on the festival map in the GNF Guidebook. Vendors may reserve more than one space, if desired.
Vendors may upgrade their listing to a half- or full-page sponsorship ad.

  • Early Bird Registration Price: $75 For-Profit/$65 Not-for-Profit Organizations until March 31, 2017
  • After March 31st Registration Price is $100 For-Profit/$75 Not-for-Profit Organizations
  • Final Registration Deadline is April 21,2017

For more information contact Festival organizers at hudson@hood.edu or visit the Green Neighbor Festival website.