Earth Fest

Get ready for a week of engaging, hands-on, educational events celebrating the environment and sustainability. Dive into groundbreaking initiatives or dig in the dirt as you pot your own plant. Sift and winnow the latest research or sort and filter recyclables. Make career connections for your future or master sustainable techniques for your home.

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Earth Fest kicks off on Friday, April 19, with panel discussions, art and performances, a keynote address by Tony Reames, and more!

See the growing lineup — and register for the kickoff — today.

The Nelson Institute and Office of Sustainability extend sincere thanks to the following individuals and organizations for their partnership and support of Earth Fest: Alliant Energy, MGE, Laurie Carlson Progressive Ideas Forum, Holstrom-Kineke Environmental Studies Fund, and the University of Wisconsin Environmental Awareness Fund.


Apr 19 - 26 2024


Various locations