Piedmont Earth Day Fair

Support the planet and celebrate with the community - Saturday, April 21 at the Winston-Salem Fairgrounds

Food! Music! Environmental Education! Fun!
Join us at the largest Earth Day celebration in central North Carolina. 
Rain or Shine!
 
Thanks to the support of our sponsors and community partners, the Piedmont Earth Day Fair is a FREE event. 
 
Enter the fair through Gate 5 on Deacon Blvd.
 
 

Directions to the Fair

The Piedmont Earth Day Fair is held at the Winston-Salem Fairgrounds (formerly Dixie Classic Fairgrounds), just minutes from downtown Winston-Salem. Enter the fairgrounds through Gate 5 off Deacon Boulevard and park in the Midway Lot.

Click here for a map - remember, enter off Deacon Blvd Gate 5 and park in the Midway Lot.

From the West

Take I-40 East to Business 40, exit Silas Creek Parkway, Exit 2B, and follow the signs north to the fairgrounds/Coliseum area. Take a right on University Pkwy and turn left on Deacon Blvd. Enter the fairgrounds at Gate 5 and park for FREE in the Midway Lot.

From the East 

Follow Business 40 to US 52, take exit 111A for 28th Street. Turn left onto 28th Street.  Turn right on University Parkway and Right on Deacon Blvd.  Enter the fairgrounds at Gate 5 and park for FREE in the Midway Lot.  

NOTE:  Exhibitors will use Gate 9 on 27th Street NW for Set up/Break down and park in our designated Vendor Parking.  

 

Alternative Transportation

Get to the fair by bus or bike!

Bus Route 89
Route 89 leaves from the downtown Transportation Center on the half-hour starting at 8:30AM. The bus stops at the Goodwill on University near the Coliseum, a short walk to the Fairgrounds.
 

Return to the downtown Transportation Center at 15 minutes past the hour starting at 9:15AM.  The bus picks up at the Speedway gas station at the corner of Coliseum and University.

For more information on Route 89, please click here.

Community Bike Ride to the Fair

Arrive by bike and receive a token for a free beer! Travel your own route or join a group ride to the fair at 9AM on Saturday Morning. Here are routes:

West

  • Starts in Lewisville where CycleTherapy used to be
  • 12.7 miles total one way
  • Makes a stop at the Lowe’s food shopping center at the corner of Robinhood and Peace Haven

https://ridewithgps.com/routes/27037423

South

  • Starts at the Zaxby's on Peters Creek Pkwy
  • 8.5 miles total one way
  • Makes stops at the Food Lion at the corner of Clemmonsville and Peters Creek and UNCSA

https://ridewithgps.com/routes/27037525

East

  • Starts at the Linville Rd parking lot at Salem Lake
  • 12.4 mile total one way
  • Makes a stop at WSSU

https://ridewithgps.com/routes/27045531