Piedmont Earth Day Fair

Support the planet and celebrate with the community

Piedmont Environmental Alliance hosts the largest Earth Day celebration and one-day environmental education event in the region. The fair includes great food and music, activities for adults and kids, and wonderful exhibitors who share ideas and products related to green living.
Thanks to the support of our sponsors and community partners, the Piedmont Earth Day Fair is a FREE event. 
The next fair will be Saturday, April 22, 2017 at the Winston-Salem Fairgrounds.

 Exhibit at the Fair Volunteer at the Fair

PEApod Pass

New this year!

Support Piedmont Environmental Alliance and environmental education by buying a PEApod pass at the fair entrance.

$5 for popcorn, fresh lemonade, and face-painting

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.

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.

Community Bike Ride ot the Fair

More information coming soon.


Piedmont Earth Day Fair 2017 Sponsors

Gold Sponsors 

  • Foothills Brewing
  • The Montessori School of Winston-Salem    Porsche of Greensboro
  • Summit School    Wake Forest Innovation Quarter 
  • Zoë b Organic

Silver Sponsors

  • Modern Automotive
  • NC Sierra Club Foothills Group
  • North State Environmental, Inc    Ozone Waste Solutions
  • PART
  • Shine Time Car Wash      Siemens Energy, Inc.   Temple Emanuel Environmental Movement (TEEM)
  • Triad Air Awareness 

Bronze Sponsors

  • Cobblestone Farmers Market/Beta Verde     Express Graphics
  • Forsyth Family Magazine
  • Forsyth Audubon Society
  • Habitat for Humanity of Forysth County
  • Long Family Farm, LLC       Mast General Store          Northwest Geoscience, PC
  • Nu Expression
  • ReNu Energy Solutions        T.S. Designs
  • USGBC North Carolina Chapter         Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of WS         Village Juice

Friends of the Fair

  • Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority - Phi Omega Chapter      a/perture cinema     Ethos Engineering     Gallins Family Farm    Goslen Printing    Moutain Park Spring Water     The Olio    Triad Moms on Main     Nick Hristov & Louise Allen     Tim & Karen Binkley     Jack & Susan Campbell     Jim & Nancy Fields     Anne & Will Fleeson     Gayle Goldsmith Tuch     Bobbie Gordon     Jamie & Greg Huss-Jambeck     Eloise Johnson       Mary Jones       Rajesh Kapileshwari     Louis Koufman     John Brockenbrough & Valerie Lecoeur     Terri LeGrand     Bonnie LeGrand     Josh & Janet Loew     Megan Kilpatrick & Matthew Moen     Lisa Northrop     Gus & Linda Preschle     Darren Schwartz          Allison Brandy & David Scruggs     Trevor Shelton     Ciska Weber     Tanya Zanish-Belcher     Lei Zhang