2019 Piedmont Earth Day Fair

Saturday, April 13 from 10 AM to 4 PM
At the Winston-Salem Fairgrounds

Support the planet and celebrate with the community

Join Piedmont Environmental Alliance for the largest Earth Day celebration in central North Carolina. 
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.

Bike Ride to the Fair

Arrive by bike and receive a token for a free beer! 


Gold Sponsors 

  • Duke Energy/Piedmont Natural Gas    Foothills Brewing     Forsyth Country Day School    HanesBrands                       
  • The Montressori School of Winton-Salem

Silver Sponsors

  • Beta Verde/ Cobblestone Farmers Market     Modern Automotive   
  • NC Sierra Club Foothills Group
  • PART     Reynolda House Museum of American Art     Siemens Energy, Inc.    Temple Emanuel Winston-Salem    Triad Air Awareness

Bronze Sponsors

  • Forsyth Family Magazine      Forsyth Audubon Society
  • Piedmont Land Conservancy      Nu Expressions
  • Summit School       T.S. Designs
  • Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of WS      Yadkin Riverkeeper   

Environmental Debate & Education Program Sponsors

88.5 WFDD     Northwest Geoscience     Wells Fargo

Program Partners

Kaleideum      Sawtooth School for Visual Art

Friends of the Fair

  • a/perture cinema      Ethos Engineering     Express Graphics   Gallins Family Farm    Homes by Hamrick     Moutain Park Spring Water                            Triad Moms on Main     Wake Forest University EMS       
  • Stephanie Bennett     Tim & Karen Binkley     Valerie  & John Brockenbrough     Jack & Susan Campbell     Lila Cruikshank    Dedee Delongpre Johnston       Clare Fader     Jim & Nancy Fields     Anne & Will Fleeson     Richard & Jessica Gordon
  • Charlotte Hanes      Laura Hortal     Ed Hunsinger, Sr       Annie Jenkins      Mary & Randell Jones    Rajesh & Stephanie Kapileshwari     Terri LeGrand     Don Lendle     Josh & Janet Loew     Richard G. Moye Jr.     Lisa Northrop     Alan Palmiter     
  • Gus & Linda Preschle     Trevor Shelton     Allen & Jane Smart     John & Barbara Sprainitis     Sarah Squire     Nicole & Brian Stebbins     Bud Stentz     Claire & Randall Tuttle    Lei Zhang