Second annual Mayor’s Autumnal Green Fair to kick off in downtown Ann Arbor

Credit: City of Ann Arbor

ANN ARBOR – Join more than 40 nonprofits and exhibitors on Friday, Oct. 7 to celebrate all things sustainable in Tree Town.

Starting at 6 p.m. on Main Street, the Mayor’s Green Fair will focus on several themes including plant-based foods, clean water, solar technologies and green transportation.

Attendees can join a parade (costumes encouraged!), get a stamp for free ice cream at Washtenaw Dairy, meet Leslie Science & Nature Center’s birds of prey, listen to artist Ki5 and play games to win prizes.

Those interested in learning about electric transportation can stop by an e-cargo bike show to test bikes and get free pumpkins.

Here’s the schedule:

  • 6 p.m.: Parade for the Planet
  • 6:30 p.m.: Ki5
  • 7:30 p.m.: e-cargo Bike Show
  • 8 p.m. : games, quizzes and prizes

Those interested in volunteering can email contact

The Mayor’s Green Fair has been held in Ann Arbor for 17 years, according to officials. In 2021, the city added the Mayor’s Autumnal Green Fair.

Learn more here.

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