The Return of Rock the Green
Since 2011, it's been Milwaukee's most sustainable music festival.
The music festival, strives to educate and empower the community to take actionable steps to live sustainably, raising awareness and showcasing zero waste efforts through waste reclamation, recycling and composting. It has earned the Travel Green Wisconsin Certification for sustainability practices and as a green destination.
The Pedal Power Stage presented by Responsible Battery Coalition was powered by bicycle power supplied by local cycling teams.
The Eco-Kids stage included presentations from Urban Ecology Center, OmTown Yogis, Beevangelist, Living Lands & Waters and Teens Grow Greens. Rock the Green featured sustainable, locally grown and healthy food vendors in the Farm to Fork area on the festival grounds.
Photos by Erol Reyal and Pat A. Robinson