Join the celebration of everything organic and green at the Organicfest!
Asheville Greenworks, an affiliate of Keep America Beautiful, is a volunteer-based organization working to achienve a Clean and Green Asheville and Buncombe County through community organizing, educating and environmental stewardship.
Asheville Greekworks is partnering with the Organicfest to “green” present a low-impact, green event. We are committed to working closely with all our partners to plan and implement a festival which will reflect green event best practices.
Gran Fondo National Championships Gran Fondo Asheville on September 7, 2014 offers an amazing cycling experience through the beautiful mountains surrounding Asheville. The event offers courses covering 30, 60 and 110 mile journeys with highlighted timed sections for a competitive experience. After the ride stick around for the great finish into Organicfest.
Mountain Rose Herbs Providing exquisite quality organic herbs, spice, teas, essential oils, and other herbal miscellany. OTCO certified organic processor and distributor specializing in strictly organics, with a strong and committed emphasis on sustainable agriculture. Order online or request a free catalog. PO Box 50220, Eugene, OR 97405
Katuah Market Katurah Market is a full-service community grocery store located in the Biltmore Village area of South Ashevlle offering local, organic groceries, prepared foods, baked goods, wine, artisan foods and more. Visit Katuah Market and for soul satisfying and body nourishing foods and drinks. www.katuahmarket.com
Pisgah Brewing Company
Pisgah Brewing company uses organic grains and whole hops to make their brew. Come on down to the Organicfest Good Brew Garden sponsored by Pisgah and taste the goodness for yourself! www.pisgahbrewing.com
Great Eastern Sun Great Eastern Sun brings you locally made, traditionally crafted Miso Master Organic Miso along with other high quality affordable organic and natural Asian foods. Visit their booth at Organicfest, say hello, get recipe ideas, and sample some of their foods! 828.418.0408www.great-eastern-sun.com
Miso Master Miso Miso Master Miso is American made, traditionally crafted miso made with the finest quality certified organic, gluten-free, kosher ingredients. 828.418.0408www.great-eastern-sun.com
880 am The Revolution Asheville’s Progressive Talk
880am The Revolution is Asheville’s Progressive Talk radio featuring radio shows such as Virato Live!, Isla Earth Radio Show, Kim Komando...Local and national news, events, podcasts and more. 828.257.2700
Natural Lifestyle Mail-order Market
Your source for the finest organic foods, organic teas, cookware (Silit enamel cookware from Germany!), natural and vegetarian cookbooks, macrobiotic supplies, organic clothes, natural homecare, bodycare products, natural health books and music delivered to your door! Natural Lifestyle specialize in personal service for all your natural lifestyle needs offering catalog and online shopping.
Organic Shopper eMagazine The Organic Shopper is a organic shopping and lifestyle emagazine featuring organic news, special events, articles on organic: shopping, cooking, living, home, health, fitness... Also includes actions that we can take with our wallet to promote and protect organics!
Silit ~ Organic Cookware! Silit is the finest natural cookware in the entire world! Cooking is simply a pleasure with Silit ceramic cookware from Germany. Made from a high-gloss, ultra-hard, nickel-free, anti-bacterial ceramic with a steel core. The perfect cookware for the natural cook and people with allergies.
Imagine Center, Inc
The Imagine Center presents our eco-friendly, family fun filled Imagine Organic Kidz Area with nature, good bug and garden crafts made from recycled materials, music and entertainment for the whole family as well as kid-friendly organic refreshments and the popular “Bee” a Bug (or Garden Fairy) Parade at 1pm.828-253-2267
Bring the kids and join the “Bee” a Bug (or Garden Fairy) Organicfest Pollinator Parade at 1pm. Come early to make parade crafts!
98.1 the River 98.1 the RIVER (WOXL-HD2) is all about the music, playing 30 years of tracks from established superstars like Dave Matthews Band, Van Morrison, Jackson Brown plus the best newer artists like Ray LaMontagne, Mumford and Sons, and the Raconteurs. The RIVER’s never-ending mission is to serve Asheville’s musically adventurous adults that live independently of the masses. For more information about 98.1 the RIVER, visit www.981theriver.com
Greenlife Grocery is a full-service, community oriented grocery store. We pride ourselves with selling only the highest quality natural, local, and organic products possible, while maintaining strict standards and translucency. www.wholefoods.com/stores/asheville
Earth Fare Earth Fare’s mission is to feed and inspire the healthy person inside us all. With stores in 9 states, Earth Fare offer everything from ready-to-go meal options, local organic fruits & vegetables, and full service meals, bakery and deli departments. What really sets them apart is what they don’t have: products with artificial colors or growth hormones in their animal foods or dairy. Visit their stores in Asheville!www.earthfare.com
Organicfest Media Sponsors
The Laurel of Asheville A guide to Asheville, Biltmore, and the surrounding areas. Each month is filled with articles, advertisements, and features dedicated to supporting Asheville’s culture, commerce and community. In addition to each month’s feature sections, the Laurel of Ashevlle contains monthly Events Calendars, Restaurant Guides, Maps of Downtown Asheville and surrounding communities, Advertiser information at your fingertips.www.thelaurelofasheville.com
Asheville.comis a comprehensive guide to Asheville and the surrounding WNC area, providing information on lodging, activities, movies, local news, restaurants, attractions, and much, much more. Asheville.com receives monthly visits from over 100,000 distinct viewers, making it the top-ranked web site in Western North Carolina. 828.253.2880
Hendersonville.comis a comprehensive guide to Hendersonville and the surrounding WNC area, providing information on lodging, events, activities, movies, local news, restaurants, attractions, and much, much more. Asheville.com receives monthly visits from over 12,000 distinct viewers, making it the top-ranked web site in the Hendersonville area.828.253.2880
Mountain Xpress Asheville’s Organic Newspaper with independent news, arts and events for Asheville and Western North Carolina with a mission to contribute to the health of our community by promoting an active, thoughtful citizenry that is committed to lifelong learning. We strive to do this by publishing fair, balanced and colorful journalism. We focus on local politics, civic issues and the area's vibrant arts and entertainment scene – reporting the news with a magazine flair.
Natural Awakenings - Healthy, Holistic, Earth-Friendly Living Magazine
The Indie/Traveling Bonfires
Sheville.org of Western North Carolina
Support of the Organicfest is provided by Sheville.org ~ an online community magazine promoting balance, collaboration, compassion and environmental stewardship ~ featuring a diverse network of business, arts, local events and more.
Shecology Shecology is a local Weaverville-based company that sells and makes 100% natural soap nut based cleaning products. Mother’s Little Helper Laudry Pills; local sourced wool dryer balls; handcrafted goats milk & soap nut soaps and golden soap nuts with helpful instructions on how to make an easy transition to soap nuts for an all natural household cleaning experience! Blue Ridge Natural seal of approval.
Arbonne We have health, wellness and beauty products with the best of the best plant based ingredients. All Vegan products, & never tested on animals. www.ultimaterelaxation.myarbonne.com
Art of Chiropractic We are accepting new patients. Come experience the difference between us and other Chiropractors in Asheville, you'll be glad you did. We accept most insurance. Payment plans to fit your needs. www.artofchiro.com
304-B New Leicester Hwy Asheville, NC 28806 828-575-9631 Hours: Mon-Thur 8-5 and Fridays 8-12
Appalachian Chapter of the American Society of Dowsers You are invited to attend, volunteer at, speak at, vend at, or provide services at the Spring Conference of the Southern Dowsers, which will run from Thursday, March 19, through Sunday, March 22. It will occur at the Kanuga Conferences Center in Hendersonville, NC. All the specifics are at our new website www.AppalachianDowsers.com
Asheville Bee Charmer Asheville Bee Charmer ... Asheville Bee Charmer is a local honey store with a honey tasting bar. We carry local honey as ... We carry bee themed products from t- shirts, body care, jewelry and art. www.ashevillebeecharmer.com/
Asheville Healer Beth Huntzinger, Reiki Energy Healer and Massage Therapist offering chair massage and reiki energy healing. www.ashevillehealer.com
Atlas Family Chiropractic Complimentary Posture Analysis. Free Brochures on proper Spinal Care. Questions and Answers area. www.atlasfamilychiropractic.com
Bee City USA Our booth will have a table of information about Bee City USA and pollinators. We will make wings and antennae for the kids to turn into bees. www.beecityusa.org
Bonny Bath Handcrafted bodycare that will nourish your body and soothe your soul. Made with love and joy in Asheville, NC. www.bonnybath.com/
Coconut Organics Coconut Organics aka The Coconut Company is home to organic coconut products, including: - CocoBacon vegan, organic coconut bacon - Plain Organic Coconut Chips - Raw Chocolate Coconut Chips. Based out of Arden, NC we will continue to introduce delicious gourmet organic coconut products from our organically certified kitchen. Visit www.HelloCoco.com for more info www.CoconutOrganics.com
Cache Bags High quality craftsmanship are paramount in creating functional, beautiful, and strong bags and caps. Each item is fully lined. With pockets in all the right places, you'll find these bags will suit your festive lifestyle. Re-purposed fabrics of varied styles, textures, and colors are carefully chosen to make each handmade creation one-of-a-kind. 828.254.5591www.danieleodesigns.com
Captain Ron’s Mind/Body Healing Touch Practice Healing Touch is an energy therapy in which practitioners consciously use their hands in a heart-centered and intentional way to support and facilitate physical, emotional, mental and spiritual health.
Earth Roots Apothecary Earth Roots Apothecary offers a variety of botanical treasures including natural skin and beauty care, herbal teas, therapeutic salves, bulk herbs and aromatherapy products. Our ingredients are organic or wildcrafted whenever possible and our packaging is recyclable or biodegradable. Our clinic in Historic Biltmore Village provides holistic herbal consultations. www.earthrootsherbal.com
Friends of the Smokies Friends of the Smokies is a non-profit organization to help maintain and improve the mission to preserve and protect the Great Smoky Mountains National Park Great National Park for all to enjoy. www.friendsofthesmokies.org
Tower Garden by Juice Plus The Tower Garden is an eco-friendly, green, aeroponic vertical growing system, in which crops of your choice can grow 33% faster while using only 1/10th of the water and land mass needed in traditional gardening....and toxic chemical free! www.trishgarden.com
Holistic Transformations Itchy Dog Solutions Christy Thompson, CPC, MLT, is a holistic wellness coach for pets and people. She teaches pet parents how to heal the root causes of skin and ear conditions naturally, and helps people with digestive problems transform bloating into energy. 828-989-9392 www.itchydogsolution.com www.myholistictransformations.com
GreenHands Healing Center Local Chiropractic office/healing center. Dr. Greenspan will offer free spinal screenings and health information along with our Acupuncturist/Naturopath Donna Smith who will be joining us. We will be giving away free reusable tote bags along with valuable stretches, exercises & samples. We will offer a free in-office exam to potential new clients. www.greenhandschiro.com
Isha Foundation / Isha Yoga The Isha Foundation is a world-class yoga center featuring classical hatha yoga programs, holistic Ayurvedic rejuvenation, and meditation classes from beginning to advance levels. For over 30 years, Isha Foundation has offered has offered the immense benefits of yoga and meditation to over 7 million people around the globe. For futher details visit www.ishausa.org
Living Web Farms Living Web Farms is an organic research and education farm network in Mills River NC. Our non profit oversees three farms, organic vegetable and greenhouse production, multi-species livestock, and alternative energy innovations. Living Web Farms offers year-round hands-on workshops in sustainable living and farming, and maintains a vast archive of educational multimedia, including radio and video of all workshops, available at www.LivingWebFarms.org
The Lucky Butterfly Eco-Friendly reusables and upcycles. Reusable sandwich and snack bags, cloth napkins and baby wipes. I also have some upcycled home furnishings. www.theluckybutterfly.com
MamaAfrica Designs We will have information about our organization as well as a table to display our fair-trade products. We also have two clothing racks to display our shirts and dresses. www.mamaafricadesigns.com
Nellie Bee Farm Nellie Bee Farms offers pure local honey,beeswax products, topbar beehives and nucs. We specialize in helping new beekeepers set up their new hives. we also have Shiitake mushrooms and farm fresh organic eggs. We sell renewable energy firelogs made from recycled clean, pure hardwood shavings from hardwood floor and furniture manufacturing.
Roote NC Roote NC is a North Carolina based non-profit that focuses on the promotion of local, organic foods across the Carolinas. All profits are returned to the community in form of scholarship. www.rootenc.com
Seedling Kids Hand Picked from nature organic Kids clothes with a garden flare. Texas grown organic cotton hand printed in NC. Since launching a small line of inspirational clothing in 2006, Seedling Kids has blossomed, now including onesies, t-shirts, dresses and pants. The collection is available in retail locations across the country. Plus Organic Essential Oils to keep Mom healthy, with diffusers, books and scents that will leave you feeling GREAT! 910.508.8724 www.seedlingkids.com
Silvermoon Chocolate Silvermoon Chocolate will be selling raw, organic, dairy-free, superfood infused, high nutrient, cacao treats! www.silvermoonchocolate.com
Merrimon Family Chiropractic Musculoskeletal screenings-using high-tech software to detect and measure the electrical output in the muscles along the spine. Each participant id educated with an analysis of their complimentary reading and how it relates to the functioning of the Nervous System and their current state of physical and mental performance. www.merrimonchiropractic.com
Mountain Well-Being Mountain Well-Beingâ€s colloidal silver, colloidal gold and colloidal copper products are found in finer health stores throughout the Southeast, such as Whole Foods,Â Earth Fare, Greenlife Grocery, Community Co-ops and many more across the US. www.mountainwellbeing.com
Soulfully Salvaged Paper Arts Jewelry made from recycled magazine and coat them with a non-toxic lacquer and mix them with beads, semi-precious beads and other stones. www.etsy.com/shop/SoulfullySalvaged
SilvenSong Tree Essences Offering a new line of Essences, similar to Flower Remedies, made from tree leaves. Energy medicine for the heart and soul. Great for Adults and children in easy to take dropper bottles made of Miron violet glass. Grounding, stabilizing and energizing for personal growth and support. www.silvansong.com
Sleight Family Farm Several varieties of fresh microgreens, and cold-pressed wheatgrass and barleygrass juice.www.sleightfamilyfarm.com
Sow True Seed Sow True Seed is an open-pollinated, non-hybrid, GMO-free vegetable, herb, and flower seed company specializing in heirloom, organic, and traditional Southern Appalachia varieties. We also offer seasonal plant starts, seed garlic, onion plants, sweet potato slips, seed potatoes and asparagus crowns at our retail store in downtown Asheville, NC. www.sowtruesseed.com
Thomas Family Chiropractic Thomas Family Chiropractic are dedicated to helping you achieve your wellness objectives -- combining skill and expertise that spans the entire chiropractic wellness spectrum. Dr. Lillian Thomas is committed to bringing you better health and a better way of life by teaching and practicing the true principles of chiropractic wellness care. www.drlillianschiropractic.com
Tomboy Organic Skincare Co. We have an intimate knowledge of plants and their healing properties, like the Shamans before us who taught the ancient ways, we believe that health is a function of a strong connection to the Earth. Specializing in organic plant-based skin care products for the Adventuress, from forest to face, our products are formulated with wild herbs, oils and butters: including Poison Ivy Salve, Muscle Fever, Climbing Jam, Bug Balm, Sun Relief and your favorites Clear Creek Foaming Cleanser, Nature Girl Facial Scrub, Sloppy Kiss Facial Moisturizer (vegan), Lilly Lotion (vegan), Hippie Chic Love Oil and the vegan lip tints and balms. www.tomboyskincare.com
Tower Garden Simplify gardening with the unique vertical aeroponic system, Tower Garden. No weeding, no bending it takes 10% of the water and space as traditional gardening with 30% more yield. This makes having organic fruits, vegetables and good health easy along with Juice Plus - whole food nutrition in capsules and chewies. www.smartsolution.towergarden.com
Yaupon Tea Company Wild Picked , American Yaupon Tea. An ancient native American Beverage providing Energy, Focus and Health. Like its South American cousins, Yerba Mate & Guayusa, Asi is naturally caffeinated (only Native source of Caffeine in the U.S.) and anti oxidant rich. Blended with all Native species like Aronia, Muscadine, Scuppernong and Yaupon Honey. www.drinkasi.com
Victoria’s Buttons One of a kind , all handcrafted jewelry centered around actual reclaimed Antique Clothing Buttons (Circa 1820-1950) Each piece comes with a brief researched history.
NC GreenPower NC GreenPower offers education on renewable energy and carbon offset projects that we support across the state through voluntary donations from citizens and businesses in North Carolina. Supporting these products leads to a cleaner, greener environment with sustainable energy sources. They also provide eco-friendly giveaways, such as kids activity booklets, recycle newspaper pencils and recyled paper pens. 919.857.9026www.ncgreenpower.org
Brother Wolf Animal Rescue Brother Wolf Animal Rescue is a No Kill organization in Asheville, North Carolina. We are a 501(c)(3) Tax Deductible Corporation (EIN: 20-8787719). In addition to offering services to our community including free spay/neuter assistance and a pet food pantry, our Behavioral Counseling and Youth Education programs help promote a better understanding of, and respect for, companion animals. www.bwar.org
Full Circle Farm Sanctuary
Full Circle Farm Sanctuary provides a loving lifetime home to individual farmed animals who otherwise would face horrific suffering and violent deaths. We also work to educate the public as to the innate beauty, dignity and worth of each and every individual rescued animal. www.Facebook.com/FullCircleFarmSanctuary.com
Bettie’s Mobile Botique Bettie’s Mobile Botique is a locally owned and operated mobile botique in Asheville, NC, that is inside a 1972 camper that has been turned into a store. We are focused on selling regionally made jewelry and fashion accessories. www.bettiesmobilebotque.com
Snake, Rabbit and Snail a mobile bookstore specializing in the buying and selling of used children's books, and dedicated to the preservation of good reading affordable to all. www.snakerabbitandsnail.com
Faery Kiss Natural Soaps
Natural and very pretty soaps, lip balms and lotions.
Natural and very pretty soaps, lip balms and lotions.
Stone-Good Jewelry Natural stone jewelry made with naturally dyed leather, sterling silver, and stainless steel necklaces, earrings, bracelets, and rings. www.stonegoodjewelry.com
Kernal Mike’s Kettle Korn
Add Your Company Here! Yes, we have a few booth spaces available at the Organicfest celebration for your company or service. Click here to review and complete application or contact Debi Athos, debi(at)organicfest.org. 828.2337.6114