Cinema Verde is an international environmental film and arts festival now in its ninth year - the team works to broaden the reach of sustainability education and to help make the world a place where we want to live. 

The Cinema Verde Eco Fair is an event to inspire people to learn about taking action for health, compassion, and environmental sustainability through compelling films, expert discussions, and community members who are leading the way toward a sustainable future. 

Cinema Verde International Environmental Film and Arts Festival is a project of, an environmental news website created to inform about concerns and promote sustainable businesses, jobs, and resources, and Green Drinks Gainesville, a local chapter off an international networking group open to anyone interested in sustainable issues. 

The event is coordinated by founder and director, Trish Riley. This year, Cinema Verde is partnering with Solutionary Events for the Eco Fair on February 10th from Noon to 5:00 p.m. at Heartwood Soundstage!

Come enjoy meeting eco-friendly vendors, listening to live music, learning yoga, and experiencing life-changing films and discussions. Bring your kids to learn how to make eco-friendly crafts!

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Cinema Verde Environmental Film Festival

Solutionary Events


Going Vegan For Health with Vegan Coach Naomi Green


Cedar Lakes Woods and Gardens

Conservation Initiative for the Asian Elephant

Creative FX Face Painting

Gainesville Rabbit Rescue

Govinda's Cafe

John Coburn Tie Dyes

Keep Alachua County Beautiful

Noo Cow "Dessert without the hurt"

Rooterville Animal Sanctuary

Solutionary Species


12:00 Noah Mac Music

1:00 Earthman

2:00 Brian Brown

3:00 Michael Tamayo

4:00 The Front Porch Backsteppers


2:00 Yoga for Athletes with Zen Yoga

3:00 Yoga with Zen Vibe Yoga, LLC

4:00 BodyFlow with Barre Forte - Gainesville

Food Demo:

3:30 "Let's Roll Vegan Sushi Demo" with Certified Vegan Health CoachNaomi Green (with Going Vegan For Health)

Kids Zone:

12:00 p.m. Eco Paint Making (DIY)

1:00 p.m. Community Board Painting

2:00 p.m. Health Detectives

3:00 p.m. Make Your Own Eco-Friendly Jewelry

4:00 p.m. Make Your Own Upcycled Flower Pots


12:00 p.m. Eco Paint Making (DIY)

1:00 p.m. Healthy Skincare

3:30 p.m. Make Your Own Vegan Sushi with Chef Naomi Green with Going Vegan for Health

4:00 p.m. Make Your Own Seed Embedded Paper


  • Occurred Saturday, February 10th, 2018 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm


Heartwood Sound Stage

619 South Main Street
Gainesville, 32601


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