Get Off the Grid Fest welcomes Strung Like a Horse to the Music lineup! Strung Like a Horse is a band whose music defies categorization. A gumbo jumble of country rock, folk blues and Gitano with more than a twist of circus fanfare thrown in for good measure, the group is led by the singing… Continue reading Meet Strung Like a Horse
Get Off the Grid Fest welcomes Jacquelyn Howard to the opening ceremony! Jacquelyn Howard has been honing her unique style of dance since first she ‘toured’ with the Grateful Dead in the mid-Eighties. A member of the Matabari Exotic Dance Company and the creator of “ Conflagration at Terrapin Station”-a choreo-tribute to the music of… Continue reading Meet Jacquelyn Howard
Workshops and Presentations listed Individually Dave “the Green Cowboy” Freeman, keynote speaker Contra Dance lessons Spiritual Ecology, Tom Blue Wolf Solar Hot Water and Space Heating Systems, Renewable Energy Southeast Off-Grid Solar in the Developing World, United Solar Initiative Soldier Fly Composting, Danny’s Dumpsters Breathing, Tama Innovative Utility Rate Restructuring, Canary Coalition Blue Horizon… Continue reading Workshops and Presentations
Get Off the Grid Fest welcomes Mountain View Farms/Mountainview Farms Project! We are Robert & Shaundra, a husband and wife team. Our farm is two in one: Mountainview Farms and the other side is Mountainview Farms Project! We are a regenerative agriculture farm that use Agroforestry, Aquaponics, and Hydroponic farming techniques. We custom build systems… Continue reading Meet Mountain View Farms!
Get Off the Grid Fest welcome Sol Driven Train to the Music lineup! Upbeat, down home jam band from Charleston, SC, with a New Orleans brass sound to the rhythm of the islands. Ward Buckheister on guitar, trombone and vocals, Russell Clarke saxophones and vocals, Matt Thompson bass and vocals,Wes Powers on drums, and Joel… Continue reading Meet Sol Driven Train
Get Off the Grid Fest welcomes Zanna Lee Sturm, author of Nutritional Healing: Listen to Your Body. "Learn the story behind how Zanna cured her son from Crohn's disease naturally and has applied gut health and nutritional therapy to combating most diseases." Zanna Lee Sturm is a holistic healer and educator/writer for Nature's Wealth: the… Continue reading Meet Zanna Lee Sturm
Get Off the Grid Fest welcomes Pure Fire Foods to the vendor lineup as well as the presentation tent ! PURE FIRE FOODS Fire Tonics are apple cider vinegar based medicinal tonics with up to 22 organic ingredients 7 medicinal mushroom extracts, gmo free, vegan and gluten free. Great for boosting your immune system. David… Continue reading Meet Pure Fire Foods!
Get Off the Grid Fest would like to welcome Janet Gillette! Janet Gillette, jazz-folk singer/songwriter is performing Saturday August 10th. She will be showcasing her new album, "tiny beads of red" and is delighted to be back in the Appalachian Mountains. “Singing is the closest thing to flying,” she says, and her songs not only… Continue reading Meet Janet Gillette, Jazz Folk Singer
Get Off the Grid Fest welcome Growing Wild Forest School to the Kid's Grid! Growing Wild Forest School is an all-outdoor, all-weather nature connection preschool for kids ages 3-6 located in West Asheville. Human beings evolved to learn primarily through play in mixed-age groups in natural settings, and our brains and bodies still require those… Continue reading Meet the Growing Wild Forest School
Get Off the Grid Fest would like to welcome Jeff Super to the stage! Jeff Sipe has commanded ‘the throne’ on a thousand drum risers, setting the beat for audiences from coast to coast on this continent and all around Europe with his elegant and inventive percussive style. His recent tour with Warren Haynes’s classical… Continue reading Meet Jeff Sipe!