Eco Blast 2009

Where can you see the New Honda Insight?

Get Mom an Organic Manicure?

Let the kids run through the Free Survivor Obstacle Course?

Win an item signed by a celebrity?


Saturday, May 9th


Eco Blast is a community-wide family event hosted by Encinitas Country Day School, designed to excite and educate people on the small ecological changes    that make a big difference to our planet.  This event celebrates our families, our community and our world…ensuring a healthy Earth for the children of tomorrow.

Innovation Station: Discover a greener vehicle. The brand new Honda Insight and the Hybrid Honda Civic will be on display with experts to answer all of your questions. Discuss the pros and cons of converting a car to biodiesel. Smart San Diego will also be joining us with their Smart ForTwo, along with electric cars from Cardiff Classic Cars.  

Moving Forward Together: Backyard Organics, Meritage Winery, Pazzo di Terra and others will have demonstrations and products to show how to make your home and your world greener!  In the library Nan Sterman will speak on her acclaimed “Bye, Bye Grass"

Live International Stage: Standup comedian Lisa Sundstedt will MC the live stage as we travel around the world with international song and dance right in our own backyard.  Acts include the Dragon Knights Stilt Walkers, The Strange Woods, Recipe and more. 

Salt of the Earth:  Hip, organic, responsible vendors such as Green Edge Kids, Cool Planet and EcoSoluble will offer you the finest in Earth Friendly goods.

Young Earth Warriors be Prepared: Kids play all day for free.  Run the Survivor obstacle course, bounce in the bounce house, create art out of recycled goods. Play old fashion earth friendly games such as tug of war and  sack races with the Extreme Fun DJs rockin’ tunes!  Henna tattoos and face painting will also be available.

Authors, Authors Everywhere: Book signing in our author's corner! Fantastic local authors including Mary Goulet author of It's All About You!, Diane Welch - Images of America, Gretchen Wendel-Becka and the Big Bubble, Scott Stanley -The Leaves, plus many more.

Who Says Nothing is for Free: Items signed by the BIGGEST names in SKATING, SURFING and entertainment such as Tony Hawk, Shaun White, Taylor Knox and Anna Faris! Win a week of summer camp for the kids, a spa treatment for mom or a dinner for dad plus cool gear from Volcom, Roxy, Reef and Demos!  Why you ask?  To THANK YOU for celebrating and learning with us as we take the next step in protecting our environment! 


Name Sales End Price
Eco Blast 2009 Ended Free

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