We're happy to announce our 2023 exhibitors!
Action for Animals
Aurora, IL | 630-566-5996
AFA operates under the simple principle that animals do not exist for humans to eat, wear, experiment on, or use for entertainment. We promote a Vegan lifestyle. AFA strives to end animal suffering through educational outreach, demonstrations, and media involvement.
Aurora Bicycle, Pedestrian
and Transit Advisory
Aurora, IL | 630-256-4636
We would like to engage the Aurora community about their bicycling habits and about improvements they would like to see in Aurora; to offer information on safety, maps, and making a bicycle commute easier. We will conduct brief safety checks on actual bikes and pass out bike lights.
Aurora Public Library
Aurora, IL | 630-264-4145
Promoting our services, including digital and online formats, as well as upcoming events and programs. Emphasis will be on the ways the library supports preservation of the environment, reduces waste, and encourages communal resource sharing. We will likely have library card registration available, too.
The ComEd Energy Efficiency Program provides instant discounts, rebates,
home and facility assessments, technical services and whole-building
solutions to help customers reduce energy use.
We'll be giving away brochures and assorted ComEd giveaways.
Forest Preserve District of Kane County
Geneva IL | 630-762-2741
Preserve and Protect, Restore and Restock the Natural Areas in Kane County for the Enjoyment of all its Citizens
We will highlight environmental education, volunteer opportunities and recreational opportunities at preserves in and around the Aurora community.
Fox Valley Citizens for
Peace and Justice
Elgin, IL | 847-742-1406
We strive to promote a culture of peace, a stronger democracy, a healthy environment, and social and economic justice through education, dialogue, and action. We believe growing global corporate domination is the main obstacle to achieving these goals.
Aurora, IL | 630-896-5133
GROOT GREEN has always been more than just a color to us. It is the cornerstone of our attitude
with regard to how we value our environment. Clean, well maintained, DOT-certified trucks highlight our commitment to the residents and businesses we serve. Professional uniformed and trained drivers operate with efficiency, practicality and the courtesy expected.
Friends of the Fox River
Elgin, IL | 815-377-3616
The mission of the Friends of the Fox River is to preserve, restore and protect the Fox River Watershed’s resources by connecting people with nature through education, research, restoration and advocacy.
Illinois Solar Energy Association
Elk Grove Village, IL
The Illinois Solar Energy Association (ISEA) Solar House is a self-contained
demonstration lab containing photovoltaic (pv) panels.
New Lenox, IL | 815-485-2259
We Love Bats
With our experience and knowledge, we want to dispel the myths surrounding these misunderstood creatures. The performer will display two different species of live fruit bats and at least one striped skunk, sugar glider, opossum and small reptiles.
Independence Renewable Energy
Sandwich, IL | 815-250-6180
We are a solar power installation company specializing in residential & commercial applications.
We are also fully licensed electrical contractors.
We will have a full size solar panel for guests to view, along with valuable information about solar power,
how it works, and the financial benefits of installing solar power on your home or business.
If that isn't enough, we have awesome sunglasses and great smiles. :)
League of Women Voters Aurora Area
Aurora, IL | 630-337-0273
www.lwvauroraarea.org (Coming Soon)
The League of Women Voters is a nonpartisan political organization that encourages the informed and active participation of citizens in government, works to increase understanding of major political policy issues, and influences public policy through education and advocacy.
Sierra Club Valley of the Fox
Aurora, IL | 630-605-9244
Our Motto is "Explore, Enjoy, Protect"
Educational information about Sierra Club's important work on conservation and legislation. Sierra Club has outings for exploring and enjoying the outdoors, and conservation and activist opportunities to protect our precious planet.
Aurora, IL | 630-862-5013
At Sunrun, we know there is a better way. By generating and storing energy in our homes, we can share power across neighborhoods and our entire energy system. We have been building this future for over a decade, and every year it grows brighter. Now is the time to make your own energy. Share it with your neighbors. Build a clean, affordable, reliable future for the whole nation.
Sustainable Aurora Mayor's Advisory Board
Aurora, IL | 630-256-4636
Make recommendations to the City Council and the Mayor's Office for programs or actions designed to implement the recommendations contained in the City Sustainability Plan. Provide a forum for addressing public concerns related to sustainable and environmental policies and practices. Promoting a local movement, partnering with motivated stakeholders, establishing implementation priorities, identifying financing opportunities, and engaging local residents. Provide input on sustainability policies and practices that reflect the community values. Assist the City Council and the Mayor's Office in balancing community priorities and resources by advising them on sustainability issues.
Waldorf School of DuPage
Warrenville, IL | 630-836-9400
Waldorf education is a holistic teaching method that doesn’t just rely on intellect but rather engages a child’s entire being for learning. Every subject is taught through art, music, movement, and story, allowing students with a variety of learning styles to thrive and achieve deeper comprehension.
Review some of our previous vendors from our 2019 Aurora GreenFest!
Our Mission: To Inspire 1 Billion Acts of Peace by 2020
The 'One Billion Acts of Peace' Campaign is an international global citizens' movement designed to
tackle the most important problems facing our planet. We started with a simple idea…
Everyone matters. Everyone can make a difference. And together, we are unstoppable.
Blue Aster Studio
Bloomington, IN | 812-929-9016
Nature Inspired Goods, Including:
Prints, Stickers, Buttons, and Tote Bags
Blue Aster Studio is a small design and printmaking company run by husband and wife team, David and Jennie Orr. Their work celebrates wildlife and the outdoors, inspired by their travels and nature observations.
Buffalo Grove, IL | 312-638-0800
We are 100% locally owned and exclusively install SunPower solar systems. We offer free in-home consultations where we come ready with a design and quote in just one visit. Homeowners can speak with our solar experts to get their questions about going solar in Illinois answered, and can schedule their free, no-obligation in-home consultation.
Chupacabra Puerto Rican Kitchen
Aurora, IL | 708-247-9305
Traditional Flavor with a Twist
We’ve been very blessed to have a family that loves to cook.
We're proud of the food we make and it's always important to us that our food is cooked with lots of LOVE (we love eating, remember).
Creation Care Team -
St. Katharine Drexel Parish
Sugar Grove, IL | 630-466-1149
but not limited to, Faith in Place and Catholic Climate Covenant.
Aurora, IL | 630-688-2022
Art Prints, Original Art, Stickers, Pins, Buttons and More
Dzhelasi is a local artist that is known for her adorable character style.
She can be found on instagram drawing up creepy cute designs, both digitally and traditionally.
Aurora, IL | 630-901-3362
Repair and Design Jewelry, Take Special Orders.
I create one of kind pieces of jewelry using all natural, semi-precious gem stones such as copper,
sterling silver, wood, shells and beach glass.
Fox River Academy of Music & Arts
Oswego, IL | 630-551-4321
Exceptional Educational Experience
At Fox River Academy, we offer an exceptional Art and Music educational experience for each student, provided by highly qualified instructors in a comfortable setting. Our classes are designed to create a positive and supportive learning environment that encourages students to reach or exceed their personal expectations and goals. Students from preschool through senior age are welcome; programs are available for beginners to advanced levels of study.
Local music student performances, and classical guitar by Ron and Ryan Stark.
Fox Valley Beekeepers Association
Far West Suburbs, IL | 630-423-6245
Fostering the Success of Area Beekeepers
We'll have an observation hive! The Fox Valley Beekeepers Association is a not-for-profit educational organization dedicated to enriching, energizing, engaging and/or disseminating information relating to all aspects of the biology of the honey bee, Apis mellifera.
Fox Valley Garden Club
Aurora, IL | 630-803-1067
Garden Enthusiasts from Numerous Local Suburbs
Monthly meetings (in Aurora) include informative speakers and sometimes crafts. Other activities include: philanthropy, field-trips, garden walks and plant-exchanges. We welcome newbies who want to learn.
Take home a packet of sustainable SEEDS, hand-collected by FVGC Members from our own gardens. Variety of choices, for both annual & perennial flowers. We're also happy to answer any plant advice questions. Grow with us!
Gandi The Juice Guru
Aurora, IL | 630-234-3414
We believe in juicing for the benefits it provides to our own and our customers' bodies.
But we also believe in our planet. We use compostable cups, lids,
and straws that are made out of plants and are 100% compostable.
Gerald Auto Group
North Aurora, IL | 630-907-0800
For over 70 years The Gerald Family has been dedicated to helping make a positive change in the lives of others by supporting our local communities and charitable organizations. We believe in the good work of the charities and groups we support and stand behind their efforts to make a difference in our communities.
Chicago Region, IL
IBEW Local 134, which represents more than 17,000 construction, communication, and
residential electricians in the Chicago region, works to improve workers’ rights, benefits and job
conditions. As the most highly trained in the industry, Local 134 electricians receive thousands of hours of classroom and on-the-job training, ensuring the highest standards of safety and expertise.
LeafFilter North of Illinois, LLC
Hudson, OH | 800-726-7703
LeafFilter Gutter Protection
Are you tired of cleaning your gutters? LeafFilter Gutter Protection is a permanent solution. Our micromesh gutter cover installs on top of existing gutters, eliminating gutter cleaning for life.
The Monochromatic Me Project
B&W Head Shots
A collaborative project between Jason and Randy consisting of B&W head shots that are reminiscent of old dime store photo booths. The photographs will capture the character and different expressions of people's faces in B&W, which will be posted in albums on their FaceBook page with selections to be used in future Photography / Art showings.
Aurora, IL | 630-209-1858
A variety of nature-themed paintings which consist of a colorful selection of plants and animals. Paint Envy is a brand new mobile paint and sip business that brings the party to you! Paint Envy also offers commissions for those who would prefer something personal.
Plant Based Nutrition Movement
Naperville, IL | 630-605-8902
The Power of Whole Food Plant Based Nutrition
Handouts, registration forms (for newsletter, coming events, etc.), "getting started guide" will be emailed to registrants. We are a non-profit organization on a mission to educate, inspire, and support people as they learn about the power of Whole Food Plant Based nutrition to prevent, even reverse, some of our most damaging chronic diseases.
Red Oak Nature Center
Batavia, IL | 630-299-5198
Ambassador Table with facility information and potential to include a live specimen and biofacts for visitors to explore
Chicago, IL | 708-320-9545
Skincare Products Made from Ingredients from the Earth
We are a skin care studio in Chicago that focuses on plant-based & purposeful skincare. We have a line of handmade, vegan-friendly, & plant-based items including scrubs, body butters, soaps, facial care, and more.
Aurora, IL | 773-383-9972
Simply Destinee is a youth inspired Dance Team that promotes suicide awareness in Memory of Destinee A. Oliva.
We are dedicated to caring for Aurora’s youth and inspiring positive development in their lives, families, and the community, helping overcome everyday challenges.
SOAR - Save Our American Raptors
Earlville, IL | 815-312-1206
SOAR's Purposes: educate the public on the importance of raptors and habitat; promote the scientific study of free-living raptors; train raptor handlers to help improve conditions for all raptors in captivity; help resolve human/raptor conflicts.
St. Luke's Christian Academy, Montgomery
Montgomery, IL | 630-881-5954
Serving Children from Preschool through 8th Grade. Providing Core Academics and Christian-Based Life Skills, Including Being Good Stewards of the Environment.
Our exhibit will feature scientific projects that are used in teaching the children the importance of caring for the environment. In the spirit of recycling, we will be distributing free value children's books to the children attending.
Sugar Grove, IL | 630-670-1794
Handcrafted Natural Bath, Body & Skincare Goods
Locally handcrafted natural bath, body & skincare products. Bath bombs, salt soaks, body butters, aromatherapy rollers, etc. - all chemical-free, made from scratch with mostly organic ingredients, and scented with therapeutic grade essential oils.
Schaumburg, IL | 708-522-9226
Solar Consultants Helping Homeowners Enroll in Programs that
Allow up to 70% Discounts from Federal and State Incentives
Free on the spot home energy assessment, or we will set a time and date to meet you in your home.
We will be giving out flyers and business cards and educating people on the benefits of going solar.
Also, we will have a drawing for a gift card or special item.
People can interact with our solar consultant team where we will be able to take them to the next step.
Aurora, IL | 773-951-3553
Hemp to Bring Balance Back to your Body
We use a CO2 extraction method to keep all the good stuff, and none of the bad stuff,
no solvents, and no pesticides. Our products are third party lab tested, and certificate of
analysis (COA) is available upon request.