Harrogate’s FREE Climate Action festival – CAFé

Event Date 2 October, 2021
Event Time 10:00 am
Event Location Harrogate College

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We’d love to invite you to the free launch event of the first ever Harrogate Climate Action Festival (CAFé), which is taking place on Saturday 2 October 2021 between 10am-4pm, at Harrogate College. There’s no need to book and everyone is welcome!

Not only will there be opportunities for you to meet new like-minded people and get involved in fun activities, but you’ll also be able to take part in important discussions and demonstrations about climate change, and how we can all play our part in making the world a better place.

10am-4pm: attendees will have the opportunity to visit the variety of exhibitors throughout the day, including:
  • a model passive house built on site
  • electric cars
  • a map of the world to walk on and follow technology journeys
  • models of different energy supplies
  • demonstrations of building and heating systems
  • information on how homes and businesses can change for the better
  • furry friends to play with whilst you learn about wool!
  • 11am- 12noon: during the event, there will be an official launch by the Mayor of Harrogate and all attendees can listen to keynote speakers including Professor of Earth Observation at the University of Leeds, Andy Shepherd, and Harrogate and Knaresborough MP, Andrew Jones.

    Exhibitors include: 

    • Techbuyer
    • Ortial Technologies
    • Full Circle Funerals
    • Resurrection Bikes
    • North Yorkshire Rotters
    • Energy Oasis
    • Yorkshire Energy Systems
    • Pure Haus
    • Make it Wild
    • Ecofill
    • Co-Wheels Car Club
    • Harrogate Fair Trade Shop
    • Dog Eat Cog
    • Native Architects
    • Chameleon Technology
    • Harrogate Transdev
    • Longlands Common
    • Pinewoods conservation
    • Advanced Product Services
    • Corn Close Care Farm
    • Nidd gorge
    • Zero Carbon Harrogate
    • Big Green Beard
    • Harrogate Borough Council
    • Harrogate College
    • Better Homes Yorkshire
    • Harrogate Climate Coalition
    • Leeds Conservatoire
    • James McKay – Artist
    • Environmental Smart
    • e Dub Services LTD

    The launch event will explore the answers to “What does the future look like?”.

    We are now inviting exhibitors from across the country to be a part of this event and showcase their work. Bringing together students, educators, industry professionals and members of the community, this event is a great opportunity to display your achievements in the green economy, reveal new technological developments or future skill requirements.

    You can showcase changes you are making to limit climate change and benefit nature and wildlife. This is a chance for businesses and organisations to help attendees explore sustainability in action. Anything that helps our community discover what the future looks like!

    Join us on Saturday 2 October 2021, 10am to 4pm at Harrogate College.

    This event is sponsored by Techbuyer.