HIGHER GROUND FAIR SHELTER & ENERGY

Earth Ship

What is an Earth Ship? An Earth Ship is a brand of passive solar earth shelter that is made of both natural and up-cycled materials, such as earth-packed tires. Come out and see an informational demo of Earth Ship building, learn about their design, function and livability with Dom Frausto’s exhibit. Also learn about projects with Earth Ship Biotechture in Puerto Rico. 

https://www.earthshipglobal.com/puerto-rico

 

Cumberland Buildings and Harmony Solar 

Eager to know if solar energy really works, is practical and affordable for everyday personal or small business needs? Harmony Heating and Solar will be on display and ready to share how the sun is ready to be a part of a sustainable future for all of us. On display and ready to talk all weekend in the center of the fair!

https://www.harmonysolar.com

Colorado Straw Bale Association

COSBA is committed to expanding and sharing knowledge, experience and techniques for straw bale and sustainable building. COSBA promotes quality building practices and serves as a resource to building professionals and homeowners.

https://coloradostrawbale.org

Alliance for Renewable Energy

Our mission is to transition our communities to renewable energy based on scientific data, economic fairness, public education and support. Our vision is a community that sustains it's energy needs though renewable and sustainable energy.

http://www.allianceforsustainableenergy.org

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about us

The Higher Ground Fair celebrates rural Rocky Mountain living - the traditional to the innovative - with the goal of a better future for all of us. The organizers have a commitment to find, showcase and promote music, agriculture, art, culture, and food from the six Rocky Mountain states of Colorado, Idaho, Montana, New Mexico, Utah, Wyoming and the Native First Nations that also call this region home. The fair is brought to you by and benefits the nonprofit work of Feeding Laramie Valley and Action Resources International.

2019 dates & hours

Saturday, September 21: 9 a.m.- 6 p.m.

Sunday, September 22: 9 a.m.- 4 p.m.

Contact

Mailing Address

PO Box 536

Laramie, WY 82073

Office

968 N 9th St

Laramie, WY 82072

Get in Touch

info@highergroundfair.org

307-223-4399

fair location:

Albany County Fairgrounds

3510 South 3rd Street

Laramie, WY 82070