2011 Press

Elly Adeland, Calgary Herald: Bottled water rule at Folk Fest hits just the right note

Posted by Johanna on 26 July 2011

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Congratulations to the Calgary Folk Festival for their progressive action to go bottled water-free and support public tap water. The Folk Festival is a leader in music and now a Canadian leader in water justice initiatives. Communities across Canada have been working to enhance their local...

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CBC News: Calgary Folk Music Fest ditches bottled water

Posted by Johanna on 26 July 2011

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Calgary's Folk Music Festival is getting a little greener this year — organizers are no longer selling bottled water at the event. It is the latest green initiative at the festival, where compostable cups and recyclable plates are already fixtures.  Leor Rotchild is in charge of...

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