Get Off The Grid Fest
to Aug 20

Get Off The Grid Fest

A Brilliant Earthly Event for a once in a lifetime Cosmic Occurrence - August 18, 19 and 20, Union County Arena, Nottely Dam Road, Blairsville GA.

Sparked by the cosmic event of a total solar eclipse, Get Off The Grid Fest is an earthly community fair for renewable energy, sustainable lifestyle, safe food, wellness and brilliant homegrown music.

Features renewable energy expo, natural healing, earth tending, organic growing, eco-building, community building, kids' grid, poetry, dancing, yoga, healing arts, qigong and…GREAT MUSIC on two stages powered by renewable energy.

SPEAKERS – Dave “Green Cowboy” Freeman, Jeff Tiller, Tom Blue Wolf, Jeff “Barefoot Farmer” Poppen, Paul Arnold, Josh McCall and more…
MUSIC: Donna the Buffalo, Caroline Aiken, Strung Like a Horse, Natti Lovejoys, Gopher Broke, Elise Witt and more…

SPONSORS: Carborro Solar Works, Creative Solar USA, Earthkeepers, Faith Presbyterian, Heartwood Health, Art and Yoga, Horseshoe Bend Farms, L.E.J. Recordings, Love Power Company, Nuclear Watch South, Power2Choose, Tree Sound Studio, Unity of Blairsville, Yoga and Wellness of Blue Ridge

TICKETS: $30 for 3-day pass, $15 for 1-day pass at gate. $35

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Cobb EMC Solar Energy Seminar
6:00 PM18:00

Cobb EMC Solar Energy Seminar

Attend our free Solar Energy Seminar Thursday, August 10 at the Cobb County Safety Village.


  • Guest speakers will answer commonly asked questions about residential solar energy and discuss our Cooperative Solar program.
  • Members will learn how solar energy systems work and hear information on the solar industry, current trends and opportunities for homeowners.
  • Weather permitting, we will tour the Safety Village, enjoy refreshments and see the small-scale Cobb EMC building, where you can learn about electrical safety and view our new solar power generating station. The 1 kW photovoltaic system is part of the Sun Power for Schools program offered by Green Power EMC.

During the seminar, light refreshments will be served and door prizes will be awarded. Space is limited. Registration is required, and seats are given on a first-come, first-served basis.

When: Thursday, August 10, 6-8 p.m.

  • 4:30 p.m.: If you would like to tour the Safety Village, please arrive at 4:30 p.m.
  • 6:00 p.m.: Seminar begins

Where: Cobb County Safety Village, 1220 Al Bishop Drive, Marietta, GA 30008

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