As is our annual tradition, all five of us went to Rockygrass today in Lyons, Colorado. This is a yearly bluegrass festival with all kinds of incredible musicians. My husband, an excellent guitar-playing bluegrass musician himself, is in his element. The festival is held along the Saint Vrain River against a backdrop of sandstone cliffs. The venue that hosts Rockygrass every year is called Planet Bluegrass and it’s run in the most sustainable way possible.
Planet Bluegrass takes its green efforts so seriously, they do not have trash cans. If you bring in trash, you take it back out. This encourages folks to bring their food and drinks in recyclable or reusable containers—for instance, we didn’t bring any snack in plastic baggies, we didn’t bring in bottled water, we didn’t bring in any plastic utensils, and we certainly didn’t bring in any disposable diapers!
I packed three of my … Read More