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We are counting down to the 2nd Annual THE RECYCLE CHALLENGE Parade & Festival located at historic St. Roch Market! Join our family of environment minded folks from New Orleans to as far as Colorado, New York, Mali & Nigeria. The five-day hybrid,multi-sensory pop-up experience incorporates green and sustainable practices into community actions or a completed body of artwork. Join the family of rose princesses and queens wearing paper dresses and gowns, stylish paper hats worn by models, giant installations, puppets, banners, garden sculptures, and more! This unique showcase draws adventure to a global initiative around reducing trash pollution through recycling and repurposing into a fun and family-oriented experience.
We are raising awareness & funds for our non-profit Whose Magazine? A Youth Publication is also known as Literacy Project International. The fiscal agent for Whose Magazine? A Youth Publication is CCI (Collaborative Community Initiative).
HIGHLIGHTS of the festival:
*The Green Space features artists who create vertical gardens made from unwanted piles of wood & furniture into
new! Meet artists, and local leaders - attend workshops & panel discussions along with great music.
*A Night-Time Parade featuring little girls as Rose Princesses and Queens wearing paper crowns, dresses & gowns,
*Youth-oriented activities during the week (Examples: The Food Reviewer, Cooking With A Chef & The Photographer to name a few).
*Two days of the festival on Saturday & Sunday,
*Attendees will be introduced to other happenings on "Live Stream"
*Eco-Fashion Shows introducing designers of sustainable and ethical clothing & fashion brands.
We would enjoy having you be part of our family! Be part of our recycle stories.
*Volunteer Announcements August 30, 2022
*Ticket Passes September 15th, 2022
*Sponsorship Packages August 23, 2022
Special Thanks To
Special thanks to our Location Sponsor
Featured Interviews for THE RECYCLE CHALLENGE