Sustainability Events Calendar

Check out our sustainability calendar of events for a wide range of conference, trainings, and programs across the region.  In addition, we post information regarding Sustainable Maryland-sponsored events. You can also post events of interest to the Sustainable Maryland community by clicking on "Add Event" at right.  This link will only appear if you are logged into the website.  Click on "Sign in or sign up" on the top left of this page to log in.

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National Bike Summit

March 05, 2018 to March 07, 2018

The National Bike Summit is the premier bike advocacy event of the year, uniting the voices of bicyclists on Capitol Hill. This year's theme is Grass Roots Grow Together, we'll be showcasing successes at the local level, learning how they happen and exploring ways to expand their reach. Peer learning is a critical component of growing and strengthening the bicycling movement. Together, we make our local, regional, and national work a unified force of unstoppable change

Event Type: Conferences

DC Environmental Film Festival

March 15, 2018 to March 25, 2018

Various Venues Throughout The D.C. Area - See Website for More Details

A 2 week long event celebrating films garnered towards environmental topics and issues.

Founded in 1993, the Environmental Film Festival in the Nation’s Capital has become one of the world’s largest and most influential showcases of environmental film and a major collaborative cultural event in Washington, D.C.

Event Type: Other
Event Category: Festival

Prince George's County Pet Waste Management Summit

March 29, 2018 - 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm

DOE office

Prince George's County Department of Environment 1801 McCormick Drive Conference Room Largo, MD 20774

Sustainable Maryland is pleased to invite you to the Prince George's County Pet Waste Management Summit! This event, on Thursday, March 29, from 6:00-9:00pm in Largo, will offer a unique opportunity for Prince George's County elected officials, municipal staff, Green Teams, civic and homeowners association, and concerned residents to learn more about pet waste management and how they can incorporate pet waste best management practices into their overall sustainability initiatives. Attendees will hear about the County's new Pet Waste Campaign, share best practices, and access resources to start their own local pet waste management program.

Event Type: Conferences

Montgomery County Green Fest

May 05, 2018 - 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

GreenFest is the largest, annual environmental festival in Montgomery County, MD. A free event, GreenFest is a chance for residents, businesses, nonprofits and neighbors, to come together, share ideas and learn. Plus GreenFest has tons of fun activities for the whole family from kids tree-climbing to music and exhibitors.

Event Type: Conferences

Green Neighbor Festival

May 12, 2018 - 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Culler Lake in Baker Park, Frederick, MD

he Green Neighbor Committee is once again hosting the Green Neighbor Festival, on Saturday May 12, 2018. The goal of the event is to promote sustainable living practices, environmentally friendly activities, and local green businesses in Frederick County. Last year’s event attracted nearly 1000 attendees and we anticipate more this year.

Event organizers are expanding the day’s activities and entertainment to include:

• live acoustic music sponsored and coordinated by Frederick Acoustic Music Enterprise (FAME).

• a sustainability bike-ride around Frederick hosted by The City of Frederick,

• local “green” and environmentally sustainable-minded vendors,

• collection of hard-to-recycle items by our vendors (see the list of accepted items),

• family-friendly activity area hosted by Frederick County Office of Sustainability and Environmental Resources

Event Type: Other

Maryland Land Conservation Rally

May 17, 2018 - 9:00 am to 5:00 am

Linthicum Heights, MD

Event Type: Conferences