This year's Solar Fest at Maverick Park , Saturday May 2, will be the first festival in San Antonio to be powered entirely by renewable energy.
The event starts of with a 5 K "Run on the Sun" at 8 am. Race from Maverick Park to Pearl Brewery, which is a major re-use, live, shop and work project on the soon to be opened northern extension of the Riverwalk, and which will soon have the state's largest solar power array.
From 9 to 4 at Maverick Park attendees can enjoy live music on a solar powered stage, learn about sustainable and green living and see a variety of energy efficient, recycled products.
Volunteers, exhibitors and sponsors are all wanted. Solar Fest is a project of Solar San Antonio.