Thank you to everyone involved on the day

We would like to extend our thanks to every one who took part in the event this year.
It was a great success in bringing together like-minded people from across our city and beyond.

We hope this is the first of an annual event so see you in 2023.

Inside the 02 Guildhall

30th July 2022
11.00am to 3.30pm
FREE ENTRY

A great day out for the entire family!

Find our Poster Spots on the day to 1.Download a QR Code or 2.Take a photo of the Programme.

…So you won’t miss a thing!

Southampton’s Green Event

Southampton City Council is delighted to host the first event dedicated to helping us all to live more sustainably. The very best from the city and surrounding areas are coming together on the day to share their products and expertise and it’s a fantastic day out for everyone.

So, do come along – it’s free to attend.

Find our Poster Spots on the day to 1.Download a QR Code or 2.Take a photo of the Programme.

…So you won’t miss a thing!

See list of Stallholders

Who will be there?

FIND OUT MORE HERE

Find our Poster Spots on the day to 1.Download a QR Code or 2.Take a photo of the Programme.

…So you won’t miss a thing!

Recycling in the City explained

The Southampton City Council Waste team can be found inside the 02 Guildhall on the day. Do visit them to take part in their interactive recycling sessions and to have all those recycling questions answered.

Visit the Green Advice HUB

There is nothing more rewarding than becoming better educated on a subject that interests you, especially when you are looking to spend your hard earned money. Or, you are looking to save money. The great thing about going green is that it often does just that…it saves you money!

Education is key and that’s why we have put together a series of experts for you to meet and chat to today in our Green Advice Hub. Find them along the back wall (opposite end to the stage) 02 Guildhall.

Find our Poster Spots on the day to 1.Download a QR Code or 2.Take a photo of the Programme….So you won’t miss a thing!

Meet the Expert…

Apollo Facilities Services on Vehicle Charging. Big Clean Switch on buying energy from renewable sources. Ethical-Money on smarter, choices for your money. Buildpass on retrofit for buildings for better places to live and work. Energize Solar. LD & KB Rat Free Composting on the best methods available today.

Don’t miss a single one!

Wardrobe for £5 & Fashion Show

Swish It, your pre-loved fashion experts come to Southampton at The Big Green Event!

Love fashion…Then they’ll love to meet you.
Choose a new wardrobe for just £5!

Then sit back and enjoy the Swish It Fashion Show at 2.30 pm on STAGE.

Find out more here HERE

Important information for your day!

DISABLED ACCESS
Access down the side of the 02 Building (North End) PLEASE RING BELL

DISABLED TOILET
Accessible from the 02 Guildhall Building Foyer

DISABLED PARKING?
Please click HERE for City Council information Blue Badge Parking.

MEDICAL HELP
A fully-trained Medic will be available all day.
Located past 02 Guildhall Foyer reception desk.
The medic will be wearing bright green.
If not available here, you will find him in the hall.

FIRST AID
The 02 Guildhall Bar Staff are also trained First-Aiders

SICK ROOM
A room has been made available if you are feeling unwell.
Please see medic or reception staff on the day.

TOILETS
Inside the 02 Guilhall Builing – Turn left and head down the stairs.
Ladies to the left, gentleman to the right.

REFRESHMENTS
Available from the Bar in the 02 Guildhall building.
Along the left-hand wall

FOOD
Mettrick’s Cafe have set a pop-up Cafe in the Guildhall Square for cold drinks.
Food can be ordered via QR Code and delivered to your seat in the Square.

REPSONSIBLE WASTE MANAGEMENT
Bins are provided outside in the Guildhall Square and waste will be responsibly dealt with.
The Bar will serve drinks in recycled plastic cups that are fully recyclable.
Hot drinks vessels are fully recyclable and made from 100% compostable material.

SECURITY
ShowSec Security will be in the Guilhall Square throughout the event.

IN THE CASE OF AN EMERGENCY…
An announcement will be made to evacuate the 02 Guildhall building and the Guildhall Square.
Via loud-hailer.
Please make your way to the North of the 02 Guildhall building and along West Marlands Road to Watts Park.
The organisers and security will ensure further instructions are made to ensure your safety.
If it is safe to return to the site you will be informed.

Outside in the Guildhall Square

30th July 2022
11.00am to 3.30pm
FREE ENTRY

A great day out for the entire family!

Find our Poster Spots on the day to 1.Download a QR Code or 2.Take a photo of the Programme.

…So you won’t miss a thing!

Clean Transport Showcase

The Southern Sustainability Partnership joins Southampton City Council’s Big Green Event with Co-Event Big Green Wheels 2022.

COME AND MEET the Dealerships and experts from…

Tesla
Snow Group: Lexus, Toyota, Jeep, Fiat, Cupra and SEAT’s EScooter
Marshall Group: Mercedes Vans
Wilmoths: Citroen C4 and Berlingo

AS WELL AS vehicle owners themselves.
Meet the Members of Hampshire EVs with their MG5, Renault zoe and Tesla Model Y

WHAT ABOUT Electric Bikes?
Visit the Mark2 Stand to meet the team of experts in the Guildhall Square – and try one of their e-bikes too!

Find our Poster Spots on the day to 1.Download a QR Code or 2.Take a photo of the Programme…So you won’t miss a thing!

And there is more!

-Vehicle Test Drives
-Meet the owner of UK’s first ever Electric Taxi Company – Travel Electric
-Vehicle Charging Suppliers and Experts
-Mopeds, Cargo Bikes
-Meet the My Journey sustainable travel team

…Then HOP ON the Go Southcoast and the Bluestar Clean Air Filter Bus and meet the team.

NEED A BIKE CHECK-UP? My Journey’s stall will host the region’s very own Bike Doctor!

Fancy taking a look at some unique pedal power – Visit the members of Dorset Free Riderz!

So much to see…and do..See you there!

Free Face Painting

Children love Face Painting.

Bring them along and enjoy Marine and Wildlife themed face painting on the day!
And, it’s free too…

Available between 11.00am to 3.00pm

Find our Poster Spots on the day to 1.Download a QR Code or 2.Take a photo of the Programme.

…So you won’t miss a thing!

Face Painting SPONSOR

We are delighted to announce Associated British Ports Southampton is our Face Painting SPONSOR.

The Port of Southampton is known as the Gateway to the World. It’s a place that never sleeps – teams work around the clock to keep Britain trading. We’re No.1 for cruise, export, cars, and home to the UK’s most productive container port. Every year, we welcome more than 2 million cruise passengers, process over 850,000 brand new vehicles and handle £71bn of manufactured goods.
www.abports.co.uk

Thank you for helping us to make this happen.