Composting is a great and easy way to help the environment!

Composting is a great and easy way to help the environment!


Compost Fair & 4-H Duck Race

  • Sunday, April 29, 2018, 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Celebrate spring's arrival by stopping by the Compost Fair for a guaranteed good time! The Compost Fair is held in conjunction with the 4-H Duck Race, and this year we will also hold the event in conjunction with Streets Alive. Admission to all events is FREE and open to the public.

At the Compost Fair, there will be information and demonstrations of beginning and advanced compost techniques, continuous tours of our demonstration site, live music, food and activities for kids. Several partner organizations, gardening and sustainability groups will be joining us. All attendees will be eligible to win fabulous compost prizes. Compost bins (Earth Machines, welded wire cylinder and worm compost bins) will be for sale while supplies last. Go home a composter!


Entertainment: TBA

Partner Organizations: TBA

Basic Composting Booth
Compost Kids Activities
Compost Science
Outdoor Composting
Indoor Composting

Prize Drawings: Every hour (1:00, 2:00, 3:00 & 4:00), open to all who register at the welcome booth
Compost Bin sales (while supplies last!): Earth Machines, welded wire cylinder bins, worm bins and bokashi; also at the welcome booth

Food: TBA

Please check back for schedule updates. See you at the Fair!


FREE and open to the public


CCE-Tompkins Education Center
615 Willow Avenue
Ithaca, NY 14850-3555