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Creating Equilibrium: Village Green Festival

August 25, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 pm

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An event every day that begins at 8:00 am, repeating until August 27, 2017

Village Green Festival

Village Green Festival, a Creating Equilibrium event, is a free three-day concert, festival and environmental conference Friday, Aug. 25-Sunday, Aug. 27, at Squaw Valley.

Artists include Bob Moses, Dispatch, Allen Stone, Black Joe Lewis & The Honeybears, Ryan Miller of Guster with Arc Iris, and a special performance by Secret Stash, a one-time only supergroup featuring members of Dave Matthews Band, Pearl Jam, Fun, Godsmack and more! Along with live music, attendees will enjoy amazing art installations and virtual reality activations, the opportunity to interact with local vendors and nonprofits, and to hear from leading environmental experts at the Talk of the Village.
The conference portion of Creating Equilibrium, hosted by YouTube star + activist Prince EA along with NY Times bestseller Steven Kotler, brings together an incredible combination of 250 thought leaders in business, government, environmental science and, technology to join and discuss the current environmental crises our planet faces today, specifically focusing on biodiversity (species extinction, ecosystem services + solving through retrocasting).

Village Green Stage
7:00pm Gilligan Moss
7:40pm Christopher Willits (at Envelop Satellite)
8:40pm Bob Moses

Village Green Stage
2:00pm Andrew St. James
3:00pm Little Wings
4:00pm Ryan Miller of Guster with Arc Iris

Main Stage
5:45pm Allen Stone
6:45pm Dispatch
8:30pm Secret Stash – Mike McCready, Stefan Lessard, Sully Erna, Nate Ruess

Village Green Stage
3:00pm John Brothers Piano Company
3:50pm Thee Commons
4:50pm Black Joe Lewis & The Honeybears


Tahoe Onstage
Allen Stone is a soulful singer on his way up.
Tim Parsons / Tahoe Onstage

Main Stage Lineup:

  • DispatchThe band just released their celebrated sixth album, “America, Location 12,” and will be returning to the road on their first national tour in five years, Creating Equilibriumwill be their only California appearance!
  • Bob Moses,a Canadian electronic duo from Vancouver, Bristish Columbia
  • Secret Stash – unique supergroup which is composed of Stefan Lessard from Dave Matthews Band and Mike McCready from Pearl Jam,
  • Allen Stone – An American soul musician from Chewelah, Washington. His website states that people describe him as a soul and R&B singer, yet he sees himself as a “hippie with soul.”
  • Nate Ruess– songwriter, and the lead singer of American Indie Pop group Fun.
  • Ryan Miller,the lead singerof Guster
  • Sully Erna– vocalist and guitarist for the American hard rock band Godsmack.
  • Michael Ghegan– saxophone/keyboard player, vocalist, producer and teacher.
  • Black Joe Lewis,an American blues, funk, + soul artist from Austin, Texas
  • Gilligan Moss, producer and artist
  • Thee Commons, psychedelic cumbia-punk trio
  • Little Wings,indie, rock, folk artist

    Tahoe Onstage
    Nate Ruess- songwriter, and the lead singer of American Indie Pop group Fun.
    Tim Parsons / Tahoe Onstage

Environmental Speakers: 

  • Steven Kotler– New York Times best-selling author, journalist, and speaker on human performance as it relates to the world around us
  • Patricia Wright –Conservation Biologist, MacArthur Genius Grant Winner, Climatologist
  • Jeremy Jones– Pro snowboarder, founder of Protect Our Winters
  • Jamie Wheal – Executive Director, Flow Genome Project
  • David Suzuki– Professor, Author, Broadcaster Host of The Nature of Things
  • Dickson Despommier– Professor Emeritus of Microbiology and Public Health at Columbia University
  • Khuram Mir– CEO of The Farm2U
  • Susi Mai– World-Class Kiteboarder and Business Networking Entrepreneur
  • Andrew Hessel– Distinguished research scientist and bio-futurist
  • Robert Suarez– Designer, Entrepreneur, Impact Driver and Biomimic at Singularity University


August 25, 2017
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
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The Village of Palisades Tahoe
1750 Village East Road
Olympic Valley, CA 96146
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