Wilton Go Green’s Zero Waste Faire Makes 100% Sense

For the 3rd year, citizens from Fairfield County and beyond will discover fascinating, feel-good ways to practice mindful living and creative resource conservation while minimizing the production of waste at Wilton Go Green’s Annual Zero Waste Faire & Sustainable Living Expo.

The event will be held Sunday, March 29 at the Wilton High School Field House (395 Danbury Rd.) from 11 a.m.-4 p.m..

The title sponsor for the 2020 event is Live Green/CT Southwestern Area Clean Cities.  Other regional sponsors of WGG’s premier event include Sustainne, The Junkluggers, Bay State Textiles, Chartwells, and Natural Awakenings: Fairfield County.

The Zero Waste Faire & Sustainable Living Expo is a family-friendly event appealing to people of all ages. It will feature even more activities and interactive exhibits than those that received rave reviews from attendees of the two previous years.

The Zero Waste Faire & Sustainable Living Expo will once again offer FREE drop-off collections of the following household items:

Outside in the Clune Lot*:

  • Small household goods, furniture (no pianos) and appliances  – Junkluggers
  • Footwear, clothing, stuffed animals, accessories, linens and more* – Bay State Textiles
  • Electronics Recycling* – Take2 Recycling
  • Mattresses and box springs – Mattress Recycling Council

Inside at the Recycling Collections Table: 

  • Higher end textiles, garments and linens
  • Used and unwanted crayons, markers, highlighters, dry erase markers
  • Eyeglasses
  • Corks
  • Ink cartridges
  • Candle stubs
  • Bikes (1 per family)

* See the Wilton Go Green website for a complete list of acceptable collection items. .

Organizers say that many more details about the event will be announced as the Faire approaches, but this news is being released now to allow members of the public time to plan for donations of items accordingly. Collected household goods will be recycled, upcycled or repurposed.

For more information about the 2020 Zero Waste Faire & Sustainable Living Expo, follow Wilton Go Green on Facebook and Instagram. For up-to-date information on exhibitors and event features, visit the event webpage. Anyone interested in volunteering, or in becoming a sponsor, partner or an exhibitor, is encouraged to email Wilton Go Green directly.