Category Archives: 2017

We want to make the UK events industry more sustainable. We replace diesel generators and old sound systems with clean solar power and modern, efficient PA equipment. These are some of the events going green in 2017…

Roots Gathering

Roots Gathering is a fabulous new event taking place on 19th – 21st May 2017 at Hole Park near Rolvenden, Kent. It’s founders, Philip and Lynne Cowley Jones describes it as a:

‘micro festival…about coming back into right relationship with the land we live on and exploring the bones of our culture through arts and traditional crafts.’ There will be some fantastic workshops and talks on offer… ‘traditional crafts and arts like wood carving and clay sculpture, earth mandalas and bull roarer making.
We will also have talks on European mythology and folk traditions, drumming, meditation and camp fire performances and much much more!’

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Barefoot Festival

28-30th July 2017, Prestwold Hall, Loughborough

Barefoot Festival is all about getting back to basics, getting grass in between your toes and taking time out from the pressures of modern life. Try something you’ve never done before, spend quality time with the family, meet like minded new friends. Relax, unwind and refresh yourself with a weekend in the beautiful great British countryside!

The Green Dragon solar stage will be hosting Burlesque and Dance workshops.

Solar stage specs here

Radical Herbalism Gathering

9-11th June 2017, Shrewsbury

Green Dragon will be providing solar power and efficient PA systems for the workshops spaces.

Weaving four strands of ideas together: Radical Approaches to Health, Sustainability and Ecological Justice, Health and Social Justice and Herbal Medicine in Practice. Revolutionary medicine.


Some pictures from 2016

Wild Women’s Camp

Wild Woman Camp is at a Secret Location in Leicestershire. Women only, held 19-21st May 2016. Camping with workshops & ritual. Find out more by emailing…

Some pics from 2016

Positive Vibrations Festival

Upskill Events presents:

Positive Vibrations is a 100% solar powered off grid festival with a focus on energy and technology. A full programme of talks and hands-on workshops during the day with Live Music at night.

8-10th September 2017, Prestwold Hall, Loughborough, LE12 5SQ

We are an ethical gathering with a positive message about sustainable living, 100% powered from off grid renewable sources with infrastructure by Resource Living and solar stage by Green Dragon. Loads to get involved with all weekend including walks and activities in the grounds of Prestwold Hall, Kids’ activities with Precious Days, ethical traders selling hand made, second hand and up-cycled goods, a bar selling real ales and ciders and a Café providing sumptuous vegan and vegetarian food.

PV is a gathering with a friendly vibe and a positive message. Learn practical skills for sustainable living.

The Gaia Tribe

May 26-31st 2017, Roseberry Topping

Green Dragon will be back at Gaia Tribe in 2017 providing solar power, site lighting and a warm dark marquee for the healing space. Gaia Tribe have a beautiful site near Roseberry Topping, North Yorkshire. A happy, friendly, family, small festival with loads of workshops, activities and delicious food. Xxx