Alison Krauss to star at 4th Greenerpalooza



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Grammy winners Alison Krauss and Union Station will headline Greenerpalooza, the fourth annual celebration of energy efficiency and green efforts in New HampshireThe concert and green business showcase, set for Friday, Aug. 5, at Meadowbrook U.S. Cellular Pavilion in Gilford, is co-sponsored by Public Service of New Hampshire and Citizens Bank in coordination with the New Hampshire Division of Economic Development, the Meadowbrook U.S. Cellular Pavilion and media sponsor New Hampshire Business Review.Steve Boucher, the New Hampshire Division of Economic Development's communications and legislative director, said he expects 5,000 to 6,000 fans at the year's event."Just as music brings people together to support worthy causes, Greenerpalooza brings together dozens of green businesses from around the state in an eco-village on Meadowbrook's midway. These businesses showcase ways residents can go green by adopting more environmentally-friendly practices and by using green products and services produced right here in New Hampshire."According to Pat McDermott, PSNH's economic and community development manager, "we see Greenerpalooza as a terrific way to build awareness of issues like recycling and making energy efficiency improvements."Tickets to Greenerpalooza, which includes entry into the eco-village, are available online at www.meadowbrook.net.A limited number of vendor slots for green businesses are still available for $200. For more information, contact Dawn Escabi at dawn.escabi@dred.state.nh.us or 603-271-2591. Edit ModuleShow Tags