Green Is The New Black: Asia’s First Conscious Festival

Lesley Teoh

Green Is The New Black is Asia's first Conscious festival

Calling all those who want to live and love more consciously! The Green Is The New Black festival is happening on 12-13 May and its bigger and better than ever.

Dubbed “The Conscious Festival”, the third annual edition promises to help you improve the way you think, work and consume while doing more good in the world.

Held on 12-13 May, the two-day festival is packed with home-grown brands, inspirational talks, mouth-watering grub and music performances by local artists.

GITNB’s platform will showcase mindful local and regional brands, as well as change makers that are creating meaningful positive change in their industries.

Green Is The New Black Mindful Marketplace in Singapore

“Living more consciously is really about liv­ing wide awake – understanding how your decisions affect not only you, but also your surroundings and the environment. We truly believe that if each and every one of us was a little more conscious in a few aspects of our lives, we would be happier, healthier and lessen the burden on the planet,” says Founder of Green Is The New Black, Stephanie Dickson. (#PREACH)

The year’s theme focuses on how to live and love more consciously and is held in conjunction with the SPARK festival – Asia’s first festival that celebrates love, intimacy and relationships.

Here’s what you can expect:

  • GITNB’s Mindful Marketplace featuring a selection of over 70 socially conscious local fashion, beauty and lifestyle brands
  • SPARK’s Love & Play Marketplace where you can shop intimate and empowering brands
  • Transformative Talks where you can hear from over 30 inspiring speakers from across the region on topics like sustainable living and leading consciously, as well as how to maintain a loving and passionate relationship
  • Meet The Makers sessions featuring workshops and demos by amazing artisans from eight Asian countries who are working towards craft preservation by creating eco-friendly products using traditional techniques
  • Live Local Music & Entertainment
  • Healthy & Delicious Grub
  • Outdoor Yoga & Meditation session on 13 May led by Liv Lo

Are you as psyched as we are? Register for GITNB here or visit to find out more.

Festival details:

Event: Green Is The New Black & SPARK 2017

Date: 12-13 May 2017

Time: Friday, 5.00pm - 10.00pm & Saturday, 11.00am - 6.00pm

Venue: Equarius Hotel, Resorts World Sentosa

There is a complimentary shuttle bus which will run every 15 minutes from Vivo City directly to the event location.

Entry is FREE, but tickets are required for the talks.

You may also like

Do Something
Don’t just give this Christmas, why not give back instead? Whether you're on a tight budget or strapped for time, you'll love our list of inventively simple ways to make a difference this festive season. 1. Eat, drink and be merry at Timbre [Image Courtesy: Timbre ] Celebrate the holiday...
Do Something
Didn’t get tickets to the National Day Parade this year? Don’t fret because we’ve put together a list of uniquely Singaporean events by social enterprises that will make you feel proud to be Singaporean. 1. Experience Singapore's thriving urban farming scene at this local farmer's market Citizen Farm hopes to...
Live Consciously
Whole Food skincare makes you feel good, look amazing and is a pure joy to use! Find out how to get started with Militza Maury of Little Green Dot. We've partnered with them to show you just how simple natural skin care can be. How different would it feel to...

Like what you see? Sign up for our newsletter. SUBSCRIBE NOW!

Top Hits

Live Consciously
Shopping for dad can be a real struggle. But don’t worry, because we’ve rounded up a list of our favourite sustainable gifts for Father’s Day that are bound to please the best dad in the world – your dad. No ties please. [Photo Credit: LSTN ] ZEBRA WOOD SATELITE SPEAKER...
[This article is also avaliable in: Traditional Chinese (TW) | Traditional Chinese (HK) | Simplified Chinese (CN)] To accelerate social impact, the DBS Foundation gives out Social Enterprise Grants each year to high-potential social ventures that are creating positive social impact. We are pleased to introduce our Grant Awardees for...
From edible water bottles to a wearable on-demand masseuse, check out these five cool social innovations that are not only helping make our lives easier but also tackling global issues in new and creative ways 1. Eco-friendly mosquito traps that combat Zika and Dengue fever [Image Courtesy: Biotrap ] Biotraps...