Guayakí Earth Day
April 22 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Hosted by Guayakí Yerba Mate –
FREE- Open to the Public – All Ages 4-8PM
Suggested $5 donation at the door benefitting HAAM.
Come To Life: Austin
Guayakí Yerba Mate invites you to join us on April 22nd for our Earth Day Street Fair Celebration!
The Street Fair will be an extension of our immersive I AM THIS dome installation, a shared VR nature experience to be housed Native Hostel throughout the month of April- this is the last day to catch the exhibit!
We have chosen Earth Day to celebrate the regenerative movement as it applies not only to the planet, but to its people as well. We invite Austin’s artistic community to join us in this celebration, and to share their art as a regenerative cultural force.
With musical performances by Austin locals The Deer, SirWoman and another – yet -to -be announced Special Musical Guest! After party celebrating the Album Release of Biko Casini and Arouna Diarra @ 9-11PM (indoors)
Art exhibits by local artisans, as well as food by mmmpanadas + Complimentary Guayaki Nitro Yerba Mate.
We cannot wait to boogie down and celebrate with Y’all!
The importance of art goes beyond its ability to connect and inspire. It is the conduit that spreads important ideas, when barriers are present, and words simply are not enough. Unfortunately, many creators are not able to fulfill their fundamental needs.
During our time in Austin, we are partnering with local groups that are truly solutionary in ensuring artists needs are met so they can not only continue to be makers in their community, but movers as well. The Support the Artists Street Fair will benefit our primary non-profit partner, HAAM (Health Alliance For Austin Musicians).
The Health Alliance for Austin Musicians – HAAM provides access to affordable healthcare for Austin’s low-income, underinsured working musicians with a focus on prevention and wellness. For more than 14 years, HAAM has kept the Live Music Capital of the World alive and well. With the continued support from its many community partners, the organization has helped more than 5,000 musicians access over $46 million healthcare services, including both primary and specialty care and in areas including dental, vision, hearing and mental health.
Why Earth Day?
Guayakí has always been a mission driven company, with a goal to steward and restore 200,000 acres of South American Atlantic Rainforest and create 1,000 living wage jobs by 2020. We envision yerba mate culture powering this mission via our Market Driven Regeneration Business Model, regenerating vibrant ecosystems and creating vibrant communities.
TreeFolks has engaged thousands of volunteers to plant more than 2.8 million trees in Central Texas. Planting trees is a powerful means of connecting people with their community. Trees clean the air and water, provide habitat for wildlife, produce fresh fruit for neighbors, and shelter us from the hot Texas sun.
Zoi Medicinals™ Modern Herbal Formulas for a Vibrant Life
Expertly designed for travelers, busy parents, executives, day-trippers, musicians, entertainers, doers and big dreamers, Zoi Medicinals™ formulas are liquid extracts of non-toxic, traditional Chinese and Western herbs. All-natural and fast-acting liquids, the formulas are designed by licensed herbalists, and clinically-proven to treat common interruptions to an active lifestyle.
ZoiMedicinals™ is the collective effort of three central Texas women: Noa Lynne Sutherland, L.Ac., Tiffany J. Smith, L.Ac. and Abigayle Peka-Stansberry. Zoi Medicinals™ believes in the efficacy of natural medicines to heal the body while relieving symptoms, and seeks to educate others about the expansive capacity of herbal medicine.
All Good Brand is an organic skin and suncare company with a vision that people are inspired to live in balance with nature. All of our products are made from organic and botanical ingredients, some of which are grown directly on our farm on California’s central coast. We are a certified B Corp and a 1% for the Planet member, meaning we keep a triple bottom line business philosophy by measuring success through environmental, social and economic health. All Good Makes Everything Better.
Musical performances by:
The Deer– Psychotropic Folk & Dreamy Stargaze Surf Country from Central Texas, they feature powerful lead female vocals on a bed of lush harmonies and expressive string leads driven by upright bass and drums. They won an Austin Music Award for Best Performing Folk Band and were recipients of a major grant from music patron group Black Fret in 2018. Their 4th album is expected release late 2019, and they’re currently touring across the US. Follow them on Insta and Facebook The Deer
SirWoman – Sir woman is the brain child of Kelsey Wilson from wild child. Her first solo record will be dropping this summer, r&b, soul, funk, gospel vibes.
Arouna Diarra and Biko Casini – Come To Life is proud to present an official album release party celebrating this legendary duo and their debut album “Bamanaya Sira”. Combining the masterful percussion of Biko Casini from Rising Appalachia Music and the majestic Ngoni and Balafon of Arouna Diarra, these two timeless souls come together to create a musical tapestry, a weave of folk, world, and West African rhythms. An album years in the making. An alliance of brothers across bloodlines and generations. A meeting of cultures in a fusion of earthen instruments, mighty spirit and potent intention, this will be a wonderful night of ecstatic dancing, celebration, sharing and honouring of the gifts that this planet provides for all!
And a few other musical Surprise Special Guests!