Greater & Greener: Re-Imagining Parks for 21st Century Cities is an international urban parks conference that aims to increase awareness of the positive impact that parks and green spaces have on our urban communities and explore how urban parks will be designed, developed, programmed, funded and sustained to meet future demands.
Presented by City Parks Alliance, the Greater & Greener conference is the premier forum for park innovation, offering forward-looking topics and speakers, interactive in-the-field workshops and tours, a volunteer service project and an audience of urban park planning, and design professionals, advocates and supporters from around the world.
Concrete2Green partners with some of Charlotte’s hottest artist to launch it’s artist grant space project. This opportunity provides young up and coming street artist a safe space and environment to learn and practice their craft.
The GreenPages USA and Concrete2Green presents Green The Block Charlotte Friday, April 23 5-8:30pm at Eastland Mall. The event will feature a Green Job Infomation Fair, Green the Block Rally with Mayor Anthony Foxx, and Celebrity Futsal (Indoor Soccer) Game with area media personalities vs. the C2G Allstars. This will be fun for the entire family, with special guest performances from local and national recording artists. Music provided by With These Hands DJ’ing Academy
S&A performs during halftime of the Mexican National Soccer Game vs. Iceland in Charlotte, NC.
C2G opens it’s first(pilot) Concrete2Green Futsal Center in Charlotte, NC by converting a defunct ice skating rink into a 3-court futsal facility. C2G renovated the 25,000 sq ft space into a multi-use futsal/cultural center with a dj booth, dance studio, & artist grant space. click for more about the C2G Center in Charlotte, NC