SalonEco – Denver’s NEW Venue for Eco-Friendly Affairs – Opens Tonight for Earth Day!

REVOLUTIONARY GREEN EVENT SPACE OPENS IN DENVER, FOR ECO-FRIENDLY AFFAIRS
— SalonEco Promotes Environmental Practices, Products, and Parties —
Thursday, April 22, 2010 – DENVER, CO – SalonEco, Denver’s NEWEST venue for eco-friendly affairs, launches tonight, now “home to local, change making events with a global impact”. Fully designed as a catalyst for connections, the 5,000-square-foot, stylized loft has been outfitted with essentials for socially minded professionals and networking night-owls: vintage furniture, ecological artworks, lounge and lobby, kitchen, on-site rickshaw rides home, and zero-waste production.

SalonEco in Denver will open it’s doors tonight for the ReDirect Guides Earth Day 2010 Release Party, paired with the Green Drinks Denver meetup, from 7 pm – 11 pm. Open to the public, the party feature tastings from Beet Box, Helping Hand Bakery, Raw Kin, Root Down, SAME Café and The Shoppe and beverages from Guayaki Yerba Mate, Leopold Bros., Oogave Sodas, Parducci Wine and Wynkoop Brewing Co. Enjoy live music from Jonny 5 (of the Flobots) and DJ Cavem Motivation. $5 door charge includes one FREE drink, complimentary admission for ReDirect Guide members. All proceeds will benefit Flobots.org.

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Located in downtown Denver’s historic River North Art District, SalonEco is the perfect sustainable space for intimate events, 25 – 125 people, and larger-scale parties of up to 300 people. To lead the way in promoting environmentally sound events, SalonEco also has a store of Sustainable Party products that make events environmentally safe, and preferred partners in sustainable food. SalonEco event experiences range from film screenings, product launches, tastings, art showcases, pop-up shops, and think-tank discussions to networking events and press conferences.

The venue offers an unparalleled atmosphere for experiential events and gatherings as part of a larger community space. Green Spaces, the parent company hub of nearly 70 startups, launched the venue as part of its commitment to be the place “Where Social Change Happens”.

ABOUT SalonEco Denver

Amenities include wireless Internet access, kitchen, dining area, soft lighting, compost and recycling by Waste Farmers and more. Enjoy on-site rentals for sound equipment, staging, projection, banquet chair seating and work with our on-site floral design artist, Shikibu. Green Spaces Colorado + SalonEco is located at 1368 26th Street, on 26th Street between Walnut and Larimer, in Denver. For further inquiries, visit www.SalonEco.org, call (303) 720-6859 or email info@greenspacescolorado.com.

ABOUT GREEN SPACES

Green Spaces’ vision is to support the sustainability movement globally through widespread local hubs that incubate environmental entrepreneurs. Green Spaces Colorado not only represents the city’s cutting edge entrepreneurs, but it connects companies who share a commitment to sustainable and ethical business practices. The Green Spaces network has nearly 3,000 people in Denver and thousands more nationwide as it has an additional location in New York City and one coming soon to Los Angeles. For more information, visit www.GreenSpacesColorado.com, call (303) 720-6859 or email info@greenspacescolorado.com.

“Sustainability trickles through all industries,” says Founder Jennie Nevin. “We want to educate businesses who are thinking of ‘converting’ or becoming more ecological. We hope offering free passes will make our business values more approachable. Anyone can adopt responsible practices.”

“Green Spaces is more than an incubator for social entrepreneurs and eco-friendly event venue,” says co-Founder Marissa Feinberg. “It’s a stomping grounds for cutting-edge organizations and innovative thinkers; a place where thought leaders unite and take action to change the world.”

MEDIA CONTACT
Erin Davey
Director, Green Spaces Colorado
www.greenspacescolorado.com

erin@greenspacescolorado.com
cell: 248.854.9772
office: 303.720.6850