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We’re bringing the Fair right to your home

Participants in our online programs have access to pre-recorded video courses, live webinars, and recordings from our live webinars on some of our most popular topics along with other amazing educational content.

Mother Earth News Fair Online:

Get access to all of our online courses and recorded webinars – including more than a dozen new courses in the works! For this program, we’re using the Teachable platform. Here, we offer “courses,” and each course features pre-recorded video workshops hosted by the esteemed experts that make up the MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIR family, along with supporting materials and handouts. Each workshop video is on average 20 to 30 minutes long.

We also use this platform to post all of our live webinar recordings.

The MOTHER EARTH NEWS ONLINE: All-Access registration provides access to all of our courses and prerecorded webinars – including all existing courses, recorded webinars, and more than a dozen new courses in the works for release in the Fall – through the end of 2020! That’s more than 100 educational videos!*

Register Now

Click “Register Now” and you will be redirected to the registration page with a list of all video workshops and other course benefits.


See what people are saying about the Fair Online:

“So excited to try this. Thank you for sharing this simple process. It was overwhelming in my mind before your virtual class.”
– Sandra Y.

“Even if you have chickens you learn something new. Also when I didn’t catch a part of the lecture I was able to replay it right away. Very clear instructions and includes everything you will experience raising chickens.”
– Margaret M.

“What a fantastic presentation! This was time well spent. Lots of usable info, presented in a clear and helpful manner, with plenty of visual aids and real-life examples. Thanks for a well-prepared and -presented talk!”
– Rita R.




working together to create a sustainable life

The Mother Earth News Fair is your passport to money-saving hacks, health-boosting remedies, and environmental strategies from leading experts and entrepreneurs around the country. In addition to presentations and hands-on workshops, you’ll encounter a vast marketplace abounding with innovative resources and products to enrich your life. Admission for children 17 and under is free, and there are plenty of youth-oriented activities – including live animals!

With our growing emphasis on interactive programming, you can learn new skillsets live and on-site. More than ever before, the Mother Earth News Fair is truly an immersive experience where Mother Earth News magazine comes to life.

WANT TO exhibit AT the Mother Earth News Fair?

Reach new customers interested in a sustainable lifestyle – apply to exhibit.

Lectures and
Hands-on Workshops

Pull up a chair, roll up your sleeves, and learn directly from our stable of nationally renowned experts on a variety of topics. There’s something for everyone, young and old!


It’s not every day that you can save on great deals from hundreds of regional and national vendors that feature sustainable lifestyle products and services in one location.

Have Fun, Make Friends!

Whether you’re trying to grow your small business or just make new connections, the FAIR is ideally suited to expand your network and foster a community striving for a common goal.

Meet our speakers

This is a unique opportunity to interact with some of the most sought-after experts in the world of sustainability. Come ready with your questions and look forward to learning something new – directly from the source!

Take Your Skills to the Next Level with hands-on workshops

Our new hands-on workshops are quickly becoming one of our most popular attractions! For an additional fee, you can register to take part in these limited engagements aimed at fostering practical, money-saving skillsets. The best way to learn is by doing, and our nationally renowned experts will show you how. Topics run the gamut. Create your own sourdough starter, learn expert seed-saving techniques, explore DIY fermentation processes for homemade kombucha and kimchi, and more!


Check locations for release dates of hands-on and extended workshop schedules.

Register for 2020 Texas FAIR Hands-On Workshops NowSee past and future hands-on workshops

Finally There’s a Better Way
to Find Homesteading Products

The Mother Earth News Fair provides you a rare opportunity: a living and breathing marketplace where you can interact with exhibitors, authors, and innovators whose passion for what they do is matched only by their authority in the industry. Our exhibitors are ready and willing to demo and discuss a vast array of products that will help you live better. Now you can shop the latest sustainable products, compare prices, witness demos, and take advantage of exclusive deals and incentives — all in one place.

View Exhibitors and Sponsors from previous fairs



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