Tiny Footprint Expo
October 11-13 Madonna Meadows! Tour tiny homes and other alternative dwellings at the Tiny Footprint Expo! The tiny living movement is sweeping the nation--come see inside these cute, cool dwellings and learn about the tiny lifestyle from a great lineup of speakers. From tinies to skoolies to vans and more, the Tiny Footprint Expo will expand your definition of 'home'!
Where: Madonna Meadows Event Center (outdoors)
When: Friday October 11, 3-7pm (VIP Kickoff Event). Saturday October 12, 10-5pm (General Admission). Sunday October 13, 10-3pm (General Admission)
Note: This is a zero-waste event--please bring a reusable water bottle and dining kit if possible. Water is provided, food/beverage trucks on site. Service animals only. Please walk, bike, carpool or use public transportation. Parking available on site for $5/day.
Keynote Speaker--VIP Kickoff Friday October 11
Join us for our VIP opening hours on Friday by purchasing the VIP 3-Day Pass.
Eli Spevak has been developing affordable housing communities in Oregon for over 20 years, starting as a volunteer construction supervisor with Habitat for Humanity. In 2006, he launched Orange Splot, LLC to build new models of community-oriented, affordable, green housing development. Eli was awarded a Loeb Fellowship in Advanced Environmental Studies at the Harvard GSD, co-founded www.accessorydwellings.org, co-founded Portland for Everyone, and now serves on Portland's Planning and Sustainability Commission.
Tiny Homes on Wheels Legal in San Luis Obispo!
The first legal tiny house on wheels to move into a SLO City backyard was backed into its new home on August 13th. The tiny homeowner and yard homeowner are pioneers in a new program to improve access to affordable, sustainable housing by utilizing existing resources (city backyards).
SmartShare Housing Solutions partners with the City of San Luis Obispo and 33 other tiny house & sustainability organizations to bring you the Tiny Footprint Expo on October 11-13 2019 to help educate and inspire people about this new housing option! Join us to tour tiny homes and other alternative dwellings, learn from industry leaders in fun seminars, browse the vendor area, grab a snack from the food trucks, and help the efforts toward climate action!
Tiny Footprint Food and Beverage Truck Lineup
We'll have food trucks from Bliss Cafe, Beach Walk BBQ, Zen Dog, Cubanissimo, Whale Bird Kombucha and Harmony Creamery Ice Cream and Kacey's Cakes on site during the expo.