I'll never ask for a second serving of carrots again. This press release hit my inbox Friday afternoon. Emphasis mine.
The 2nd Annual Be Your Own Hero Festival will be taking place at the Soapbox in Wilmington, North Carolina September 27-28th 2008.
In 2007, Wilmington NC was home to the first Be Your Own Hero Festival, an all day Do It Yourself (DIY) Festival held at the Soapbox Laundro Lounge. The Festival included a Really Really Free Market, Potluck, workshops, info sessions and live music. 2007â€™s workshops included: DIY parenting (a radical concept), basic bicycle repair, truth in recruiting / promoting peace, social activism & the info-war, radical menstruation, food politics, trans 101 (becoming an ally to transgender people), unconventional action (organizing against the DNC/RNC) and DIY DJ Workshop. Bands included: The Brothels, The Nothing Noise, Gator Country, Prize Winners Collective, NED, and Ghost Mice.