Check Out 2024 Pricing Updates

Zero Waste Events

Let’s Get this Party Started

Work with Bay Area Recycling for Community to make your event zero waste.  We work with individuals, companies, and organization to create zero waste events of all sizes.  We do huge festivals like the Traverse City Film Fest, or the Bay Shore Marathon.  We help couples manage waste for their dream weddings.  We also help people with small family reunions in the park or graduation parties in the backyard.  There is no event is too big or too small, we have solutions for them all.  Starting with DIY all the way up to full-service event waste management, whatever your needs- we have you covered.  If you are ready to get started, please fill out the form below.

For BARC’s full pricing sheet – CLICK HERE


“Andy is like a godsend; our whole team gets along with him. It’s like gold to have him dove tail immediately with our team. We focus our time on the buildup to an event, so it’s great to have someone dedicated to the downslope of the event. Having BARC helping at the end of the event brings a lot of peace of mind to us as caterers.”

“Andy has an infectious personality and every member of team is passionate about their work. It is rare to see someone so dedicated to their ethos and culture. He cares so genuinely about things that most people turn a head to. The venues we work in are always left in better condition than we found them because BARC is involved. They are wonderful stewards of customer service”

“BARC is a great partner for a catering team. The catering team gets to focus on serving amazing food and taking care of guests. BARC handles the clean-up.”

  • Anonymous


“I cannot emphasize enough how smoothly the waste management went with BARC. Every wedding I’ve done that didn’t have BARC, no one knew whose responsibility hauling and sorting the waste was. Having BARC at your wedding is a no-brainer.”

Options & Pricing

DIY Make any event Zero Waste

You simply pick up the compostable serviceware and recycling bins from our Traverse City location, enjoy your event, and return the bins and bagged up waste to us after the event. We recommend setting up one a two-bin zero waste station for every 50 people.

DIY with BARC Delivery & Pick-up

We make hosting a zero-waste event a breeze. DIY plus BARC delivers everything you need to your location. We bring all your requested materials, set up the bins before your event and pick-up the bins and bagged up waste after. No fuss, no muss!

Full Service Zero Waste

We've got you covered with Full service zero waste management. Typically this service is for weddings but can be applied to any event. BARC will not only deliver all your products, but we will have staff on hand during the event to help sort all the materials. We are on site for the day and control the waste from 2pm to 2am.

Kick off your Zero Waste Event Here!

Zero Waste Event

Special Event Information

You may select more than one.
(Please Note: BARC does not provide landfill service. For landfill bins, please call our friends at American Waste: 231-943-8088).


Contact Person
Subscribe to our monthly newsletter?

Billing Information