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Events

Genetic Roulette

Kale University is dedicated to helping educate people about GMOs, Organics and getting out to vote Yes on Prop. 37. The Movie Genetic Roulette is a great way to educate and inform those around us about the dangers of GMOs and how we as a community can end this unauthorized experimentation. From now until election [...]

Carngie Mellon University Campus Sustainability and Food Day Celebration

Campus Sustainability and Food Day Celebration, October 23-24 Carnegie Mellon University will celebrate campus sustainability and the movement towards “more healthy, affordable and sustainable food” with events on October 23rd and 24th.  The day will culminate with a talk by “Food Sleuth”, Melinda Hemmelgarn, M.S., R.D entitled “F.A.R.M.: Food, Art, Revolution, Media: Changing the Way [...]

Vegtoberfest

The 2nd Annual Vegtoberfest is Open the Cages Alliance’s FREE fall festival to celebrate healthy, sustainable and compassionate vegan food choices and lifestyles in Baltimore. Sunday, October 27th in Riverside Park from 12 noon  - 5 PM. Website: http://openthecages.org/vegtoberfest/

Beauty Goes Green Event for PETA

“Come & mingle with other beautiful people as you enjoy an evening celebrating Fashion & Beauty Products that are certifiably green!” 2 for 1 drink specials Goody bags Live entertainment Entry is suggested donation in support for PETA www.USVegCorp.com  

Portland VegFest 2012

Portland VegFest is Oregon’s largest plant-based food event! Join us at the Oregon Convention Center from 10am-6pm on Saturday and Sunday September 22 and 23. The event, which promotes sustainable, compassionate, and healthy lifestyle and food choices, will offer 100+ free food samples, big-name speakers such as Dr. Caldwell B. Esselstyn, Ruth Heidrich, and Jill [...]

Good Food March on September 19th, 2012 – JOIN US!

Good Food March 2012 – CALL FOR ACTION! Farmers, citizens and young people from across Europe are marching to Brussels by foot, bicycle or tractor. Along their way they will take part in events, actions and protests. We invite people to come to Brussels on the 19th of September 2012 to demand that the European [...]

Allegheny Green & Innovation Festival

Come learn about sustainable living and innovation in all forms! This zero-waste event will include earth-friendly food and product vendors, the I Made It! Market, green living demonstrations, entertainment, children’s activities and much more! For more information, visit www.alleghenycounty.us/greenfestival.

Cleveland VegGala 2012: Sunday, October 14th

October 14, 2012 – Indulge in an evening of delicious revelry as local chefs feature a sampling of Cleveland’s finest vegan cuisine, serving up abundant hors d’oeuvres, cocktails, and desserts amidst live music and divinely cruelty-free silent auction items and raffles. Proceeds will support our mission to bring you Cleveland’s inaugural VegFest on June 1, 2013! Get more [...]

Lectures given by Dr. Barnard and Dr. Greger among others, vegan meals included. Call 202-527-7337 for more information.

Bethlehem VegFest

This Festival brings together an amazing array of vegetarian natural food providers, top national speakers and chefs, and educational exhibitors in a fun and welcoming environment. It is a chance to talk directly to food producers, learn the newest items in the marketplace, taste free food samples, shop at show special discounts, or simply learn [...]

Pittsburgh Vegan Drinks

Come join us for the first Pittsburgh Vegan Drinks at Mad Mex in Shadyside! They have tons of vegan appetizers and lots happy hour specials – including 1/2 off seitan “wings”! Whether you’re vegan, veg-curious, or you just want to come out and support your veggie friends, come on out next Tuesday. It will be fun! :) Please feel free to forward the invitation on to others. See you there!

Rooftop Party – XVI Lounge  Mix & Mingle Animals for Asia

U.S. Veg Corp, the organization responsible for the massive annual NYC Vegetarian Food Festival, will be hosting “Mix and Mingle for Animals Asia,” an intimate benefit featuring drink specials, inventive vegan hors d’oeuvres from local restaurants, and a special guest speaker from Animals Asia. A portion of proceeds to benefit Animals Asia.

Plant a Healthy School Lunch Fall Gala

Join the New York Coalition for Healthy School Food to celebrate 8 years of changing how schools feed kids at our annual fall gala in New York City. It is truly a feast featuring about 25 restaurants/caterers/food products/beverages that are completely plant-based (vegan), great live jazz, and an incredible silent auction!

Vegan Fine Dining in NYC: Vegetables at Dovetail on Wednesday, May 16th

New Taste of the Upper West Side in New York City presents Vegetables at Dovetail. And this new taste isn’t just vegetarian, there’s a vegan option as well! This new and elegant addition to the 5th annual festival is an inspired five-course veggie tasting dinner prepared by an all-star group of chefs. Note: You’ll need to specify the vegan vs. vegetarian option at registration.

Detroit VegFest Sunday, April 29 from 11am – 5pm hosted by VegMichigan!

Come to the Suburban Collection Showplace on Sunday, April 29th from 11am – 5pm for the annual VegFest hosted by VegMichigan! Taste plant-based foods, watch cooking demos, and hear lectures from prominent figures in the plant-based community. Hope you can make it!

Celebrate Berkeley Vegan Earth Day:  4/22/12

If you’re in the Bay Area, join in the festivities for Earth Day at U.C. Berkeley’s Wurster Hall on Sunday, April 22, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. The all-day extravaganza is presented by Karine Brighten Events and you can win 2 tickets from the Yummy Plants community!

Worcester VegFest 2012: April 15, 2012!

What are you doing the weekend of April 15th? Come eat, listen, and learn at the Worcester VegFest 2012 on April 15, 2012 from 11am to 5pm at Worcester Tech High. Speakers include T. Colin Campbell, co-author of the China Study!

Texas VegFest

Texans, get ready for a day of live music, guest speakers, cooking, and fun! Venture out to the first ever Austin Texas VegFest Saturday, March 31, at the Fiesta Gardens West End from 11am to 6pm. The festival will promote and celebrate plant-based diets for a healthier and sustainable future.

Washington VegFest 2012 – March 24 and 25

Vegfest 2012, sponsored by the Vegetarians of Washington, will bring chefs, authors, and doctors together, in an effort to educate and celebrate plant-based diets. Come to the Seattle Center’s Exhibition Hall on March 24 and 25 from 10am to 6pm for food samples, cooking demonstrations, guest lectures and more. Speakers include Dr. Neal Barnard, President of the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine!

NYC Vegetarian Food Festival: March 3-4 from 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Looking for an excuse to visit the Big Apple? Come out for the second annual NYC Vegetarian Food Festival on Saturday, March 3rd and Sunday, March 4th! Meet the inspiring event speakers including Brendan Brazier, the two-time Canadian national 50k ultra marathon champion, Ellen Jaffe Jones, the author of Eat Vegan on $4 a Day, and our own Rebecca Gilbert, the former competitive figure skater who founded the Yummy Plants community.