Lectures, cooking, exhibits, foods. $10 donation. www.sfvs.org 415-273-5481
14th World Veg Festival in San Francisco, Sept 28-29, 2013San Francisco County Fair Building (1199 9th Avenue, San Francisco, CA) Map it $10
Sept 28-29, 10 am to 6 pm both days
The San Francisco Vegetarian Society presents its 14th annual award-winning WORLD VEG FESTIVAL, commemorating World Vegetarian Day. This event is a celebration and open to the general public.
This two-day Award Winning Festival celebrates its 14th year with an action packed weekend of very informative lectures by the movers and shakers of the vegetarian movement plus creative vegan cooking demos; international cuisine to sample or buy; vegan friendly merchandise;and a variety of entertainers. Outstanding speakers & more! Cooking demonstrations featuring international vegetarian cuisine, food samples, education, exhibits on health, humane and environmental topics, and entertainment will be part of the weekend's activities. This event is open to everyone.
"You do not have to be a vegetarian to come", says SFVS President Dixie Mahy. "We want everyone to come and try our delicious food, learn about vegetarianism and have a good time."
Founded in 1968, SFVS is a non-profit, volunteer and community-based organization that promotes the nutritional, ethical, social and environmental benefits of a vegetarian diet. Tel 415-273-5481. www.worldvegfestival.com
SFVS President Dixie Mahy is available for interviews. Dixie can be reached at 415-885-2251 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
$10; FREE to all before 10:30 a.m. FREE to students with I.D. FREE to seniors over 65 with ID FREE children under 12.
Presented by San Francisco Vegetarian Society.