Category: Events

Russell Simmons Honored at the 2017 Environmental Media Association Awards

Russell Simmons Honored at the 2017 Environmental Media Association Awards

EMA Missions in Music Award Recipient and Honoree Russell Simmons talks about compassion for all living creatures and why people should adopt a vegan diet in his speech at the 2017 EMA Awards. Actor and producer Natalie Portman spoke out about veganism and factory farming at the same event. Buy his book on Amazon.com: The Happy Vegan: A Guide to […]

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Healing Our World: A Deeper Look at The Plant-Based Diet with Dr. Will Tuttle

Healing Our World: A Deeper Look at The Plant-Based Diet with Dr. Will Tuttle

Dr. Will Tuttle will explore the benefits of questioning animal agriculture not only for our health but for the health of our society and our Earth. He will reveal how through making more conscious choices we can heal, awaken, and evolve to live more harmoniously and wisely, and contribute to a more peaceful world. OCTOBER EVENTS AND EVENTBRITE LINKS: Sat […]

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5th Annual Vegan Chili Cook Off at Tony’s Darts Away in Burbank, CA

5th Annual Vegan Chili Cook Off at Tony’s Darts Away in Burbank, CA

Nationally celebrated vegan guru Chef Tal Ronnen will head up the judging panel on Sunday, Oct. 8 as five teams of multi-talented chefs compete in the 5th Annual Vegan Chili Cook Off at Tony’s Darts Away in Burbank, CA. Joining Chef Ronnen at the judging table is Ryan Ritchie, digital editor of the vegan lifestyle magazine VegNews, and Chef Caroline […]

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DC VegFest, the East Coast’s Largest Vegan Festival, Returns Sept. 2

DC VegFest, the East Coast’s Largest Vegan Festival, Returns Sept. 2

Compassion Over Killing presents DC VegFest 2017 on Saturday, Sept. 2 from 11am-6pm in the nation’s capital. Hosted outdoors at DC’s beautiful Yards Park, DC VegFest is a free festival of food, music, education, inspiration, and fun. More than 20,000 festival-goers – vegans and pre-vegans alike – are expected to explore the many joys and flavors of plant-based foods, as […]

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Get Away to One of Matthew Kenney’s Vegan Retreats in Miami this Year

Get Away to One of Matthew Kenney’s Vegan Retreats in Miami this Year

Chef Matthew Kenney is one of the most well-known plant-based chefs in the world and owner of Plant Food + Wine restaurants in Venice and Miami, Double Zero vegan pizza restaurant in NYC, among others. Kenney’s lifestyle brand, Plantlab, has partnered with Camp AME at Turnberry Isle in Miami, FL to host a series of wellness retreats, starting this July 7th – 9th in Miami. […]

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Plant-Stock at the Esselstyn Family Farm August 18-20, Claverack, NY

Plant-Stock at the Esselstyn Family Farm August 18-20, Claverack, NY

This summer, treat yourself to a weekend like no other. Join like-minded plant-based lifestyle enthusiasts including members of the Esselstyn family—Rip, Jane and Dr. Esselstyn himself—in serene and beautiful Claverack, New York for the 6th annual Plant-Stock. Featuring speakers John Mackey (CEO of Whole Foods), Dr. Neal Barnard (author of Power Foods for the Brain), and Eric Adams (Brooklyn Borough […]

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Vegans and Omnivores Unite to Strategize at Reducetarian Summit in NYC, May 20-21

Vegans and Omnivores Unite to Strategize at Reducetarian Summit in NYC, May 20-21

Vegans and omnivores and everyone in-between will come together to discuss strategies to reduce societal meat consumption on May 20th and 21st at New York University. The goal of the Reducetarian Summit is to unite prominent environmental, health, and animal protection non-profits with leading foodservice and food technology companies to create a more equitable, sustainable, and compassionate food system. “The time has come to […]

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