Our sponsor Hart’s Local Grocers is bringing their bike to VegFest, with a big basket stuffed with free samples of vegan groceries and health and beauty products! Stop on by and see!
We are pleased to offer you an amazing way to start your day at Rochester VegFest! Mary Barletta will be leading a very special Yoga Benefit Class from 8:00 to 9:30 on Saturday September 16. All proceeds from your $20 donation will directly benefit Jo-Anne McArthur’s We Animals Project, which documents through photography animals in the human environment. Ten lucky yogis will receive a free Coobie Yoga Bra, generously donated by our friends at Coobie. We hope to see you there!
- When: 8:00 am – 9:30 am Saturday, September 16th
- Where: the Lodge at Martin Luther King Jr. Park
- Tickets: $20
Trader Joe’s will be at the VegFest giving away samples of their vegan products! Stop by and try!
They’re providing a gift basket for our huge raffle lineup as well – thanks!
Trader Joe’s is located at Pittsford Plaza on Monroe Avenue, and has many vegan items.
Thank you to our Bronze Sponsor Everyday Gourmet Bakery & Cafe! Our sponsors help us bring you Rochester’s first VegFest.
This vegan restaurant is located in Sodus, NY and offers delivery to Rochester.
In addition to their sponsorship, they’ll be serving their amazing food at the VegFest, no delivery charge!
They’re also putting some goodies in our SWAG bags, so get to the Fest early!
Thanks for all you do, Everyday Gourmet!
Thank you to our latest sponsor, Vegan Health and Fitness Magazine, for donating 150 magazines for our SWAG bags!
Score one by being one of the first 100 attendees to donate $3 or more on your way in, or volunteer and get one for sure!
Thanks to our sponsor Meatless Millennial for donating T-shirts to our huge raffle lineup!
Their site is dedicated to helping people go and stay vegan with recipes, open dialogue, informative articles, and tips on the vegan lifestyle. They also have vegan message-wear so you can continue to spread the word without even saying one.
Thanks to our sponsor Coobie for donating 25 yoga bras!
Our VegFest will have a strong yoga component. Some of the bras will be given out as part of our first yoga class of the day. And you’ll have a shot at some in our huge raffle!
Our sponsor Abundance Food Co-op wants people to know about all their vegan options. Thanks, Abundance!
Thank you to Artisan Works for donating a framed Ramone Santiago print for our silent auction!
Did you know? Artisan Works is:
- Self-funded 501(c)3 not-for profit art space that exists without government aid
- Exists within a 40,000 square foot renovated factory building
- Supports regional artists through the art incubator program
- Roughly 500,000 items in the collection
- The owners are vegan!
You can visit Artisan Works’ collection for a tour, buy or lease art, host an event large or small in their enormous, eclectic building-of-many-rooms, or work with them to art-ify a sad, ugly space.