5DJoe’s Zuppa Toscana Cooking Demo

Thank you to our own 5DJoe for providing several super-quick cooking demos to our #RocVeganVideoExpo running all through September!  Joe is a great professional cook, videographer, and animal rights activist (Roc Reality).

On today’s menu, Zuppa Toscana!

Click “Watch on Youtube.com” to see the show notes including recipe.  There are no words spoken in this video so no CC is needed.

Whole Abundance Cooking Demo

Thank you to Whole Abundance for providing a fantastic cooking demo for our #RocVeganVideoExpo!

We’ll be bringing you (mostly) new videos all through September – see the Expo page.  This is the first one!

Whole Abundance is based in Rochester and provides ongoing information and support to transition to a whole-food, plant-based lifestyle.

Their new cooking demo is now available below!  They’re teaching us how to make Creamy Vegan Alfredo Two Ways: Fettuccine & Italian Nachos (whole-food, plant-based, no oil).  I made the pasta last night and it was great! 

We are so grateful to Elizabeth and Keri for taking the time to share their talent.

Click “Watch on Youtube.com” to see the show notes including recipe.  CC.

Whole Abundance Cooking Demo

Thank you to Whole Abundance for providing a cooking demo for our #RocVeganVideoExpo!

Whole Abundance is based in Rochester and provides ongoing information and support to transition to a whole-food, plant-based lifestyle.

Their cooking demo will be available for free through our website and social media in September.  They’re going to teach us how to make Creamy Vegan Alfredo Two Ways: Fettuccine & Italian Nachos (whole-food, plant-based, no oil).

The video release date is TBA, and it will be available to watch and follow along at home at your convenience.

Roc Vegan Video Expo

The Vegfest festival is currently POSTPONED to 2021

BUT… COMING THIS SEPTEMBER 2020

Rochester VegFest is presenting Roc Vegan Video Expo!

We’re working with chefs, vendors, and speakers to bring all-new local content to Rochester. Most content will be free!

Where?  When?  Watch our website or social media all through the month for cooking demos, vendor news, and even a few speakers! #RocVeganVideoExpo

Thank you for your ongoing support and understanding, and we look forward to providing another awesome and safe festival when we can.

COVID-19 Response

2020 Rochester Vegfest is under the status of “Postponed” due to concerns around the Coronavirus situation. Although we are saddened by this postponement, we know it is the right thing to do, and we appreciate your understanding.

Don’t lose hope! Stay tuned to see what we have planned to keep the Vegfest spirit alive! Follow us on instagram and twitter, and like our facebook page!

2020 is Official!

Grab your calendars!

We are so excited to announce the 4th annual Rochester Vegfest!

Please join us for another amazing year at Martin Luther King., Jr Park on Saturday, 9/12/2020!

Along with the standard delicious food and informative speakers, our brand new Vegfest Leadership Team is working hard all-year long to bring new event features, greater entertainment, music, and much more to VegFest 2020!

Stay tuned on our instagram and other social media platforms for daily updates on why our beloved city of Rochester is a Plant Party, All year round!

Thank You Volunteers!

Ah, it’s that happy time of year when we get to express our gratitude to everyone who helped make Rochester VegFest possible.  Here you see the large community that comes together to pull off this tremendous feat. ♥

We want to start with big thank-you’s to Kim for being our treasurer and RAVS rep again, as well as staffing the VegFest booth all day, and to Darren for continuing to be our carpenter, welder, and all-around go-getter.  Thank you to Beth for publicizing VegFest in print media. Thank you to Bob F for coordinating our volunteers – this is a big complicated job!

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