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Vegan Oktoberfest

September 14, 2015 — Leave a comment

Vegan Oktoberfest is a traditional Oktoberfest celebration featuring great vegan food and beer! Join the fest in Downtown Los Angeles for unlimited pours of over 50 different beers, over 30 different food vendors, live Oompah music, stein holding contests, and more!

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Fantastic food vendors include: Sage Organic Vegan Bistro and Kind Kreme…featuring German style soft pretzels, their famous cauliflower hot wings, and delicious vegan ice cream!

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We are proud to present a fantastic lineup of entertainment in 2015! Not only will Vegan Oktoberfest feature stein holding contests, costume contests, and chicken dancing contests, but guests will enjoy Oompah and dance music from some of the best performers in Southern California!

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A portion of the proceeds will benefit Expand Animal Rights Now, an organization that uses the legal system to help animals.

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WHAT: Vegan Oktoberfest
WHEN: October 3rd and 4th, 2015
WHERE: LA Center Studios | 450 South Bixel Street | Los Angeles, CA 90017

DETAILS: 

  • Tickets: $20 – $55
  • Food is not included in the ticket price
  • Tickets will not be sold at the door

CONTACT INFO: info@veganoktoberfest.com

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Vegan Street Fair

February 27, 2015 — Leave a comment

Vegan Street Fair is an annual vegan food celebration where local vegan and vegan-friendly restaurants and vendors come together to serve you bite-size portions of vegan eats all in one place. The best part? All bite-size portions are $3 max and entrance is FREE!

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At VSF, you get to nosh on as many local eats as your heart desires (and your belly can hold) for street fair prices. So instead of buying a $10 plate of vegan nachos and sitting out the rest of the amazing food experiences, you get bites from one vendor, move on to the next, and enjoy all of your city’s BEST vegan eats without getting full for a fraction of the price of a regular meal.

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Vegan Street Fair is the true vegan foodie dream- EAT ALL THE VEGAN THINGS.

WHAT: Vegan Street Fair
WHEN: Sunday March 1, 2015 | 12:00 pm-6:00 pm
WHERE: Weddington Street & Bakman Avenue | North Hollywood, CA

CONTACT INFO: (347) 508-3343

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Give Me Shelter

February 16, 2015 — Leave a comment
Give Me Shelter is a film to raise awareness for the most important animal welfare issues around the world. This award-winning documentary created and produced by Katie Cleary and directed by Kristin Rizzo sheds light on the work that many different individuals and animal welfare organizations do in a way that has never been done before.
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The movie exposing the stark reality of such crucial issues facing our world today such as; the underground black market trade of endangered species, puppy mills, poaching, animal abuse and neglect, the fur industry, circuses, seal clubbing, horse slaughter, the palm oil industry, shark finning, the pet industry and so on. Give Me Shelter is about the people who dedicate their lives every day to help raise awareness for these important issues and who also rescue, rehabilitate, and care for these animals while facing their own struggles to support their passion for animals. Give Me Shelter has the capability of changing the lives of a vast array of species around the world whose issues otherwise would not be exposed so we can live in peace with all of God’s creatures.

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Watch the trailer here.

WHAT: Give Me Shelter
WHEN: February 24, 2015
WHERE: VOD, Amazon, and  iTunes

DETAILS: 

  • The film is being distributed by Virgil Films who has also distributed Forks Over Knives, Supersize Me and The Last Lions.

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Vegan Oktoberfest

September 12, 2014 — Leave a comment

Vegan Oktoberfest is LA’s newest, most festive, and authentic Oktoberfest celebration. This one of a kind event will feature traditional food, live Oompah bands, Bavarian maidens, and of course, refreshing and delicious beer poured to perfection by a bevy of great breweries. Enjoy a taste of Germany while you make new friends and indulge to your heart’s desire. Since all the food and beer is vegan, you can experience a traditional Oktoberfest with a clear conscience. Did we mention you can see the Pacific Ocean while you celebrate? Prost!

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Vegan Oktoberfest will recreate the feel of the traditional German celebration within view of the beautiful Pacific Ocean. Guests will enjoy a large shaded area with picnic style seating where they can enjoy the best vegan food in Los Angeles and forge new friendships. There will also be an outdoor area for people who want to stretch their legs or feel the ocean breeze.

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Think vegans eat nothing but twigs and leaves? Think again my friend. Vegan Oktoberfest will feature delicious, traditional Bavarian food that just happens to be vegan. We’re talking sausages, pretzels, potato pancakes, chicken, sauerkraut, ice cream, and many more delectable delights including gluten free options!

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Vegan Oktoberfest will feature entertainment of all kinds including stein holding contests and festive music to create the perfect backdrop for this annual celebration. The event will feature a mix of traditional German music and some of LA’s most entertaining performers.

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Participating breweries include: Sierra Nevada, Venice Duck Brewery, Four Sons Brewery, Karl Strauss, Eel River, Ace Ciders, Epic Brewing, Modern Times, Bison Organic Beer, Oskar Blues, Drake’s, Coronado Brewing, Angel City, Golden Road, Anderson Valley, Saint Archer, Bravery, Lagunitas, Hangar 24, and more to come!  And don’t worry there will be gluten-free beer and cider available.

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WHAT: Vegan Oktoberfest
WHEN:
Saturday October 4th, 2014 | General Admission: 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm | VIP Admission: 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
WHERE: 
2600 Barnard Way (Lot 5 South) | Santa Monica, CA 90405

DETAILS:

Tickets:  General admission $45 | General admission non-drinking $20

CONTACT INFO: info@veganoktoberfest.com

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The 5th edition of LA Vegan Beer and Food Festival will be the biggest yet, featuring the best vegan food and beers. With unlimited samples, you can taste beers from participating breweries with your ticket and receive your very own LAVBF glass.

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Last year 40 breweries and 30 food vendors took part in the fest… plus five bands!

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40 craft breweries including: Golden Road El Segundo Automatic Modern Times + many more. Food vendors include: Seabirds Food Truck Crossroads Kitchen Mohawk Bend Gracias Madre + Many More. Bands Include: He’s My Brother She’s My Sister, Leftover Cuties, Heaps N’ Heaps, Fathers & Suns + More TBA!

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A portion of the proceeds will go to K-9 Connection.

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WHAT: LA Vegan Beer And Food Festival  
WHEN:
Saturday, May 17, 2014 | 1:00 – 6:00 pm
WHERE: 8950 West Sunset Blvd. | West Hollywood, CA 90069

DETAILS:

  • Tickets: $30 – $67.50
  • 21 and over

CONTACT INFO: info@veganbeerfest.com

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The WorldFest Earth Day Festival is LA’s premiere solar-powered, family friendly, and “green” event. The festival will be held at the beautiful outdoor setting of Woodley Park. Enjoy a magnificent day filled with entertainment, education, and enlightenment. The combination of great music, empowering speakers, environmental, humanitarian, and animal welfare non-profits, kid’s activities, and a delicious food court make for an earth-friendly experience that is sure to be inspiring and enjoyable for all.

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Here’s What’s Happening at WorldFest:

  • Main Stage – bands and celebrity speakers
  • Earth Lounge – singer/songwriters, jazz, rock, funk, and world music groups and poets
  • EcoTent – speakers, discussions, and displays about sustainable living and current environmental issues
  • Healthy Hut – speakers, discussions, and displays about health including yoga, meditation, and cooking demos
  • Global vegan food court – delicious, healthy, and environmentally friendly
  • Animal Film Pavilion – films, speakers, and displays about the human-animal relationship
  • Art Avenue – Engaging art work with a message of sustainability, humane issues or environmentalism
  • Exhibitors – more than 100 companies and organizations showcasing their products or eco- and animal-friendly messages
  • Kids’ Kingdom– storytelling, face painting, and children’s entertainers and other activities
  • Oasis Beer and Wine Garden – brought to you by the Lagunitas Brewing Company 
  • Animal Adoptions – dogs, cats, rabbits, and lots of animals looking for good homes
  • ATM Access – there is an ATM machine on the grounds
  • FREE water  bring your own water bottle for FREE filtered water by Lifesource Water Systems (water is free if you bring your own cup or bottle. They will also be selling steel bottles and you can get a compostable cup for $1)

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Speakers:

  • Ed Begley Jr., Activist/Actor/Environmental leader in the Hollywood community
  • Rachel Carson-Begley, Environmentalist/Actress
  • Gene Baur, Author and President of Farm Sanctuary – Hailed as “the conscience of the food movement” by TIME magazine
  • Saginaw Grant, veteran film and TV actor. Respected figure in the Native American community
  • Alexandra Paul, Actress/Activist/Athlete/Multi-award winning activist for the environment, voting rights and non-violence
  • John Salley, NBA Champion/TV Host/Actor/Wellness Guru/Philanthropist and Entrepreneur
  • William McNamara, Actor/Activist/Noted Animal Advocate and executive producer of Extreme Animal Rescue
  • Neville Page, Judge on Face Off on the SyFy Channel, and Lead Creature Designer on the highest grossing movie of all-time, Avatar
  • Mariana Tosca, actress,producer and social advocate who has been at the forefront of social advocacy for decades
  • Debra Wilson, Comedienne/Actress/Host for events for such non-profits as New Leash On Life Animal Rescue and the Four Legged Friends Foundation

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WorldFest Earth Day Festival promises a day of entertainment and inspiration and to inspire festival-goers to embrace compassionate living – inspiring people about making a difference for their community and the planet.

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Watch a video on WorldFest here.

WHAT: WorldFest Earth Day Festival
WHEN:  Sunday, May 19, 2013 | 10:30 am – 7:00 pm
WHERE:
Woodley Park | 6350 Woodley Avenue | Van Nuys, CA 91406

DETAILS:

Tickets:

  • General Admission – $9
  • Seniors over 60 – $5
  • Ride your bike to WorldFest – $5
  • Take the Metro – $5 (show your pass or ticket for the day)
  • Kids 12 and under – FREE
  • 91406 zip code residents – FREE (with proof of residence)
  • Tickets are tax-deductible
  • Parking – $5

CONTACT INFO: info@worldfestevents.com

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