The founder of a Y Combinator-backed startup is just one of 49 presenters to be featured at the upcoming California Vegetarian Food Festival and Symposium at the Palace of Fine Arts on Saturday, September 21.
Aylon Steinhart founded Eclipse Foods, which makes plant-based dairy products that are indistinguishable... - September 14, 2019
In a town that buzzes with startups, September 21st will bring a green sheen to the endeavor. The Kelp Tank pitch hour will take place at the California Vegetarian Food Festival & Symposium. With three judges and a grand prize, attendees will see a live, all-vegan pitch hour at the Palace of Fine... - September 08, 2019
Is it possible to achieve world peace by focusing on the foods we eat?
Dr. Will Tuttle, author of The World Peace Diet, will answer that question at the 4th annual California Vegetarian Food Festival and Symposium, to take place on Saturday, September 21, at the Palace of Fine Arts.
Tuttle’s... - August 21, 2019
The author of the international bestseller How Not to Die will headline the Apple Symposium Stage for this year’s California Vegetarian Food Festival + Symposium on Saturday, September 21, at the Palace of Fine Arts. Dr. Michael Greger will speak from 4:00 to 5:00 p.m. and then sign copies of his... - August 16, 2019
Community Grows was recently named the charity partner for this year’s California Vegetarian Food Festival and Symposium, to take place at the Palace of Fine Arts on Saturday, September 21st.
Founded in 1994, the non-profit’s mission is to cultivate healthy youth through growing gardens... - August 15, 2019
The famous site of San Francisco’s old exposition center will be the home of the 4th iteration of the California Vegetarian Food Festival + Symposium, as this popular plant-based celebration arrives at San Francisco’s Palace of Fine Arts, a Non-Plus Ultra venue, on September 21.
Headlining... - July 24, 2019
A galaxy of new vegan stars has recently been added to the presenters’ roster at the 9th annual New York Vegetarian Food Festival, to take place May 18-19 at the Metropolitan Pavilion in Chelsea.
Headlining the Banana Stage (for health and wellness presentations) is Derek Goodwin, who has been... - May 12, 2019
If the Kumquat Kids Area sounds like a lot of kooky fun, that’s by design. It promises to be one of the most popular components of the ninth annual New York City Vegetarian Food Festival, to take place May 18-19 at the Metropolitan Pavilion, from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. both days.
Attendees can expect... - May 09, 2019
The multi-faceted Gabriel Cousens, an ivy-trained M.D., an ordained rabbi, a Native American sundancer, and author of 13 internationally acclaimed books--will be just one of the keynote speakers appearing at the 9th annual NYC Vegetarian Food Festival, May 18-19, at the Metropolitan Pavilion in Chelsea.
Cousens... - May 01, 2019
Eco-activism will be one of the hot topics up for discussion at the 5th annual Arizona Vegetarian Food Festival, taking place February 2nd and 3rd at the Scottsdale Civic Center amphitheater. - January 26, 2019
A dancer and a trapeze contortionist will be among the high-energy entertainers circling the grounds of the 5th annual Arizona Vegetarian Food Festival, to take place February 2-3 at the Scottsdale Civic Center Amphitheater.
The Riley Rainbow Family Circus will be back by popular demand. The group consists... - January 19, 2019
Aerial yoga classes and eco-eating are just a couple of the innovative offerings on tap at the 5th annual Arizona Vegetarian Food Festival, to take place over the weekend of February 2-3 at the Scottsdale Civic Center Amphitheater.
The company called Elevate Yoga & Wellness will have teachers flying... - January 11, 2019
Festival chefs hail from all over, and will be bringing their plant-based creations to the food demo stage. Each of these will show off their cooking techniques and provide tasting samples for the audience:
· Eleni Simos is a certified holistic health coach, plant-based chef, and nutritional... - September 21, 2018
The CA Vegetarian Food Festival, presented by U.S. Veg Corp, has a line-up of chefs that are not to be missed this year. This is the perfect opportunity to learn from the chefs themselves how to cook their amazing plant-based dishes. The festival is returning to Raleigh Studios in Hollywood on September 29th and 30th from 10am-5pm each day. Full event line-up can be found at www.cavegfoodfest.com. - September 21, 2018
Farm animals will find a place in the heart of the city, as the seventh annual New York City Vegetarian Food Festival presents two highly respected animal advocates, May 20-21 at the Metropolitan Pavilion in Chelsea.
One speaker is Irina Anta. After graduating from Yale Law School, she joined the Compassion... - May 03, 2017
The celebrity chefs to be featured at the 7th annual NYC Vegetarian Food Festival, May 20-21, wear a number of different hats… in addition to their toques. - April 30, 2017
Finding love, food, and family is one of the focal points of this year’s New York City Vegetarian Food Festival, running May 20-21 at the Metropolitan Pavilion in Manhattan.
Kicking off activities at the festival’s Apple Stage on Saturday morning is Robyn Moore who will lead a panel on vegan... - April 29, 2017
A traveler well on her way to sampling bites at every vegan restaurant in America will be one of the featured speakers at the 7th annual NYC Vegetarian Food Festival, May 20-21, at the Metropolitan Pavilion in Manhattan.
Kristin LaJeunesse is the founder of an award-winning website and the memoir Will... - April 28, 2017
Belying the myth that world-class athletes must consume animal protein in order to build muscles, this weekend’s Arizona Vegetarian Food Festival will showcase a number of ripped competitors who fuel their feats with plant-based diets. The festival takes place at the Scottsdale Civic Center Amphitheater... - January 26, 2017
A one-man, barefoot, jam band is just one of several musical delights on tap at this weekend’s Arizona Vegetarian Food Festival, to take place at the Scottsdale Civic Center Amphitheater, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. both days. - January 26, 2017
Warshow Angels frontman Kneel Cohn will perform two special acoustic shows at the 3rd annual Arizona Vegetarian Food Festival taking place at the Scottsdale Civic Centre Amphitheater on January 28th & 29th. Cohn is promoting CFEI’s ‘Home On The Range’, a benefit compilation CD album... - January 25, 2017
A silver medalist in cycling will be one of dozens of headliners at the third annual Arizona Vegetarian Food Festival to be held at the Scottsdale Civic Center’s outdoor amphitheater, January 28-29.
Dotsie Bausch, who scored a silver medal as part of Team USA’s track cycling squad at the... - January 24, 2017
A group that strives to create a kinder world has been named the charity partner for the Arizona Vegetarian Food Festival. FARM USA, whose acronym stands for Farm Animal Rights Movement, will receive raffle proceeds generated at the 3rd annual vegan food and lifestyle event at the Scottsdale Civic Center... - January 24, 2017
Is there such a thing as humane meat? Can you follow the super-trendy “paleo” diet and still be a vegan? These and other questions will be explored at the third annual Arizona Vegetarian Food Festival, January 28-29, 2017 at the Scottsdale Civic Center Amphitheater. “Last year’s... - December 15, 2016
It’s not all about food and more food at the California Vegetarian Food Festival on November 13th. The festival venue, Raleigh Studios Hollywood, will also be bursting with musical entertainment and high-powered fitness programs.
The Grammy Award-winning Timothy Boom will perform his Alternative... - November 07, 2016
A vegan vibe descends on Raleigh Studios Hollywood, Sunday, November 13, as U.S. Veg Corp brings its signature Vegetarian Food Festival to California.
The California Vegetarian Food Festival, far from being your run-of-the-mill food festival, combines delicious food, fun entertainment, timely topics... - October 18, 2016
Acclaimed boutique production company, U.S. Veg Corp, will be launching the first annual California Vegetarian Food Festival in Los Angeles on November 13, 2016 at the illustrious Raleigh Studios Hollywood. U.S. Veg Corp is the production company behind the consistently popular NYC Vegetarian Food Festival and the Arizona Vegetarian Food Festival. - August 29, 2016
Celebrity physicians will gather for a vegetable-forward conversation as part of the Food As Medicine series at Deepak Homebase on the mezzanine of ABC Home, Thursday, May 5, at 7 p.m.
Dr. Robert Ostfeld will moderate the panel, which is co-presented by ABC Home, Thrive Market, and U.S. Veg Corp. Ostfeld... - April 29, 2016
Green Mustache smoothies and Jax Coco coconut waters are just two of the natural thirst-quenchers to be tapped at the sixth annual New York City Vegetarian Food Festival presented by U.S. Veg Corp, May 7-8, at the Metropolitan Pavilion in Manhattan. In addition to the over 100 exhibitors, there will be a variety of speakers, chef demos and live entertainment. Even a kids area complete with kid-centric entertainment and activities. - April 27, 2016
Popular Cinnamon Snail food truck chef, Adam Sobel, as well as the husband-and-wife duo behind Philadelphia’s Vedge Restaurant, Rich Landau and Kate Jacoby, will headline the Institute of Culinary Education cooking demo stage at the New York City Vegetarian Food Festival, May 7-8, in Manhattan’s... - April 22, 2016
Elite pro athletes who fuel their feats exclusively on plant-based diets will be among the presenters at the sixth annual New York City Vegetarian Food Festival on Saturday and Sunday, May 7-8, at the Metropolitan Pavilion in Manhattan.
Christine Vardaros, a champion cyclist, will speak on “How... - April 21, 2016
Magic and stand-up comedy will be part of the buffet at the sixth annual New York City Vegetarian Food Festival, popping up at the Metropolitan Pavilion in Manhattan on May 7-8.
Ivan Stratienco, of Insane Illusions, will give Festival attendees a taste of his sleight of hand skills and magic tricks. - April 20, 2016
A roster of eight highly credentialed physicians will grace the stages at the sixth annual New York City Vegetarian Food Festival on Saturday and Sunday, May 7-8, at the Metropolitan Pavilion in Manhattan.
Festival co-founder and organizer Sarah Gross said the medical emphasis at this year’s event... - April 10, 2016
If non-dairy cheese sounds like an oxymoron, you may wish to head over to the Big Cheese for a palate-expanding experience. V Spot Organic Restaurant (on St. Mark’s Place) will host a vegan cheese competition Tuesday, April 12, 7-9 p.m. - April 07, 2016
Meatless Monday is moving to Wednesday in Greenpoint next week, so that the star ingredient can be at its freshest. Chef Timothy Pakron will present Gusto Del Tartufo highlighting what he calls “one of the most exquisite foods available to humans”: the truffle.
Patrons at Toby Buggiani’s... - March 11, 2016
Brussels sprouts are the new kale…. And they’re getting an even trendier treatment at U.S. Veg Corp.’s next vegan food competition, the Battle of Brussels, Monday, February 29, at V Sport Organic, 7-10 p.m.
The public is invited to sample creations from up to eight chefs, including:
Shoshana... - February 25, 2016
“Plant,” a 13-course vegetable-forward dinner created by Chef Jay Astafa, will entice patrons to the next Meatless Monday presentation at Adelina’s in Greenpoint, on February 15, beginning at 7 p.m.
Astafa is known for catering high-end events throughout New York City and for helming... - February 08, 2016
A full house voted the delectably-named S’mac ‘n’ Cheez – a creation of chef Miranda Crespin – first-place at the recent Best Vegan Mac and Cheese competition at V Spot Organic on St. Marks Place. - February 01, 2016
The Arizona Vegetarian Food Festival is coming back to Scottsdale on January 9-10, 2016 at the Scottsdale Civic Center Amphitheater. “Due to the overwhelming response to the 2015 launch event, the AZ Vegetarian Food Festival is now expanded to 2 full days of a diverse variety of vendors, speakers, entertainment and activities for all ages,” said Festival co-founder Nira Paliwoda. - December 12, 2015
The Better Booze Festival is splashing down at Webster Hall located in New York City’s East Village on Saturday, June 13, 2015 from noon-3:30 p.m. This unique alcohol festival is the brainchild of the founders of U.S. Veg Corp who have a successful history of producing innovative events that are in tune with the current trends. - May 29, 2015
A three-course vegan feast created by Chef Jay Astafa will kick off the 2015 version of the New York City Vegetarian Food Festival on Friday evening, March 13, at the National Gourmet Institute in Manhattan.
Astafa, who studied restaurant management at the International Culinary Center, is the vegan... - March 04, 2015
An ultra-endurance athlete, who performs his feats fueled completely on a vegan diet, will be one of the scores of speakers at the upcoming New York City Vegetarian Food Festival. The event returns to the Metropolitan Pavilion in Manhattan on March 14-15, with a new lineup of speakers, chefs, vendors,... - February 28, 2015
the first annual Arizona Vegetarian Food Festival, to be held Saturday, January 10, 2015, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., at the Scottsdale Civic Center Amphitheater. The Festival is organized by U.S. Veg Corp which is best known for its internationally acclaimed New York City Vegetarian Food Festival. - January 05, 2015
The team behind the famous NYC Vegetarian Food Festival brings its special sauce to the southwest for the very first Arizona Vegetarian Food Festival in Scottsdale on January 10th. - December 29, 2014
The Better Booze Festival, New York City's first alcohol festival for the conscientious drinker, is launching Saturday, September 20, 2014 at Center 548 in Manhattan. Presented by U.S. Veg Corp, the force behind such ground-breaking events as the NYC Vegetarian Food Festival, the Better Booze Festival... - September 04, 2014
Comedian Myq (pronounced “Mike”) Kaplan will be among those scheduled to take the mic at the 4th annual New York City Vegetarian Food Festival, March 1-2 in Manhattan.
Kaplan delivers his stand-up routines in comedy clubs all over the country. He has performed on the Tonight Show with Conan... - February 27, 2014
Laying down the law for animal welfare and good health… It’s a topic that will be addressed by two law professors at this year’s NYC Vegetarian Food Festival, March 1-2 in Manhattan.
Mariann Sullivan, who teaches Animal Law at Columbia Law School and Cardozo Law School, will appear... - February 26, 2014
A trio of professionals from One Medical Group will kick off the second day of presentations at the 4th annual NYC Vegetarian Food Festival, scheduled to take place in Chelsea March 1-2. - February 25, 2014
Do vegans have food traditions? Kevin Archer will tackle the topic at the 4th annual New York City Vegetarian Food Festival, taking place over the first weekend in March in Manhattan. Archer is scheduled to speak on Sunday, March 2, 4:45-5:15, on the subject of "Forging a Vegan Heritage.” - February 24, 2014
Plant-powered runner, reporter, and author Ellen Jaffe Jones will present a double-header at the fourth annual New York City Vegetarian Food Festival, to take place March 1-2, in Chelsea.
Her presentation on Saturday, March 1, 5:15-5:45 p.m., will be called “Eating Vegan in a Non-Vegan World.”... - February 22, 2014