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Portland VegFest Right Around the Corner!

September 2, 2013

When: Saturday & Sunday, September 21 & 22, 10am-6pm
Where: Oregon Convention Center - Exhibit Hall A (777 NE MLK, Jr. Blvd. Portland)
Details: Join us as we celebrate and promote sustainable, compassionate and healthy food choices and lifestyles. This low-cost, fun and food-filled event welcomes everyone! $8 admission/day. Kids 12 and under free. $5 for students with valid ID.

VegFest 2013 will feature:

  • 100s of Free Food Samples!
  • Exciting Speakers including John McDougall, MD, Brenda Davis, RD, and many more!
  • Cooking Demos from Vegan Artisan Cheese's Miyoko Schinner, Chef AJ, Karyn Calabrese and more!
  • Ask the Experts Table
  • Children and Teen Activities including a "Tasting the Rainbow" table, Teen Activists and an interactive photo booth with professional face painters!
  • Restaurants and Non-Profit Organizations

Volunteer for VegFest and receive Free Admission!
More than 400 volunteers are needed to help make Northwest VEG's 9th Annual VegFest a success. Every 3 hour shift you do during the weekend earns you an entry into our special volunteer raffle! Please contact Chelsea Davis, Northwest VEG's Outreach and Volunteer Coordinator, at for details.

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