Supporting Portland's Vegan, Vegetarian, and Veg-curious Community

VegFest 2012
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VegFest celebrates and promotes sustainable, compassionate and healthy food choices and lifestyles. This low-cost, educational, and fun event welcomes everyone. VegFest connects organizations, businesses and educators with the local public and each other.

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In 2012, Northwest VEG celebrates 8 years of VegFest, Oregon's largest vegetarian event!

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Public Transportation Go eco-friendly. Take TriMet.

Ride the Portland Streetcar for free during it's grand opening September 22-23!
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TriMet's MAX connects to Portland International Airport (PDX) and stops 162 times a day at the Oregon Convention Center station.
A TriMet bus (Line #6) stops on Martin Luther King (MLK) Blvd., directly across the street from the convention center. If you need assistance in planning your trip, the TriMet Trip Planner makes it easy.


Northwest VEG strives to ensure that our activities are fully accessible. To request a sign language interpreter or other accommodations, please contact Emily at as early as possible so we may attempt to fulfill your request.


The recently renovated Doubletree Hotel Portland has been incorporating sustainable business practices since 2003, making significant progress in reducing carbon emissions while maintaining a high standard of service and warm hospitality. The newly renovated guestrooms, business and fitness centers present a fresh, contemporary style. The hotel is located directly on the MAX light rail line and within walking distance to the Oregon Convention Center. If you'd like to make reservation call 1-800-996-0510.

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