Events

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If you’re unsure where to take your first cheesy date, why not take them on one of ours? Check out these amazing GO VEGGIE events!

GF&AF San Diego, CA

GF&AF San Diego, CA

Date: February 10 - 11, 2018
Location: Del Mar Fairgrounds-Wyland Center
2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd.
Del Mar, CA 92014-2216

The GFAF Expos are the largest and fastest growing special diet consumer events in the US. Started in 2007, the events are professionally managed and have expanded from one to seven cities throughout the United States. In addition to meeting the needs of the Celiac community, the Expo welcomes those with gluten sensitivities, auto-immune/inflammatory diseases and autism.


NACUFS Southern Regional Conference

NACUFS Southern Regional Conference

Date: March 6 - 8, 2018
Location: Embassy Suites by Hilton Denton Convention Center
3100 Town Center Trail
Denton, TX 76201


The International Pizza Expo

The International Pizza Expo

Date: March 19 - 22, 2018
Location: Las Vegas Convention Center
3150 Paradise Rd
Las Vegas, NV 89109

With nearly 500 exhibiting companies on the show floor, Pizza Expo is the place for independent and chain pizzeria owners and managers to one-stop shop for nearly any needed product or service — and see what’s new in the industry. Attendees can expand their knowledge on topics relevant to business success during Expo’s more than 90 seminars, workshops and baking demonstrations. They also can participate in pizza skills competitions and go to special events such as the Beer & Bull networking session and the Pizza Expo Block Party.


Seattle Vegfest

Seattle Vegfest

Date: April 7 - 8, 2018
Location: Seattle Center Exhibition Hall

Seattle Vegfest welcomes everyone, whether you are an experienced vegetarian, a beginner, or just curious. They invite you to discover the advantages and experience the pleasures of vegetarian food. While exploring new ways of eating, we encourage you to proceed at your own pace and enjoy the experience.


GF&AF Schaumburg, IL

GF&AF Schaumburg, IL

Date: April 7 - 8, 2018
Location: Schaumburg Convention Center
1551 Thoreau Drive North
Schaumburg, IL 60173

The GFAF Expos are the largest and fastest growing special diet consumer events in the US. Started in 2007, the events are professionally managed and have expanded from one to seven cities throughout the United States. In addition to meeting the needs of the Celiac community, the Expo welcomes those with gluten sensitivities, auto-immune/inflammatory diseases and autism.


GF&AF Denver, CO

GF&AF Denver, CO

Date: April 21 - 22, 2018
Location: National Western Complex-Expo Hall level 2
4655 Humbolt Street
Denver, CO 80216

The GFAF Expos are the largest and fastest growing special diet consumer events in the US. Started in 2007, the events are professionally managed and have expanded from one to eight cities throughout the United States. In addition to meeting the needs of the Celiac community, the Expo welcomes those with gluten sensitivities, auto-immune/inflammatory diseases and autism.


New England Vegfest

New England Vegfest

Date: April 29, 2018
Location: DCU Center
50 Foster St
Worcester, MA 01608

The New England VegFest is a free festival that brings the local community together to celebrate vegetarianism: an animal-friendly, environmentally sustainable, and healthy lifestyle.


GF&AF Atlanta, GA

GF&AF Atlanta, GA

Date: May19 - 20, 2018
Location: Cobb Galleria Centre–Exhibit Hall A
Two Galleria Parkway
Atlanta, Georgia 30339

The GFAF Expos are the largest and fastest growing special diet consumer events in the US. Started in 2007, the events are professionally managed and have expanded from one to eight cities throughout the United States. In addition to meeting the needs of the Celiac community, the Expo welcomes those with gluten sensitivities, auto-immune/inflammatory diseases and autism.


NYC Vegetarian Food Festival

NYC Vegetarian Food Festival

Date: May 19 - 20, 2018
Location: Metropolitan Pavilion
125 W 18th St
New York, NY 10011


GF&AF Glendale, AZ

GF&AF Glendale, AZ

Date: June 23 - 24, 2018
Location: Renaissance Glendale Hotel & Spa (Media Center)
9495 W. Coyotes Boulevard
Glendale, Arizona 85305

The GFAF Expos are the largest and fastest growing special diet consumer events in the US. Started in 2007, the events are professionally managed and have expanded from one to eight cities throughout the United States. In addition to meeting the needs of the Celiac community, the Expo welcomes those with gluten sensitivities, auto-immune/inflammatory diseases and autism.


NACUFS National Conference

NACUFS National Conference

Date: July 11 - 14, 2018
Location: Rhode Island Convention Center
1 Sabin St
Providence, RI 02903


GF&AF Worcester, MA

GF&AF Worcester, MA

Date: July 12 - 22, 2018
Location: DCU Center-North Exhibit Hall
50 Foster Street
Worcester, MA 01608

The GFAF Expos are the largest and fastest growing special diet consumer events in the US. Started in 2007, the events are professionally managed and have expanded from one to eight cities throughout the United States. In addition to meeting the needs of the Celiac community, the Expo welcomes those with gluten sensitivities, auto-immune/inflammatory diseases and autism.


Washington, D.C VegFest

Washington, D.C VegFest

Date: TBD
Location: Outdoors at Yard Park in the Capital Riverfront neighborhood
Lot H/I, across from Nationals Park
1500 S Capitol St SE
Washington, DC 20003

Compassion Over Killing is proud to host the annual DC VegFest in the nation’s capital. This FREE festival highlights the many benefits and joys of choosing plant-based foods. Join the fun!


Twin Cities VegFest

Twin Cities VegFest

Date: September 16, 2018
Location: Harriet Island Regional Park
200 Dr Justus Ohage Blvd
St Paul, MN 55107


Whitcraft Health Fair

Whitcraft Health Fair

Date: September 20, 2018
Location:
76 County Road
Eastford, CT 06242


GF&AF Secaucus, NJ

GF&AF Secaucus, NJ

Date: October 13 - 14, 2018
Location: Meadowlands Exposition Center
355 Plaza Drive
Secaucus, NJ 07094

The GFAF Expos are the largest and fastest growing special diet consumer events in the US. Started in 2007, the events are professionally managed and have expanded from one to eight cities throughout the United States. In addition to meeting the needs of the Celiac community, the Expo welcomes those with gluten sensitivities, auto-immune/inflammatory diseases and autism.


Portland, OR Vegfest

Portland, OR Vegfest

Date: October 21 - 22, 2018
Location: Oregon Convention Center - Exhibit Hall A
777 NE Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
Portland, OR 97232

Portland VegFest celebrates plant-based living, with free food samples, health and nutrition speakers, chef demonstrations, Fitness Stage workouts, restaurants, films, and activities for kids and teens. There's something for everyone!


GF&AF Dallas, TX

GF&AF Dallas, TX

Date: October 27 - 28, 2018
Location: Dallas Market Hall-North Hall
2200 Stemmons Freeway (public enters off Market Center Blvd.)
Dallas, TX 75207

The GFAF Expos are the largest and fastest growing special diet consumer events in the US. Started in 2007, the events are professionally managed and have expanded from one to eight cities throughout the United States. In addition to meeting the needs of the Celiac community, the Expo welcomes those with gluten sensitivities, auto-immune/inflammatory diseases and autism.


Central Florida VegFest

Central Florida VegFest

Date: TBD
Location: Orlando Festival Park
2911 E. Robinson Street
Orlando, FL 32803

Central Florida Veg Fest is an exciting day of colorful and educational exhibits and activities! It will take place at beautiful Orlando Festival Park near downtown Orlando on October 28, 2017 from 10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. Admission is FREE! Veg Fest is a family-friendly, dog-friendly, alcohol-free, and smoke-free event. Veg Fest, now in its 12th year, is one of the biggest and best vegetarian festivals in the country!


GF&AF San Mateo, CA

GF&AF San Mateo, CA

Date: November 17 - 18, 2018
Location: San Mateo County Event Center-Fiesta Hall
1346 Saratoga Drive
San Mateo, CA 94403

The GFAF Expos are the largest and fastest growing special diet consumer events in the US. Started in 2007, the events are professionally managed and have expanded from one to eight cities throughout the United States. In addition to meeting the needs of the Celiac community, the Expo welcomes those with gluten sensitivities, auto-immune/inflammatory diseases and autism.


Tampa Bay Vegfest

Tampa Bay Vegfest

Date: TBD
Location: Cotanchobee Fort Brooke Park
601 Old Water Street
Downtown Tampa, FL

The event has been coordinated by Florida Voices for Animals for almost 8 years! Featuring nationally renowned speakers, 100 veg-friendly vendors/exhibitors, animal rescue groups, vegan food, raw/cooking demonstrations, humane education, live music & entertainment, yoga classes, film screenings, a scavenger hunt appropriate for adults and kids, and activities for children and families, Veg Fest offers a diverse experience for all to learn about living a healthy, compassionate, and eco-friendly lifestyle. Each year is different and highlights new speakers, musicians, chefs, food, and entertainment.


Lowell Summer Music Series 2018

Lowell Summer Music Series 2018

Event Dates: TBD
Event Location: Boarding House Park
40 French Street
Lowell, MA 01852


South Florida Vegfest

South Florida Vegfest

Date: TBD
Location: War Memorial Auditorium
800 Northeast 8th Street
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304

The 2nd annual South Florida VegFest will feature nearly 3x the space! We have applied for a city permit which would allow us to tent outdoor areas and drastically increase our indoor/outdoor area, in addition to increasing the size of our indoor aisles to more comfortably accommodate our guests!