Festival season will soon be in full swing. From music festivals to chocolate festivals, the list just goes on. With the weather finally warming up it's time to get outside and explore all the festivals going on in these next few months. This vegan-friendly festival coming to Ottawa is perfect for anyone that loves quality meals, whether you're vegan or not you should still 100% head to this event!
This massive food festival will serve up a variety of vegetarian and vegan treats. The festival will also sell a wide range of vegan-friendly products. This is your chance to get to know more people in the Ottawa vegetarian and vegan community. From new brands to fresh restaurants, you will be in awe of all of the local superstars.
Ottawa Veg Fest is back for it's 9th annual festival. The festival is a celebration of everything and anything related to plant-based power. The event is a perfect place to support the fabulous vegan and vegan-friendly local businesses in the city. From sampling yummy foods to learning from a line up of incredible speakers you are in for a terrific day.
The festival brings together businesses, products, and services creating an easier and more meaningful way to educate and help Ottawans embrace a more vegan-friendly life. This year Ottawa Veg Fest is welcoming Canadian Olympic figure skating medallist Meagan Duhamel, former NHL star Georges Laraque, and video star The Buddhist Chef as keynote speakers.
This event is 100% vegan meaning there really is no other festival like this in Ottawa! The festival brings together not only vegetarians and vegans, but also anyone who is generally health conscious and interested in eating ethically, sustainably, and locally. There will be over 60 different exhibitors at the festival, some include:
- Restaurants: Simply Raw Express, Asian Stars, The Table Vegetarian
- Bakeries: Little Jo Berry's, Sweet Cheeks, Strawberry Blonde Bakery
- Drinks: Juicehead, Crazy D's Sodas, Loon Kombucha, Pascalyna
- Cold Food Products: Oat & Mill, GUSTA Foods, Vegan Magic
- Self Care: Lavender Lane, Forest Green Naturals, Arbonne
There’s no better opportunity to explore this lifestyle, whether you’re vegan, vegetarian, or simply curious and interested in food. Admission is $5 per day, payable at the door. Ottawa Veg Fest 2018 will be held on June 2nd to 3rd from 10 am to 4 pm. It will be at the RA Centre at 2451 Riverside Drive. For more information about this great festival be sure to check the Ottawa Veg Fest website here.