A vegan meetup is where vegans (whatever their PHILOSOPHY about being vegan) and vegan-oriented persons (NOT "tire-kickers" who come "to gawk at the vegans") with similar interests get together and hang out.  If you TWEET, we instantly become a TWEETUP.

Because of our array of motives, some focus more on diet alone, while others are concerned with an integrated world-and-life view.  We're a diverse lot, so we'll meet LOTS of folks whose interests are somewhat different from our own, but who share the vegetarian and vegan interests with usm but we may NOT agree with everyone on how important each of the elements in another's vegan worldview and personality is.

A subset of our >6000 members attend any particular event.  Further, by networking with BVS, GBBCC, MARC, BVA, NEAVS, other veg groups, and other meetups, we get to know one another.

Grasshopper, My Thai, Veggie Planet, Veggie Galaxy, Clover Food Lab, True Bistro, Red Lentil, Organic Natural, Life Alive, and others vegan hangouts are our favorite meeting sites.

We're always "BECOMING a vegan group"; BRING SOMETHING VEGAN-ORIENTED TO SHARE (newspaper clipping, book or DVD, photos, etc.) with other attendees as a way for them to get to know you and you to know them. Sharing IS "becoming" for veg*ans.

What and how can we share? A news article, a story with a vegan interest, some information (old or new) with a vegan slant, a memento of traveling as a vegan, info on a great vegan website or resource or event, etc.  Be creative.  Pleasantly surprise us.

A Vegan Meetup is held on the 1st Saturday of each month - 11:30 am to 2 pm
at either
Clover Food Lab
Harvard Square, Dunster Street? of Mass Avenue
Downstairs
Cambridge, MA 02138

or Clover Food Lab or elsewhere (watch the announcements; Clover Food Lab is the default location)

Vegetarian Happy Hours [Happy Hour with Vegetarians] or monthly dining out group
Join us AND the other Vegetarians-Of-Boston Meetups for the regular Vegetarian Happy Hours - or monthly dining out group
2nd Thursday of the Month - http://Vegetarian.Meetup.com/27/ (site varies)
1st Saturday of the Month - 11:30 am-2:00 pm (site varies, often at Clover in Harvard Square)
3rd Sunday of the Month - 4:00 pm-6:30 pm - Grasshopper - www.BostonVeg.org

We hold other events at an all-vegetarian restaurant, often by following the events of local vegetarian and animal rights groups.

Dinner with Dharma is held monthly at the Greater Boston Buddhist Cultural Center (GBBCC) in Cambridge, MA - $10 for the all-vegan buffet.  March-October

We also tag along with BVS (BostonVeg.org), BVA (BostonVegan.org), Vegan Meetup events, and MARC.

Vegans - If you're here (in one of the designations below), you belong in THIS GROUP

Former Vegetarian, Now Vegan
Fruitarian Vegan
Longterm Vegan
Newly Vegan
No Animal Products Vegan
No Leather Vegan
On the Veggie Vegan See-Saw
Organic Vegan
Raw Vegan
Tofu Rules!

Vegetarian Who Leans Vegan
Animal Rights Vegan
Eco-friendly Vegan
PETA-oriented Vegan
For Religious Reasons a Vegan
Non-Vegan, But Seriously Interested as Practicing Vegetarian
Abolitionist Vegans (Animals should no longer be treated as property)
Anti-PETA (PETA harms the vegan movement more than helps)
I Support the A.L.F. (Supporters of the direct action taken by the ALF)

Vegetarians - If you're here (in one of the designations below), you belong in the Vegetarian Meetup

Casual Vegetarian
For Religious Reasons vegetarian (but not vegan)
Fruitarian
Lacto-Ovo Vegetarian
Lacto-Vegetarian
Macrobiotic Vegetarian (no fish)
Macrobiotic Vegetarian (with fish)
Occasional Vegetarian
Organic Vegetarian

Ovo-Vegetarian
Partial Vegetarian
Pescetarian
Raw Vegetarian
Social Vegetarian
Transitional Vegetarian
Animal Rights
Flexitarian (not a vegan but preferring vegetarian)
PETA
Non-Vegetarian, But Interested

We're 837 Boston Area Vegans

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Upcoming Meetups

  • Tuesday, July 7, 2015 12:00 PM

    Upcoming KICKSTART Courses Summer 2015 :The Plant Based Diet

    2 Boston Area Vegans attending
  • Wednesday, July 8, 2015 5:30 PM

    Vegan Macrobiotic Wednesday Dinner / RSVP by phone call only

    2 Boston Area Vegans attending
  • Wednesday, July 8, 2015 6:00 PM

    Upcoming KICKSTART Courses Summer 2015 :The Plant Based Diet

    2 Boston Area Vegans attending
  • Wednesday, July 8, 2015 9:00 PM

    Vegan Online Cooking Class with Coach Ellen Jaffe Jones, Journalist, Athlete

    1 Boston Area Vegans attending
  • Friday, July 10, 2015 7:00 PM

    Friday Evening Macrobiotic Vegan Community Dinner-99 Crescent Street, Auburndale

    2 Boston Area Vegans attending
  • Saturday, July 11, 2015 4:00 PM

    Organic Garden Cafe 2nd Saturday/month @4:00 pm

    3 Boston Area Vegans attending
  • Tuesday, July 14, 2015 12:00 PM

    Upcoming KICKSTART Courses Summer 2015 :The Plant Based Diet

    2 Boston Area Vegans attending
  • Wednesday, July 15, 2015 4:00 PM

    VOLUNTEERING for $2/bag of produce in Mission Hill - Take home 1-2 bags free

    2 Boston Area Vegans attending
  • Wednesday, July 15, 2015 6:00 PM

    Upcoming KICKSTART Courses Summer 2015 :The Plant Based Diet

    2 Boston Area Vegans attending
  • Wednesday, July 15, 2015 7:00 PM

    Vegan Macrobiotic Wednesday Dinner in Arlington

    2 Boston Area Vegans attending
  • Wednesday, July 15, 2015 9:00 PM

    Vegan Online Cooking Class with Coach Ellen Jaffe Jones, Journalist, Athlete

    1 Boston Area Vegans attending
  • Thursday, July 16, 2015 6:00 PM

    PlantPure Nation film, Q&A, vegan snacks

    4 Boston Area Vegans attending
  • Friday, July 17, 2015 3:00 PM

    Vegan-Only Camp-Out at Lake Durant Campground, Blue Mountain Lake, NY

    4 Boston Area Vegans attending
  • Friday, July 17, 2015 7:00 PM

    Friday Evening Macrobiotic Vegan Community Dinner-99 Crescent Street, Auburndale

    2 Boston Area Vegans attending
  • Saturday, July 18, 2015 4:00 PM

    Revitalive - 3rd Saturday, 4 pm

    2 Boston Area Vegans attending
  • Saturday, July 18, 2015 4:30 PM

    Vegan Macrobiotic Potluck Party; RSVP by telephone

    8 Boston Area Vegans attending
  • Sunday, July 19, 2015 4:00 PM

    BVS Seminar/Dinner at Grasshopper: How Do I Know What to Believe?

    3 Boston Area Vegans attending
  • Tuesday, July 21, 2015 11:30 AM

    Farmer’s Market at Dewey Square

    2 Boston Area Vegans attending
  • Tuesday, July 21, 2015 12:00 PM

    Upcoming KICKSTART Courses Summer 2015 :The Plant Based Diet

    2 Boston Area Vegans attending
  • Wednesday, July 22, 2015 4:00 PM

    VOLUNTEERING for $2/bag of produce in Mission Hill - Take home 1-2 bags free

    2 Boston Area Vegans attending
 

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Founded Dec 12, 2002

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