Update as of 11/14/12 - EVENT IS NOW SOLD OUT!
Vegan Society of PEACE Annual 'Gentle Thanksliving' Dinner Event, Presentation and Fundraiser!
You are cordially invited to join us for our popular Annual Vegan Dinner Event and Fundraiser!
Join us this year on Saturday, November 17, 2012 at Pecore Hall in Houston.This continues to be Houston's Largest Vegan Thanksgiving Celebration! TICKETS ON SALE NOW THROUGH VSOP WEBSITE!You won't want to miss our delicious, catered vegan feast, which will feature FIVE vegan caterers from the Houston area! There will be Special Presentations, including our traditional "Vegan Society of PEACE Year in Review Highlights" slide show.
Our featured speaker is Alan Clune, Ph.D., who was one of our featured speakers at VegFest Houston 2012. Alan is a professor of Philosophy and Applied Ethics at Sam Houston State University in Texas, with a passion for animal rights philosophy and ethical vegan living. Professor Clune leads the Woodlands Vegan Meetup and is also an active volunteer with our organization.
We'll also have Door Prizes from our Sponsors, which include WayFare, Book Publishing Company and Trader Joe's. In addition, there will be plenty of free Veg Starter Guides, compassionate literature and recipe booklets. Plus, there will be a parent-supervised play area available for young children.
Also visit our mini Vegan Marketplace where you can purchase take-home items from our caterers and VSOP logo shirts, cookbooks and more! Advance ticket purchase is required before November 14! Seating is limited to 100 advance tickets. Ticket prices listed below. CLICK HERE FOR PAYPAL LINK, or payment by mail instructions.
Hot Mulled Apple Cider ~ Portabella Mushrooms with Raw Garlic 'Geez', Kalamata Olives and Herbs ~ Spinach and Artichoke Dip ~ Raw Krackers ~ Autumn Harvest Salad with Kale, Arugula and Pumpkin Seeds ~ Artisan-style Wheat and Soy Protein 'Gobble' Roast ~ Cajun-style Cornbread Stuffing with Peppers ~ Mushroom Gravy with White Wine ~ Sweet Potato Crisp with Dandies Marshmallows ~ Lemon Garlic String Beans ~ Fresh Cranberries with Figs, Dates and Cinnamon Citrus Seasoning ~ Pumpkin Cheezecake Pie ~ Pumpkin Spice Cupcakes
*A 100% Raw Vegan/Gluten-free meal is available, but must be pre-ordered.* You must email us in writing to pre-order a raw vegan/gluten-free, soy-free plate!
Adults: $28, Children (ages 3-10): $18, Children (under 3): free
Ticket prices include the vegan feast and one door prize entry per person. Since this is acatered event, we require that you purchase your tickets in advance. The deadline to make your reservation and ticket purchase is November 14. Seats are filling up quickly!
Please follow these 3 easy steps for ticket purchase: 1)RSVP here on our website calendar event page. 2) Purchase your tickets securely online by using our PayPal link. Under "Comments", list name and the number in your party.
3) Print out your PayPal receipt, or display your confirmation email on your smart phone, to show when you to check-in. *If you need to mail a check, we must receive it before November 14! (Sorry, but no refunds will be given less than 48 hours prior to event.)
Pecore Hall is located at 1805 W. Alabama, Houston, TX 77098. For directions and parking information, click here. We look forward to seeing you at our wonderful annual celebration of compassion! Please invite your friends and family to our joyful vegan feast!
Many thanks to our wonderful vegan caterers and sponsors! Our Annual Event is open to the public, but you must purchase your tickets in advance for this catered event! See our PayPal link above!
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Special thanks to the Paws and Think Animal Rights Meetup, The Houston Vegan Meetup, The Woodlands Vegan Meetup and The Vingles Veggie Singles Meetup for promoting and supporting this event!