Join us at Camp Pollock, a beautiful 11-acre spread w/a historic 1924 stone lodge, just two miles north of Downtown, for a day full of
• vegan food (Green Boheme & Capitol Garage on site, brownies donated by The Plum, baked goods donated by Pushkin's),
• music w/ Zane Miller & friends
• speakers and presentations:
Jack Norris, R.D. & founder of Vegan Outreach
Michael Budkie, co-founder & executive director of Stop Animal Exploitation Now!
Toni Okamoto: speaking on behalf of Animal Place & Plant-Based on a Budget
Katie Cantrell: Factory Farmed Animals Coalition
Kayle Martin: "Cowgirls and Collard Greens"; cancer survivor
Jed Soliz: co-organizer Team Veg Sacramento
Julie Serences: Saving our Bee Population
Angelique Miller: food demos and kid's activities
• arts and crafts
• adult and kids’ activities,
• info booths and demos, including Solar Cooking by Ilsa Hess
• community vendors,
• another March of the Vegetables,
… and lots more!
Bring your own picnic fare (vegan [no animal products] only, please!) or you may purchase food at the event. Bring your friends and family!
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED—Help us make this celebration of all things vegan a success! Sign up here or at [masked] for 1- or 2-hour tabling shifts. It's fun, and don't worry, you won't be tabling alone.
FEATURED SPEAKERS (partial list):
Michael Budkie, AHT, co-founder and Executive Director of Stop Animal Exploitation NOW! (SAEN), which works exclusively on the animal experimentation issue by successfully terminating research projects, forcing the USDA to take legal action against laboratories, and coordinating release of animals into sanctuaries.
Jack Norris, RD, vegan dietitian and co-author of Vegan for Life, is a nutrition expert who can help answer your questions about vegan health. Jack is also founder of Vegan Outreach, a grass-roots vegan advocacy and awareness organization that focuses on reaching out to college campuses throughout the United States and promoting informed, ethical eating to reduce the suffering of farmed animals.
Animal Place Farmed Animal Sanctuary, Solar Cookers International, Xerces Society, are just a few of the other fine groups that will be represented. Booths are still available!
Music: Zane Miller & Friends
Tickets: $5/adults; • $3 seniors/students/low income;
• $1 children and disabled; • free under 6 years old
Get your tickets, or sign up for a booth at sacveggie.org.
Co-sponsors: Sacramento Vegetarian Society (sacveggie.org) and Sacramento Vegan Challenge (sacveganchallenge.com), with generous support from the Sacramento Natural Foods Co-op and Save the American River Association