align-toparrow-leftarrow-rightbackbellblockcalendarcamerachatcheckchevron-downchevron-leftchevron-rightchevron-small-downchevron-small-leftchevron-small-rightchevron-small-upchevron-upcircle-with-crosscrosseditfacebookglobegoogleimagesinstagramlocation-pinmagnifying-glassmailmoremuplabelShape 3 + Rectangle 1outlookpersonplusImported LayersImported LayersImported Layersshieldstartwitteryahoo

Welcome to the Long Island Vegetarian Meetup

This group was founded to foster a spirit of tolerance, knowledge, compassion and understanding about our food choices and how they affect us as individuals, members of our local communities and members of the larger global community and living world.

We welcome vegetarians, vegans, veggie-friendly ominivores, fruitarians, fungivores, raw foodists, cooked foodists, those who are just taking their first steps on their journey of conscious eating, long-time foodies, novices and even professional chefs! We are a group diverse in age, background, and interests. The only requirements here are that you are interested in meeting new people, appreciate great food, are making or looking to make conscious food choices and are tolerant of others and their life/food choices.

We are a community...a community of friends. We are here to socialize together at vegan and vegetarian friendly food establishments, picnics on the beach, potlucks at each others' homes and at other fun activities such as movies or kickball in the park! Meet-ups are held anywhere from NYC to Long Island's East End (and everywhere in between)

We hope you will feel welcome and have fun in the company of like-minded individuals. And of course, we are here to gently encourage you on your journey and remind you that you are never alone. We welcome you to sojourn with us for as long as you choose.

We're 317 Long Island Vegetarians

Membership is open to everyone

Content of this Meetup Group is only visible to members

Upcoming Meetups

  • Wednesday, February 10, 2016 6:00 PM

    (Cross-posted Event) Free Vegan Cheese and Chocolate Tasting in Brooklyn

    3 Long Island Vegetarians attending
  • Saturday, February 13, 2016 2:00 PM

    Pot Luck at Wendy and Mark's Home

    1 Long Island Vegetarians attending
  • Saturday, February 13, 2016 6:00 PM

    Afghan Cuisine in Huntington

    10 Long Island Vegetarians attending
  • Saturday, February 13, 2016 7:00 PM

    (Cross-posted Event) Chef Kay's Vegan Pop-Up Dinner @ Toast & Co.

    3 Long Island Vegetarians attending
  • Saturday, February 13, 2016 9:30 PM

    Live Music with Project X in Northport

    5 Long Island Vegetarians attending
  • Saturday, February 20, 2016 11:00 AM

    Vegan Soul-food Brunch in NYC

    2 Long Island Vegetarians attending
  • Monday, February 29, 2016 7:30 PM

    Let's Get Quizzical, Trivia Night in Blue Point (Waitlist Available)

    4 Long Island Vegetarians attending
  • Thursday, March 3, 2016 7:00 PM

    Vietnamese Soup, Sandwiches and More in Syosset

    5 Long Island Vegetarians attending
  • Saturday, March 5, 2016 4:00 PM

    Meditteranean Lunch/Dinner (Holbrook)

    8 Long Island Vegetarians attending
  • Friday, March 25, 2016 6:30 PM

    Dinner at The Oneness-Fountain-Heart in Flushing

    9 Long Island Vegetarians attending
  • Wednesday, April 13, 2016 4:30 PM

    Vegan Sushi Dinner Followed by Sunset Walk on the Highline

    2 Long Island Vegetarians attending
Founded Mar 29, 2010

Help support your Meetup

Chip in


Chris McDougal, Ivy

Our Sponsors

People in this
Meetup are also in:

Sign up

Meetup members, Log in

By clicking "Sign up" or "Sign up using Facebook", you confirm that you accept our Terms of Service & Privacy Policy