• 2018 Rancho Park Vegan Potluck Picnic on Thanksgiving Day
    Please follow the Facebook event page for important updates: https://www.facebook.com/events/179512299299965/ PLEASE SPREAD THE WORD ABOUT THIS EVENT FAR AND WIDE ****Please note that this event is promoted in many places and is likely to have hundreds more attendees than the RSVP's here would indicate.**** ******PLEASE INVITE your local friends. Non vegans are welcome and encouraged to attend.****** LA'S LONGEST RUNNING SINGLE DAY VEGAN TRADITION Los Angeles' biggest vegan potluck event of the year, a tradition for about 25 years. Hundreds of people attend annually. Come share some delicious food, connect with beautiful people, and enjoy the outdoor environment. There will be music, live performances and an open mic. Feel free to bring drums, other musical instruments, a frisbee or a ball to toss. It's a great place for children. Well behaved dogs on leashes are welcome. PUBLIC EVENT While there is no fee to attend, please see details below so you know what to bring in order to participate ***Park Rules: No Alcohol*** ***For each member of your party, please bring a vegan dish to share that will serve at least 8-10 people and that is ready to serve. For example if there are 2 people in your party, please bring 16-20 servings. Vegan means no meat, fish, eggs, dairy or honey- No animal products at all. **** Organic, chemical free, GMO free foods are encouraged. Both cooked and raw vegan food is welcome. There will be a space designated for raw food. Please be concious to place your dish there only if every ingredient in your dish is 100% raw (pasteurized foods, commercially canned and most jarred food are not raw). Please bring an ingredient list to help those of us with allergies. ****TO PREVENT PAPER & PLASTIC WASTE, PLEASE BRING YOUR OWN PLATES/BOWLS, CUPS, EATING UTENSILS AND SERVING UTENSILS.****** WHEN We start gathering at 11AM, have a beautiful opening circle at noon, then we begin our feast! LOCATION Enter Cheviot Hills park (aka Rancho Park) at the north entrance on Motor Avenue (the first entrance south of Pico Blvd). When you enter the park, there is a parking area on the left. Drive passed this parking area and follow the road to the next parking area which is a few hundred feet down. Walk to the picnic tables across the grass and behind the baseball field, . "VEG" signs will be posted to point the way. (There is another picnic area at the far end and close to the parking lot, this is not our picnic area). MAP http://goo.gl/maps/UnMWc PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION Plan your trip: http://socaltransport.org/ The closest holiday bus stop is at Pico Blvd/Motor Ave on the Santa Monica Big Blue Bus route 7. Los Angeles Metro: http://www.metro.net/ Santa Monica Big Blue Bus: http://www.bigbluebus.com/ Culver City Bus: http://www.culvercity.org/enjoy/culver-city-bus EVENT PLANNING AND COORDINATION You are welcome and encouraged to help coordinate the Vegan Picnic on Thanksgiving Day in Rancho Park. To participate in planning, send an email to: [masked]

    Cheviot Hills Recreation Area (Rancho Park- first entrance south of Pico on Motor)

    2551 Motor Ave. · Los Angeles 90064, CA

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  • Animal Sanctuary Outreach Booth
    Volunteer at The Sanctuary (in Mojave, CA) or at the booth (The Grove/ Original Farmer's Market, 3rd & Fairfax, Los Angeles). We need extra hands on the Farm and at The Grove. Fill out the Volunteer Form and we'll be in touch! https://www.sanctuaryatsoledad.org/volunteer-index-impact 'The Sanctuary at Soledad Goats' is a farm/domesticated animal sanctuary in Mojave, CA and they have a booth on the outside entrance near Gate 2 of the Original Farmers Market at 3rd & Fairfax in Los Angeles EVERY WEEK on SATURDAYS & SUNDAYS from approximately 12pm to 5pm. Look for their tent with their signage/logo. NOTE: THEY ARE USUALLY THERE ON THESE DAYS/HOURS, BUT NOT ALWAYS. IF THERE IS HEAVY RAIN IN THE FORECAST THEY MIGHT NOT SHOW UP ON THE DAY(S) IT RAINS. They have vegan chocolates, soaps, candles and more. All donations go towards the rescued animals (approximately 190 animals) at their sanctuary in Mojave, CA. If you want, you can bring some food (i.e., apples, bananas, grapes, carrots, celery, squash, potatoes, cabbage, corn on the cob) for the rescued animals at their booth, usually goat(s) and pig(s). Booth is closest to Gate 2 on this map: http://www.farmersmarketla.com/media/files/dfcb669bfab13da79c75a84ad1f5e614.pdf Free 90 minute parking with validation (purchase anything from the regular food vendors in the Farmers Market, even if it's just a drink or a piece of fruit, or purchase something from the Veggie Grill at 110 S Fairfax Ave.) The parking lot(s) can get very full, especially on weekends, so try to get there as early as possible. Parking is also available in the parking structure for The Grove, adjacent to the Farmers Market (1 hour free parking without validation, or 2 hours free parking with validation from a vendor at The Grove, not the Farmers Market). ----- "The Sanctuary at Soledad Goats was founded by Carol and Julian Pearce, award winning goat cheese makers who, in 2015, decided to give it all up and go vegan. It wasn’t a decision that was made overnight. Since the day they met while saving sick calves, to their life in England where Carol was known to kidnap another farmer’s animals to save them from slaughter, to their own Southern California goat farm with a strict no kill policy, it has always been about the animals. They’ve been rescuing abused, abandoned and neglected goats, cows, horses, pigs, chickens, ducks and dogs for years, saving many from being euthanized. Now those rescued animals live side by side with former dairy goats as they all live out their happy lives. The Sanctuary at Soledad Goats is a 501(c)(3) non-profit rescue organization funded by donations from supporters like you. Read more at: http://sanctuaryatsoledad.org/our-story ----- Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/SoledadGoats/ -----

    Original Farmer's Market

    6333 W 3rd St, (Fairfax and Third) LA CA 90036 · Los Angeles, CA

  • Animal Sanctuary Outreach Booth
    Volunteer at The Sanctuary (in Mojave, CA) or at the booth (The Grove/ Original Farmer's Market, 3rd & Fairfax, Los Angeles). We need extra hands on the Farm and at The Grove. Fill out the Volunteer Form and we'll be in touch! https://www.sanctuaryatsoledad.org/volunteer-index-impact 'The Sanctuary at Soledad Goats' is a farm/domesticated animal sanctuary in Mojave, CA and they have a booth on the outside entrance near Gate 2 of the Original Farmers Market at 3rd & Fairfax in Los Angeles EVERY WEEK on SATURDAYS & SUNDAYS from approximately 12pm to 5pm. Look for their tent with their signage/logo. NOTE: THEY ARE USUALLY THERE ON THESE DAYS/HOURS, BUT NOT ALWAYS. IF THERE IS HEAVY RAIN IN THE FORECAST THEY MIGHT NOT SHOW UP ON THE DAY(S) IT RAINS. They have vegan chocolates, soaps, candles and more. All donations go towards the rescued animals (approximately 190 animals) at their sanctuary in Mojave, CA. If you want, you can bring some food (i.e., apples, bananas, grapes, carrots, celery, squash, potatoes, cabbage, corn on the cob) for the rescued animals at their booth, usually goat(s) and pig(s). Booth is closest to Gate 2 on this map: http://www.farmersmarketla.com/media/files/dfcb669bfab13da79c75a84ad1f5e614.pdf Free 90 minute parking with validation (purchase anything from the regular food vendors in the Farmers Market, even if it's just a drink or a piece of fruit, or purchase something from the Veggie Grill at 110 S Fairfax Ave.) The parking lot(s) can get very full, especially on weekends, so try to get there as early as possible. Parking is also available in the parking structure for The Grove, adjacent to the Farmers Market (1 hour free parking without validation, or 2 hours free parking with validation from a vendor at The Grove, not the Farmers Market). ----- "The Sanctuary at Soledad Goats was founded by Carol and Julian Pearce, award winning goat cheese makers who, in 2015, decided to give it all up and go vegan. It wasn’t a decision that was made overnight. Since the day they met while saving sick calves, to their life in England where Carol was known to kidnap another farmer’s animals to save them from slaughter, to their own Southern California goat farm with a strict no kill policy, it has always been about the animals. They’ve been rescuing abused, abandoned and neglected goats, cows, horses, pigs, chickens, ducks and dogs for years, saving many from being euthanized. Now those rescued animals live side by side with former dairy goats as they all live out their happy lives. The Sanctuary at Soledad Goats is a 501(c)(3) non-profit rescue organization funded by donations from supporters like you. Read more at: http://sanctuaryatsoledad.org/our-story ----- Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/SoledadGoats/ -----

    Original Farmer's Market

    6333 W 3rd St, (Fairfax and Third) LA CA 90036 · Los Angeles, CA

  • Animal Sanctuary Outreach Booth
    Volunteer at The Sanctuary (in Mojave, CA) or at the booth (The Grove/ Original Farmer's Market, 3rd & Fairfax, Los Angeles). We need extra hands on the Farm and at The Grove. Fill out the Volunteer Form and we'll be in touch! https://www.sanctuaryatsoledad.org/volunteer-index-impact 'The Sanctuary at Soledad Goats' is a farm/domesticated animal sanctuary in Mojave, CA and they have a booth on the outside entrance near Gate 2 of the Original Farmers Market at 3rd & Fairfax in Los Angeles EVERY WEEK on SATURDAYS & SUNDAYS from approximately 12pm to 5pm. Look for their tent with their signage/logo. NOTE: THEY ARE USUALLY THERE ON THESE DAYS/HOURS, BUT NOT ALWAYS. IF THERE IS HEAVY RAIN IN THE FORECAST THEY MIGHT NOT SHOW UP ON THE DAY(S) IT RAINS. They have vegan chocolates, soaps, candles and more. All donations go towards the rescued animals (approximately 190 animals) at their sanctuary in Mojave, CA. If you want, you can bring some food (i.e., apples, bananas, grapes, carrots, celery, squash, potatoes, cabbage, corn on the cob) for the rescued animals at their booth, usually goat(s) and pig(s). Booth is closest to Gate 2 on this map: http://www.farmersmarketla.com/media/files/dfcb669bfab13da79c75a84ad1f5e614.pdf Free 90 minute parking with validation (purchase anything from the regular food vendors in the Farmers Market, even if it's just a drink or a piece of fruit, or purchase something from the Veggie Grill at 110 S Fairfax Ave.) The parking lot(s) can get very full, especially on weekends, so try to get there as early as possible. Parking is also available in the parking structure for The Grove, adjacent to the Farmers Market (1 hour free parking without validation, or 2 hours free parking with validation from a vendor at The Grove, not the Farmers Market). ----- "The Sanctuary at Soledad Goats was founded by Carol and Julian Pearce, award winning goat cheese makers who, in 2015, decided to give it all up and go vegan. It wasn’t a decision that was made overnight. Since the day they met while saving sick calves, to their life in England where Carol was known to kidnap another farmer’s animals to save them from slaughter, to their own Southern California goat farm with a strict no kill policy, it has always been about the animals. They’ve been rescuing abused, abandoned and neglected goats, cows, horses, pigs, chickens, ducks and dogs for years, saving many from being euthanized. Now those rescued animals live side by side with former dairy goats as they all live out their happy lives. The Sanctuary at Soledad Goats is a 501(c)(3) non-profit rescue organization funded by donations from supporters like you. Read more at: http://sanctuaryatsoledad.org/our-story ----- Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/SoledadGoats/ -----

    Original Farmer's Market

    6333 W 3rd St, (Fairfax and Third) LA CA 90036 · Los Angeles, CA

  • Animal Sanctuary Outreach Booth
    Volunteer at The Sanctuary (in Mojave, CA) or at the booth (The Grove/ Original Farmer's Market, 3rd & Fairfax, Los Angeles). We need extra hands on the Farm and at The Grove. Fill out the Volunteer Form and we'll be in touch! https://www.sanctuaryatsoledad.org/volunteer-index-impact 'The Sanctuary at Soledad Goats' is a farm/domesticated animal sanctuary in Mojave, CA and they have a booth on the outside entrance near Gate 2 of the Original Farmers Market at 3rd & Fairfax in Los Angeles EVERY WEEK on SATURDAYS & SUNDAYS from approximately 12pm to 5pm. Look for their tent with their signage/logo. NOTE: THEY ARE USUALLY THERE ON THESE DAYS/HOURS, BUT NOT ALWAYS. IF THERE IS HEAVY RAIN IN THE FORECAST THEY MIGHT NOT SHOW UP ON THE DAY(S) IT RAINS. They have vegan chocolates, soaps, candles and more. All donations go towards the rescued animals (approximately 190 animals) at their sanctuary in Mojave, CA. If you want, you can bring some food (i.e., apples, bananas, grapes, carrots, celery, squash, potatoes, cabbage, corn on the cob) for the rescued animals at their booth, usually goat(s) and pig(s). Booth is closest to Gate 2 on this map: http://www.farmersmarketla.com/media/files/dfcb669bfab13da79c75a84ad1f5e614.pdf Free 90 minute parking with validation (purchase anything from the regular food vendors in the Farmers Market, even if it's just a drink or a piece of fruit, or purchase something from the Veggie Grill at 110 S Fairfax Ave.) The parking lot(s) can get very full, especially on weekends, so try to get there as early as possible. Parking is also available in the parking structure for The Grove, adjacent to the Farmers Market (1 hour free parking without validation, or 2 hours free parking with validation from a vendor at The Grove, not the Farmers Market). ----- "The Sanctuary at Soledad Goats was founded by Carol and Julian Pearce, award winning goat cheese makers who, in 2015, decided to give it all up and go vegan. It wasn’t a decision that was made overnight. Since the day they met while saving sick calves, to their life in England where Carol was known to kidnap another farmer’s animals to save them from slaughter, to their own Southern California goat farm with a strict no kill policy, it has always been about the animals. They’ve been rescuing abused, abandoned and neglected goats, cows, horses, pigs, chickens, ducks and dogs for years, saving many from being euthanized. Now those rescued animals live side by side with former dairy goats as they all live out their happy lives. The Sanctuary at Soledad Goats is a 501(c)(3) non-profit rescue organization funded by donations from supporters like you. Read more at: http://sanctuaryatsoledad.org/our-story ----- Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/SoledadGoats/ -----

    Original Farmer's Market

    6333 W 3rd St, (Fairfax and Third) LA CA 90036 · Los Angeles, CA

  • Animal Sanctuary Outreach Booth
    Volunteer at The Sanctuary (in Mojave, CA) or at the booth (The Grove/ Original Farmer's Market, 3rd & Fairfax, Los Angeles). We need extra hands on the Farm and at The Grove. Fill out the Volunteer Form and we'll be in touch! https://www.sanctuaryatsoledad.org/volunteer-index-impact 'The Sanctuary at Soledad Goats' is a farm/domesticated animal sanctuary in Mojave, CA and they have a booth on the outside entrance near Gate 2 of the Original Farmers Market at 3rd & Fairfax in Los Angeles EVERY WEEK on SATURDAYS & SUNDAYS from approximately 12pm to 5pm. Look for their tent with their signage/logo. NOTE: THEY ARE USUALLY THERE ON THESE DAYS/HOURS, BUT NOT ALWAYS. IF THERE IS HEAVY RAIN IN THE FORECAST THEY MIGHT NOT SHOW UP ON THE DAY(S) IT RAINS. They have vegan chocolates, soaps, candles and more. All donations go towards the rescued animals (approximately 190 animals) at their sanctuary in Mojave, CA. If you want, you can bring some food (i.e., apples, bananas, grapes, carrots, celery, squash, potatoes, cabbage, corn on the cob) for the rescued animals at their booth, usually goat(s) and pig(s). Booth is closest to Gate 2 on this map: http://www.farmersmarketla.com/media/files/dfcb669bfab13da79c75a84ad1f5e614.pdf Free 90 minute parking with validation (purchase anything from the regular food vendors in the Farmers Market, even if it's just a drink or a piece of fruit, or purchase something from the Veggie Grill at 110 S Fairfax Ave.) The parking lot(s) can get very full, especially on weekends, so try to get there as early as possible. Parking is also available in the parking structure for The Grove, adjacent to the Farmers Market (1 hour free parking without validation, or 2 hours free parking with validation from a vendor at The Grove, not the Farmers Market). ----- "The Sanctuary at Soledad Goats was founded by Carol and Julian Pearce, award winning goat cheese makers who, in 2015, decided to give it all up and go vegan. It wasn’t a decision that was made overnight. Since the day they met while saving sick calves, to their life in England where Carol was known to kidnap another farmer’s animals to save them from slaughter, to their own Southern California goat farm with a strict no kill policy, it has always been about the animals. They’ve been rescuing abused, abandoned and neglected goats, cows, horses, pigs, chickens, ducks and dogs for years, saving many from being euthanized. Now those rescued animals live side by side with former dairy goats as they all live out their happy lives. The Sanctuary at Soledad Goats is a 501(c)(3) non-profit rescue organization funded by donations from supporters like you. Read more at: http://sanctuaryatsoledad.org/our-story ----- Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/SoledadGoats/ -----

    Original Farmer's Market

    6333 W 3rd St, (Fairfax and Third) LA CA 90036 · Los Angeles, CA

  • Animal Sanctuary Outreach Booth
    Volunteer at The Sanctuary (in Mojave, CA) or at the booth (The Grove/ Original Farmer's Market, 3rd & Fairfax, Los Angeles). We need extra hands on the Farm and at The Grove. Fill out the Volunteer Form and we'll be in touch! https://www.sanctuaryatsoledad.org/volunteer-index-impact 'The Sanctuary at Soledad Goats' is a farm/domesticated animal sanctuary in Mojave, CA and they have a booth on the outside entrance near Gate 2 of the Original Farmers Market at 3rd & Fairfax in Los Angeles EVERY WEEK on SATURDAYS & SUNDAYS from approximately 12pm to 5pm. Look for their tent with their signage/logo. NOTE: THEY ARE USUALLY THERE ON THESE DAYS/HOURS, BUT NOT ALWAYS. IF THERE IS HEAVY RAIN IN THE FORECAST THEY MIGHT NOT SHOW UP ON THE DAY(S) IT RAINS. They have vegan chocolates, soaps, candles and more. All donations go towards the rescued animals (approximately 190 animals) at their sanctuary in Mojave, CA. If you want, you can bring some food (i.e., apples, bananas, grapes, carrots, celery, squash, potatoes, cabbage, corn on the cob) for the rescued animals at their booth, usually goat(s) and pig(s). Booth is closest to Gate 2 on this map: http://www.farmersmarketla.com/media/files/dfcb669bfab13da79c75a84ad1f5e614.pdf Free 90 minute parking with validation (purchase anything from the regular food vendors in the Farmers Market, even if it's just a drink or a piece of fruit, or purchase something from the Veggie Grill at 110 S Fairfax Ave.) The parking lot(s) can get very full, especially on weekends, so try to get there as early as possible. Parking is also available in the parking structure for The Grove, adjacent to the Farmers Market (1 hour free parking without validation, or 2 hours free parking with validation from a vendor at The Grove, not the Farmers Market). ----- "The Sanctuary at Soledad Goats was founded by Carol and Julian Pearce, award winning goat cheese makers who, in 2015, decided to give it all up and go vegan. It wasn’t a decision that was made overnight. Since the day they met while saving sick calves, to their life in England where Carol was known to kidnap another farmer’s animals to save them from slaughter, to their own Southern California goat farm with a strict no kill policy, it has always been about the animals. They’ve been rescuing abused, abandoned and neglected goats, cows, horses, pigs, chickens, ducks and dogs for years, saving many from being euthanized. Now those rescued animals live side by side with former dairy goats as they all live out their happy lives. The Sanctuary at Soledad Goats is a 501(c)(3) non-profit rescue organization funded by donations from supporters like you. Read more at: http://sanctuaryatsoledad.org/our-story ----- Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/SoledadGoats/ -----

    Original Farmer's Market

    6333 W 3rd St, (Fairfax and Third) LA CA 90036 · Los Angeles, CA

  • Animal Sanctuary Outreach Booth
    Volunteer at The Sanctuary (in Mojave, CA) or at the booth (The Grove/ Original Farmer's Market, 3rd & Fairfax, Los Angeles). We need extra hands on the Farm and at The Grove. Fill out the Volunteer Form and we'll be in touch! https://www.sanctuaryatsoledad.org/volunteer-index-impact 'The Sanctuary at Soledad Goats' is a farm/domesticated animal sanctuary in Mojave, CA and they have a booth on the outside entrance near Gate 2 of the Original Farmers Market at 3rd & Fairfax in Los Angeles EVERY WEEK on SATURDAYS & SUNDAYS from approximately 12pm to 5pm. Look for their tent with their signage/logo. NOTE: THEY ARE USUALLY THERE ON THESE DAYS/HOURS, BUT NOT ALWAYS. IF THERE IS HEAVY RAIN IN THE FORECAST THEY MIGHT NOT SHOW UP ON THE DAY(S) IT RAINS. They have vegan chocolates, soaps, candles and more. All donations go towards the rescued animals (approximately 190 animals) at their sanctuary in Mojave, CA. If you want, you can bring some food (i.e., apples, bananas, grapes, carrots, celery, squash, potatoes, cabbage, corn on the cob) for the rescued animals at their booth, usually goat(s) and pig(s). Booth is closest to Gate 2 on this map: http://www.farmersmarketla.com/media/files/dfcb669bfab13da79c75a84ad1f5e614.pdf Free 90 minute parking with validation (purchase anything from the regular food vendors in the Farmers Market, even if it's just a drink or a piece of fruit, or purchase something from the Veggie Grill at 110 S Fairfax Ave.) The parking lot(s) can get very full, especially on weekends, so try to get there as early as possible. Parking is also available in the parking structure for The Grove, adjacent to the Farmers Market (1 hour free parking without validation, or 2 hours free parking with validation from a vendor at The Grove, not the Farmers Market). ----- "The Sanctuary at Soledad Goats was founded by Carol and Julian Pearce, award winning goat cheese makers who, in 2015, decided to give it all up and go vegan. It wasn’t a decision that was made overnight. Since the day they met while saving sick calves, to their life in England where Carol was known to kidnap another farmer’s animals to save them from slaughter, to their own Southern California goat farm with a strict no kill policy, it has always been about the animals. They’ve been rescuing abused, abandoned and neglected goats, cows, horses, pigs, chickens, ducks and dogs for years, saving many from being euthanized. Now those rescued animals live side by side with former dairy goats as they all live out their happy lives. The Sanctuary at Soledad Goats is a 501(c)(3) non-profit rescue organization funded by donations from supporters like you. Read more at: http://sanctuaryatsoledad.org/our-story ----- Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/SoledadGoats/ -----

    Original Farmer's Market

    6333 W 3rd St, (Fairfax and Third) LA CA 90036 · Los Angeles, CA

  • Animal Sanctuary Outreach Booth
    Volunteer at The Sanctuary (in Mojave, CA) or at the booth (The Grove/ Original Farmer's Market, 3rd & Fairfax, Los Angeles). We need extra hands on the Farm and at The Grove. Fill out the Volunteer Form and we'll be in touch! https://www.sanctuaryatsoledad.org/volunteer-index-impact 'The Sanctuary at Soledad Goats' is a farm/domesticated animal sanctuary in Mojave, CA and they have a booth on the outside entrance near Gate 2 of the Original Farmers Market at 3rd & Fairfax in Los Angeles EVERY WEEK on SATURDAYS & SUNDAYS from approximately 12pm to 5pm. Look for their tent with their signage/logo. NOTE: THEY ARE USUALLY THERE ON THESE DAYS/HOURS, BUT NOT ALWAYS. IF THERE IS HEAVY RAIN IN THE FORECAST THEY MIGHT NOT SHOW UP ON THE DAY(S) IT RAINS. They have vegan chocolates, soaps, candles and more. All donations go towards the rescued animals (approximately 190 animals) at their sanctuary in Mojave, CA. If you want, you can bring some food (i.e., apples, bananas, grapes, carrots, celery, squash, potatoes, cabbage, corn on the cob) for the rescued animals at their booth, usually goat(s) and pig(s). Booth is closest to Gate 2 on this map: http://www.farmersmarketla.com/media/files/dfcb669bfab13da79c75a84ad1f5e614.pdf Free 90 minute parking with validation (purchase anything from the regular food vendors in the Farmers Market, even if it's just a drink or a piece of fruit, or purchase something from the Veggie Grill at 110 S Fairfax Ave.) The parking lot(s) can get very full, especially on weekends, so try to get there as early as possible. Parking is also available in the parking structure for The Grove, adjacent to the Farmers Market (1 hour free parking without validation, or 2 hours free parking with validation from a vendor at The Grove, not the Farmers Market). ----- "The Sanctuary at Soledad Goats was founded by Carol and Julian Pearce, award winning goat cheese makers who, in 2015, decided to give it all up and go vegan. It wasn’t a decision that was made overnight. Since the day they met while saving sick calves, to their life in England where Carol was known to kidnap another farmer’s animals to save them from slaughter, to their own Southern California goat farm with a strict no kill policy, it has always been about the animals. They’ve been rescuing abused, abandoned and neglected goats, cows, horses, pigs, chickens, ducks and dogs for years, saving many from being euthanized. Now those rescued animals live side by side with former dairy goats as they all live out their happy lives. The Sanctuary at Soledad Goats is a 501(c)(3) non-profit rescue organization funded by donations from supporters like you. Read more at: http://sanctuaryatsoledad.org/our-story ----- Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/SoledadGoats/ -----

    Original Farmer's Market

    6333 W 3rd St, (Fairfax and Third) LA CA 90036 · Los Angeles, CA

  • Animal Sanctuary Outreach Booth
    Volunteer at The Sanctuary (in Mojave, CA) or at the booth (The Grove/ Original Farmer's Market, 3rd & Fairfax, Los Angeles). We need extra hands on the Farm and at The Grove. Fill out the Volunteer Form and we'll be in touch! https://www.sanctuaryatsoledad.org/volunteer-index-impact 'The Sanctuary at Soledad Goats' is a farm/domesticated animal sanctuary in Mojave, CA and they have a booth on the outside entrance near Gate 2 of the Original Farmers Market at 3rd & Fairfax in Los Angeles EVERY WEEK on SATURDAYS & SUNDAYS from approximately 12pm to 5pm. Look for their tent with their signage/logo. NOTE: THEY ARE USUALLY THERE ON THESE DAYS/HOURS, BUT NOT ALWAYS. IF THERE IS HEAVY RAIN IN THE FORECAST THEY MIGHT NOT SHOW UP ON THE DAY(S) IT RAINS. They have vegan chocolates, soaps, candles and more. All donations go towards the rescued animals (approximately 190 animals) at their sanctuary in Mojave, CA. If you want, you can bring some food (i.e., apples, bananas, grapes, carrots, celery, squash, potatoes, cabbage, corn on the cob) for the rescued animals at their booth, usually goat(s) and pig(s). Booth is closest to Gate 2 on this map: http://www.farmersmarketla.com/media/files/dfcb669bfab13da79c75a84ad1f5e614.pdf Free 90 minute parking with validation (purchase anything from the regular food vendors in the Farmers Market, even if it's just a drink or a piece of fruit, or purchase something from the Veggie Grill at 110 S Fairfax Ave.) The parking lot(s) can get very full, especially on weekends, so try to get there as early as possible. Parking is also available in the parking structure for The Grove, adjacent to the Farmers Market (1 hour free parking without validation, or 2 hours free parking with validation from a vendor at The Grove, not the Farmers Market). ----- "The Sanctuary at Soledad Goats was founded by Carol and Julian Pearce, award winning goat cheese makers who, in 2015, decided to give it all up and go vegan. It wasn’t a decision that was made overnight. Since the day they met while saving sick calves, to their life in England where Carol was known to kidnap another farmer’s animals to save them from slaughter, to their own Southern California goat farm with a strict no kill policy, it has always been about the animals. They’ve been rescuing abused, abandoned and neglected goats, cows, horses, pigs, chickens, ducks and dogs for years, saving many from being euthanized. Now those rescued animals live side by side with former dairy goats as they all live out their happy lives. The Sanctuary at Soledad Goats is a 501(c)(3) non-profit rescue organization funded by donations from supporters like you. Read more at: http://sanctuaryatsoledad.org/our-story ----- Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/SoledadGoats/ -----

    Original Farmer's Market

    6333 W 3rd St, (Fairfax and Third) LA CA 90036 · Los Angeles, CA