Upcoming Events

brewing good coffeeBrewing Good Benefit for DC VegFest

Brewing Good Coffee is DOING Good for the DC VegFest by donating 10% of its online sales for the whole month of August! Every purchase will help sustain and grow the wildly popular DC VegFest which is scheduled for September 15th at Yards Park.You can participate in the success of DC VegFest by simply ordering coffee, tea or anything from Brewing Good. Do good with Brewing Good!

WHEN: Entire month of August
WHERE: Brewing Good Coffee


scott davidAug. 18 in CA: COK Speaking at Sonoma County VegFest

COK will be at Sonoma County VegFest! Scott David, Investigations Associate with Compassion Over Killing, will speak about his experience as an undercover investigator. Scott’s hard-hitting film footage exposed animal abuse at three slaughterhouses across the country. Now retired from the field, he spends his time assisting with the research and support COK’s current investigators need to expose animal cruelty.

Be sure to stop by our table for useful resources on how to take action to protect the animals!

WHEN: August 18, 2018 10am-6pm
WHERE: Luther Burbank Center
50 Mark West Springs Rd.
Santa Rosa, CA
VOLUNTEER: Sign up today!

go vegetarian restaurant

Aug. 23 in GA: Restaurant Benefit featuring Grey

Please plan to join Mr. Vegan Thanksgiving himself also known as Grey, at Go Vegetarian Restaurant on Thursday August 23rd from 6pm to 8pm for a kick back dining experience!  #GrubWithGrey

Go Vegetarian is generously donating 10% of sales for the entire day so if you are unable to join Grey you can still support Compassion Over Killing by bringing friends, family and of course pre-vegans to dine anytime on August 23rd.

WHEN: Thursday, Aug. 23rd
WHERE: Go Vegetarian Restaurant
2179 Lawrenceville Highway
Decatur, GA 30033

Aug.23 in IL: Protest McDonald’s in Chicago

Join Compassion Over Killing, Mercy For Animals, The Humane League, and Animal Equality in a peaceful protest against the suffering behind every McDonald’s chicken nugget! Millions of birds in McDonald’s supply chain spend their lives in filthy, cramped factory farms, and are bred to grow so unnaturally large, so quickly that their legs often buckle under their morbidly obese bodies. Join us in telling McDonald’s to catch up with its competitors by addressing the most horrific sources of abuse behind its menu.

WHEN: Thursday, August 23, 4-6:30 PM Central Time
Where: McDonald’s
600 N Clark
Chicago, Illinois 60610
RSVP: Click Here


jessica carterAug. 25 in MD: COK at Vegan SoulFest

Join Compassion Over Killing at the annual Vegan SoulFest: a celebration of arts, culture and vegan living in Baltimore. COK’s Vegan Food and Lifestyle Coach, Jessica Carter, will conduct a cooking demo and sharing her tips for making delicious and nutritious plant-based eating more accessible to all. This event is free and open to the public.

WHEN: Saturday, August 25 12pm-7pm
WHERE: Clifton Park
2801 Harford Road
Baltimore, MD 21218
VOLUNTEER: Sign up now!
DETAILS: VeganSoulFest.com

kps justom pizza & subs logo

Aug. 25 in MD: Kustom Pizza’s Benefit for DC VegFest

Enjoy vegan pizza, strombolis and more at Kustom Pizza and Subs Aug 25th if you want to help reduce the suffering of animals! This plant-based pizzeria located in Wheaton Mall will donate part of the day’s proceeds to support COK’s DC VegFest. So grab a pizza pie (or even a brownie) and help spread kindness with us!

WHEN: Saturday, August 25 10am-9:30pm
WHERE: Wheaton Mall
11160 Veirs Mill Rd
Silver Spring, MD 20902

greenfare logoAug. 29 in VA: Pizza and Kombucha Benefit Party at GreenFare Organic

Eating pizza has never been so healthy (and fun) while meeting other like-minded individuals at GreenFare Organic’s Pizza and Kombucha Party! Indulge in the healing (and delicious) power of organic, whole-plant-food-based pizza and a glass of crisp kombucha while raising funds to run our ever-growing DC VegFest! Even if you can’t make it to the pizza party, stop by any time of the day since the wonderful folks at GreenFare will be donating 100% of the day’s revenue to support Compassion Over Killing!

WHEN: Wednesday, August 29th from 7pm-8:30pm
WHERE: 408 Elden Street
Herndon, VA 20170

Sept. 8 in CA: Plant-Powered Planet Protectors at the Climate March

Last year, hundreds of Plant-Powered Planet Protectors (P4) converged at the People’s Climate March with a powerful message: We can choose to protect the planet and our future every time we sit down at the dinner table. Please join us once again on September 8, 2018, in San Francisco to take a bite out of climate change, habitat destruction, pollution, and resource shortages–it starts with filling your plate with healthy and delicious vegan meals!

WHEN: Sept. 8th 2018
WHERE: San Francisco, CA (route TBD)


dc vegfestSept. 15 in DC: COK Presents the DC VegFest

Compassion Over Killing is proud to host the annual DC VegFest in the nation’s capital! This FREE vegan festival highlights the many benefits and flavors of plant-based eating. Featuring more than 125 vendors, a beer garden, live music, free samples, a barking lot for dogs, a kid’s activity center, renowned speakers and fun cooking demos, we’ve got something for everyone!

Mark your calendar now and stay tuned for details!

WHEN: Sat., Sept. 15 from 11 to 6
WHERE: Yards Park, SE DC
DETAILS:  DCVegFest.com
SHARE:  bit.ly/DCVF2018


easton pa vegfest speakers erica meier and jessica carter

October 13 in PA: COK is speaking and cooking at Easton VegFest!

COK will be at the first ever Easton VegFest, in Easton, PA! COK’s Executive Director, Erica Meier will share her experiences working to expose cruelty to farmed animals and promote veg-friendly eating as a way to build a kinder world and COK’s Vegan Food and Lifestyle coach, Jessica Carter, will conduct a live cooking demo and share samples while they last. Stop by our table for useful resources on how to to take action to protect the animals!

WHEN: October 13, 2018, 11am-7pm
WHERE: Llantrisant Retreat and Wellness Center
336 Bushkill St.
Tatamy, Pennsylvania 18085
RSVP / VOLUNTEER:  Volunteer with us!


jessica carter at hampton roads vegfest

October 28 in VA: COK tabling at Hampton Roads VegFest!

Join us at Hampton Roads VegFest in Chesapeake, VA! Hampton Roads VegFest is a FREE event that brings the local community together to celebrate animal-friendly, environmentally sustainable, and healthy vegan lifestyles. COK’s Vegan Food and Lifestyle Coach, Jessica Carter, will conduct a cooking demo of vegan crab cake sliders and share samples while they last! Be sure to stop by our table for useful resources on how to advocate for animals!

WHEN: Sunday, October 28, 2018, 11am-5pm
WHERE: Chesapeake City Park
900 City Park Drive
Chesapeake, VA 23320
VOLUNTEER:  Sign up now!