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CA on Feb. 25: Animal Film Festival & Tarshis Awards

Presented by the Center for Animal Protection & Education (CAPE), the Animal Film Festival is the only national festival of its kind, screening animal-themed films, funny shorts, documentaries, and works by independent and emerging artists.

We’re excited to announce that COK’s videographer, Jonathan Rosenberry will receive an Adam and Amber Tarshis Foundation award for his short film “Whose Side Are You On?” Read more on our blog.

WHEN: Saturday, Feb. 25
Doors open 9:30am; Films start at 10am
WHERE: The Center for the Arts at 314 West Main St.
Grass Valley, CA 95945
MORE INFO: Website
SOCIAL: Invite your friends!
TICKETS: Purchase here*

 

*Use these promo codes for discounted tickets: All Day Pass use promo code: AllDayPass  | Senior use promo code: Senior | Student use promo code: Student | Child use promo code: Child

WA on Apr. 1-2: Seattle VegFest

seattlevegfestJoin Compassion Over Killing in celebrating all things veg in Seattle. Two full days of food and friends! Try new foods, hear great speakers, and learn something new. For maximum impact, volunteer with us at our booth and help animals while having a blast.

WHEN: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday
10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday
WHERE: Seattle Center’s Exhibition Hall
Mercer St & 3rd Ave N,
Seattle, WA
VOLUNTEER: Sign up here
MORE INFO: Invite your friends!

Global Apr. 17-23: VegWeek 2017

With 52 weeks in a year, why not make at least one meat-free? Join thousands of people around the world trying veg for one week this year for their health, the environment, or for the animals! No matter your motivation, we’ll be here every step of the way with great deals, recipes, and guidance. Pledge and recruit pages are open now.

WHEN: Monday, Apr. 17 to Sunday, Apr. 23
WHERE: Anywhere you eat!
PLEDGE: Sign-up here
MORE INFO: Invite your friends!

MD on May 21: Poplar Spring Run for the Animals

PoplarSpringRun2017Lace up your sneakers for a beautiful fun run while raising funds for the rescued farm animals at Poplar Spring Animal Sanctuary! The 5K run and 1mile (or optional 1.7 mile) fun walk is a fundraiser dedicated to supporting the life-saving work Poplar Spring does every day. From the warm up, running and walking on the scenic trails, the dog and people raffles, the prizes, and the abundance of food, a good time will be had by all. Although dogs may not participate in the run, they are more than welcome to join the walk.

WHEN: 8:30 am Sunday, May 21
WHERE: Wheaton Regional Park
2000 Shorefield Road
Wheaton, MD
JOIN: Register here
MORE INFO: Invite your friends!

DC on June 11: Capital Pride Festival

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Join us for a fantastic day of fun and outreach at one of the country’s largest Pride festivals. This is always one of our most successful and fun events. Mark your calendars!

 

 

 

WHEN: 12pm – 7pm Sunday. Jun. 11
WHERE: Pennsylvania Ave, NW
VOLUNTEER: Sign up here
MORE INFO: Invite your friends!

DC on Sept 2: DC VegFest

DCVF 2017_Save the Date_with registrationSave the date for the best weekend of the summer – Yaybor Day! Saturday, September 2nd join us for our annual celebration of all things veg. Speakers, vendors, cooking demos, children’s activities, barking lot, beer garden, and more! Exhibitor registration will open in April. Please fill out our contact form to be on the DC VegFest mailing list to get all the news FIRST!

WHEN: Saturday, Sept. 2
WHERE: Yards Park
Washington, DC
MORE INFO: DCVegFest.com