Upcoming Events


MD on July, 22nd: Roots Market Vegan Festival

Join us at Roots Market in Clarksville for a fun filled day celebrating everything vegan! Stop by our table and chat with our representative about the latest news from COK, and don’t forget to pick a free set of our adorable stickers! You’ll be able to send your thanks to our undercover investigators for all the incredible work they do to help animals.  There will be free samples of yummy vegan food throughout the store, can’t wait to see you there! 

WHEN: 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm Saturday, July 22nd
WHERE: Roots Market
5805 Clarksville Square Drive
Clarksville, MD
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VA on Aug. 3 – 6: National Animal Rights Conference 2017

COK is excited to again sponsor the National Animal Rights 2017 Conference. Join us August 3-6 at the Hilton Mark Center in Alexandria, VA just outside of the nation’s capital. More than 100 speakers from 60 organizations, including our Executive Director, Erica Meier, and our Investigations Director, Mike Wolf! 

WHEN: Thurs. Aug. 3 – Sun. Aug. 6
WHERE: Hilton Alexandria Mark Center
5000 Seminary Road
Alexandria, VA 22311
REGISTER: Register now!
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MD on Aug. 28: DC VegFest Tote Bag Stuffing Volunteer Party

It’s time for the annual DC VegFest Tote Bag Stuffing Party! Over 1,000 bags need you to fill them with amazing goodies from our exhibitors and sponsors. These are the prized goodie bags that inspire people to get up early before the DC VegFest and wait in line. Help put together something amazing! We’ll have light snacks to keep everyone going, and it usually moves pretty fast.
If you already know what time you’ll be available to help on Monday, Aug. 28th, please add it in the comments of the volunteer form. If not, we’ll be inquiring a week in advance.

WHEN: Mon. Aug. 28  2pm – 7pm
WHERE: Compassion Over Killing Office
6930 Carroll Ave
Suite 910
Takoma Park, MD 20912
METRO: Takoma Station – Red Line
RSVP: Volunteer Form


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 is OPEN NOW. Early bird pricing ends June 12th.

WHEN: Saturday, Sept. 2
WHERE: Yards Park
Washington, DC
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