Upcoming Events

**EVENT POSTPONED**: DC on March 21: Meatout Happy Hour at Busboys and Poets

Stay tuned for news of a reschedule event, likely in early April to celebrate COK’s VegWeek 2018.






April 8 in NYC: COK Marching In & Speaking at Veggie Pride Parade

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Join us as we march for compassion for all animals in the annual Veggie Pride Parade! This event is free for everyone and tons of fun! We’ll end at Union Square where we’ll enjoy information booths, speakers, including COK’s Greg Muren, and lots of vegan food. There will also be contests and giveaways!

WHEN: Sunday April 8, parade starts at noon
WHERE: Parade line up starts at 9th Avenue & Gansevoort St., NYC
DETAILS:  VeggiePrideParade.org



Everywhere April 16-22: VegWeek 

Take the VegPledge now and join us April 16-22 for VegWeek 2018! Each year, during the week of Earth Day, thousands of people around the world pledge to explore plant-based eating for Earth Day and beyond. Join celebrities, athletes, public figures, and other world-changers by taking the VegPledge today.


WHEN: Mon., April 16-Sun., April 22
WHERE: Everywhere!
PLEDGE NOW:  VegWeek.com


FL on May 5: COK speaking at Sarasota VegFest

Join us at the inaugural Sarasota VegFest for a fun day filled with tons of food, live music, a kids’ zone, and nationally renowned speakers including COK’s Scott David! As a former undercover investigator, Scott will talk about the power of exposing the truth behind the meat, dairy, and egg industries.

We’ll also be tabling throughout the day and would love for you to volunteer with us to help give out free stickers, recipes, and more!

WHEN: Sat., May 5 from 10am – 5pm
WHERE: Sarasota Fairgrounds at 3000 Ringling Blvd.; Sarasota, FL 34237
WEBSITE: Sarasota VegFest
ACTION: Volunteer with Compassion!


run for the animals 2018May 20 in MD: Team Compassion at the Run for Animals!

Are you powered by compassion? Sign up now to join Team Compassion Over Killing at the annual Run for the Animals event benefiting Poplar Spring Animal Sanctuary! It’s a 5K run or 1 mile walk, and when you register through this link, you’ll be part of our team, helping demonstrate the power of Compassion!

WHEN: Sun., May 20 at 8:30am
WHERE: Wheaton Regional Park
2000 Shorefield Rd.
Wheaton, MD US 20902
RSVP: Join Team Compassion!



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