Upcoming Events

CT on July 22: Join us at Compassionfest!

Attend the 3rd annual Compassionfest FREE at the Culture Center in Hamden CT! Unite with like-minded people as we come together to eat delicious vegan food. There will be cruelty-free products, inspiring speakers, and performances for the whole community to enjoy. Stop by our table and get the latest news from COK, and don’t forget to pick up our adorable stickers for free! You’ll be able to send your thanks to our undercover investigators for all the incredible work they do to help animals. 

WHEN: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm Saturday, July 22nd
WHERE: Whitneyville Cultural Commons
1253 Whitney Ave
Hamden, CT
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MD on July 22: Say Hi at 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: COK Speaking at & Sponsoring the Nat’l Animal Rights Conference

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. 7: James Aspey – His Journey & Sustainable Activism

Join us for a special event Monday evening after the Animal Rights National Conference! Listen as former COK undercover investigator, Scott David, shares his coping skills and self-care experiences while out in the field. Following up on his presentation at the conference, James Aspey will then be speaking on compelling advocacy for every activist, and how to stay in the game for the long term.
This event is FREE and we will accept donations for the needs & care of our undercover investigators. Light refreshments will be available. RSVP encouraged!  

WHEN: Monday, Aug. 7
WHERE: Compassion Over Killing
6930 Carroll Ave. #910
Takoma Park, MD 20912
ADMISSION: FREE and accepting donations
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MD on Aug. 26: Join us at Vegan SoulFest!

COK is excited for the 4th annual Vegan SoulFest! Come out for a sizzling day of amazing food, hot vendors, and fantastic speakers. We’ll have the latest COK news for you!

WHEN: Sat. Aug. 26 12pm – 7pm
WHERE: Baltimore City Community College-BCCC
2901 Liberty Heights Ave
Baltimore, MD 21215
MORE INFO: Website
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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: COK Presents the annual DC VegFest – it’s FREE!

Save 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 in Washington, DC
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VA on Oct. 8: COK Sponsoring Hampton Roads VegFest

COK is excited to sponsor the 2nd annual Hampton Roads VegFest! Join us for a fantastic day of fun, food, and fantastic people. There will also be live entertainment including music, a kids area, and a pie-eating contest! Stop by our booth for the latest from Compassion Over Killing and meet our wonderful people.

WHEN: Sun. Oct. 8 11am – 5pm
WHERE: Chesapeake City Park
900 City Park Drive
Chesapeake, VA 2332011
MORE INFO: Website
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