June 2 in NY: Albany VegFest
Join us at the Albany VegFest! This is a free festival that brings the local community together to celebrate vegetarianism: an animal-friendly, environmentally sustainable, and healthy lifestyle. Among the speakers will be COK’s Eric C Lindstrom, author of The Skeptical Vegan and 2018’s The Smart Parent’s Guide to Raising Vegan Kids. Also be sure to stop by our table for useful resources on how to to take action to protect the animals!
|WHEN:||Sat. June 2nd – 10am-5pm|
|WHERE:||Polish Community Center, (PCC) 225 Washington Ave. Ext. Albany, NY 12205|
|Volunteer:||We need 6 volunteers!|
June 2 in DC: COK Benefit at Shouk Restaurant
Please join us at this popular, all-vegan restaurant’s brand new location in Union Market on June 2, 2018 and Shouk will donate 10% of the day’s sales to COK! Enjoy modern Israeli street food featuring bowls and wraps full of delicious combos including mushrooms, chickpeas, fennel and cashew labneh. And be sure to try their chocolate hummus — yes, chocolate! Voted DC’s Best Fast Casual by the Washington Post you won’t be disappointed. Bring your pre-vegan friends and family!
|WHEN:||Sat., June 2, 2018 from 11am – 10pm|
395 Morse Street NE
Washington DC 20002
|RSVP:||Invite friends on Facebook!|
June 2 in PA: COK Speaking at Lancaster VegFest!
COK will be at Lancaster VegFest, a free festival that brings the local community together to celebrate the joys of a plant-based lifestyle. As part of the Social Impact panel, 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.
Be sure to stop by our table for useful resources on how to take action to protect the animals!
|WHEN:||Saturday, June 2, 2018 from 12 to 5pm|
|WHERE:||Buchanan Park, 901 Buchanan Ave, Lancaster, PA 17603|
|Volunteer:||Sign up to volunteer with us|
June 10 in DC: Capital Pride Festival
No one is free when others are oppressed. Join us in reaching out to tens of thousands of people with a message of compassion at the annual Capital Pride Festival! We’ll be sharing free vegan food samples, tips and recipes for vegan eating, and so much more
|WHEN:||Sun., June 10, 2018 from 12-7pm|
|WHERE:||Pennsylvania Ave NW, 3rd and 7th Sts., Washington, DC|
|Metro:||(Green/Yellow) Archives-Navy Memorial-Penn Quarter|
June 23 in NC: COK is Cooking at Fayetteville Vegan Festival
COK will be at Fayetteville’s first ever Vegan Festival! This is a free festival that brings the local community together to celebrate the joys of a plant-based lifestyle. COK’s Vegan Food and Lifestyle coach, Jessica Carter, will conduct a live cooking demo of her flavorful Caribbean Soul Bowl and share samples while they last.
|WHEN:||Sat., June 23 from 11AM-6PM|
|WHERE:||Prima Elements Wellness Center
124 Anderson St.
|VOLUNTEER:||Volunteer with us!|
July 7 in VA: COK speaking at the Compassionate Action Conference!
COK will be at Compassionate Action, a free festival that seeks to widen the circle of compassion to embrace all living beings. COK’s Director of Corporate Outreach, Laura Cascada, will will share her experiences working to make vegan options more accessible nationwide and discuss how people can influence companies themselves.
|WHEN:||Saturday, July 7, 2018 11AM-4PM|
|WHERE:||Orchard House School
500 N Allen Ave
Richmond, Virginia 23220
|RSVP:||Volunteer with us!|
July 21st in CT: COK tabling at Compassionfest
Join us at Compassionfest in Hamden, CT! Compassionfest brings the local community together to celebrate a plant-based lifestyle. Be sure to stop by our table for useful resources on how to take action and advocate for animals! There is a $5-dollar admission fee for this festival.
|WHEN:||July 21, 2018 10am-5pm|
|WHERE:||Whitneyville Cultural Commons
1253 Whitney Ave
Hamden, CT 06517
|VOLUNTEER:||Volunteer with us!|
Sept. 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|