Upcoming Events



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!

 


May 23 in VA: COK Benefit at Kahiau Restaurant

Please join us at the popular all-vegan Kahiau Bakery and Cafe anytime on Wed., May 23, 2018 to enjoy organic sweets including cinnamon coffee cake, chocolate hazelnut bar and so much more! In Hawaiian Kahiau means “To Give Generously From the Heart” — and in true spirit, 10% of the day’s sales will be donated to Compassion Over Killing!

WHEN: Wednesday May 23, 2018 from 7am to 6pm
WHERE: 3712 South Plaza Trail
Virginia Beach, VA 23452


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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
Website: CLICK HERE
Volunteer: We need 6 volunteers!

2018 lancaster veg fest posterJune 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
Details: Lancaster VegFest
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
RSVP: Volunteer

 


2018 fayetteville vegan festivalJune 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.
Fayetteville, NC
VOLUNTEER: Volunteer with us!

compassionfest logoJuly 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
WEBSITE:  compassionfest.net
VOLUNTEER:  Volunteer with us!

 

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
SHARE:  bit.ly/DCVF2018