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Vegan Social Events are the first in Toronto to focus on promoting both veganism and sustainability - because the two go hand-in-hand! Our events are 100% vegan and low-waste. They bring together influencers, media makers, the community, and local companies for delicious vegan eats & drinks, sustainable shopping, and guest speaking engagements. Vegan Social Events attract conscious consumers and socially responsible businesses. Our events focus on promoting the vegan lifestyle in a friendly and inclusive manner, and inspire attendees to live sustainably!


The Party Continues…

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Join us at Toronto Veg Food Fest for a full-day Vegan Social Events Takeover at the South Common Tent. Saturday, September 7th, 2019, from 1:30 PM to 7:00 PM.

Veg Food Fest is September 6th - 8th at Harbourfront Centre in Toronto - FREE Admission!

Vegan Social Events x Veg Food Fest Takeover

Saturday, September 7th, 2019
Join us at the South Common Tent for inspiring talks all day long:

Vegan Influencer Panel - 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM: Ft. Lisa Le (The Viet Vegan), ZALE, Richard Burgess (Vegan Gains), and Anne-Marie Campbell (Meat Free Athlete).

Going Vegan and Zero-Waste with Kids - 3:30 PM to 4:00 PM: Ft. Amber Allen (The Fairly Local Vegan) *NOW AT THE LOFT*

Million Dollar Round Table - Owning and Growing a Vegan Business - 3:45 PM to 5:00 PM: Ft. Ilana Kadonoff (Sweets from the Earth), Oren Epstein (BIO RAW), James McInnes (Globally Local), and Julia Kirouac (Nud Fud

Sustainability Panel - 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM: Ft. Amber Allen (The Fairly Local Vegan), Matt Benfield, and Stacey Ottman (THIS IS YOUR BRAIN ON PLANTS)

Panels curated & moderated by Avra Epstein, Vegan Social Events creator & events producer, and sustainability content creator at Love Wild Live Free.


EVENT ANNOUNCEMENTS & RECAPS


About Vegan Social Events


The first Vegan Social Event was hosted in September 2016 in Toronto and brought together influencers and media makers for a celebration of the local thriving vegan scene. This event was unique to the local vegan community and well received by all involved. Our Pop-Up Events in July and September 2017, were open to the public and sold out, with line-ups out the door! 

In 2018, we hosted the first Sustainable Block Party + Pop-Up Market, with free admission and keynote speaker James Aspey, an Australian Animal Rights Activist. The success of Vegan Social Events continued with the sold-out September 2018 Pop-Up Event which attracted many repeat attendees and included guest speakers, Candice Hutchings of The Edgy Veg, The Sustainable Duo and Jacky from BEETxBEET.


Testimonials

Avra Epstein and her team from Vegan Social Events, which includes vegan event organizer Little by Little as well as local vegan YouTubers, The Two Market Girls, take veganism, sustainability and good times, very seriously.

And I’m glad they do, cause they throw a hell of a party.

I can honestly say I do not believe I have ever eaten so many varieties of vegan cheese in one evening.

Very seriously at least 15.

Life level = Expert.
— Plant Based Toronto
I wasn’t sure what to expect on Sunday, so I was incredibly surprised when I lined up outside the venue on Bloor Street. Yes, there was a freakin’ line and the place was pa-aah-haacked.
— Tasha Jade, Daily Magic
It was such a pleasure attending the first Toronto Vegan Social event in 2016! Best vegan event that I’ve been to so far in Toronto. Cool, hip, great vibes, delicious food, and just overall an amazing place to be for socializing and networking with like-minded individuals with drive and passion. I am genuinely looking forward to more of Avra’s upcoming events! Hope to see you there!
— Jazmin Aron - Kai Vegan TV (Host & Producer)