Did you know that this year's New York Vegetarian Food Festival will be its 8th year? Each year the festival gets bigger and better! Here are 5 reasons you'll want to check it out. Keep reading this post (all the way to the end) for your chance to win tickets!
1. Trying new vegetarian and vegan food
Sampling of 2018 NYCVFF Vendors:
• Bob's Red Mill
• Burger Urway
• Crazies and Weirdos
• Daiya Foods
• Follow Your Heart
• Get Juiced
• GO VEGGIE
• Gracey's Culinary Specialties
• Green Mountain Energy
• Harmless Harvest
• Marty's V Burger
• Panco Foods
• SmartyPants Vitamins
• U.S. Veg Corp
• Untamed Hearts
• Uptown Vegan, LLC
and so many more!
2. The Speakers
There are health and medical professionals that are revolutionizing health care at their clinics and hospitals with plant-based themes! The physicians speaking at this year's Festival include:
Dr. Shipa Ravella from Columbia; Dr. Chiti Parikh from Cornell: Dr. Robert Ostfeld from Penn, Yale and Harvard; Dr. Michelle McMacken from Yale and Columbia; and more!!
3. Celebrity Appearances
Emmy-award winning actress, Loretta Swit will be at the Festiaval (on Sarurday May 19th). You may also fondly know her as ' Major Hot Lips Houlihan' from M*A*S*H. What you may not know is that she is also a vegan, animal rights activist, and watercolor artist. She will be at the Festival Saturday afternoon signing copies of her art book, whose proceeds benefit her SwitHeart Animal Alliance.
Want in? You can purchase tickets here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/nyc-vegetarian-food-festival-2018-tickets-41626718636
Also, enter my giveaway below for a chance to win tickets! See you this weekend!