vegfestuk brighton Saturday March 19th 2011
11 am - 7pm at The Hove Centre, Norton Road, Hove BN3 4AH
VegfestUK Brighton 2012 - Dates AnnouncedThe dates have been announced for VegfestUK Brighton 2012 - and the show is running for two days in Spring 2012 at The Hove Centre - with entrance FREE to the public both days. Large crowds are expected on both Saturday 17th and Sunday 18th March 2012. See www.brighton.vegfest.co.uk for details (new website live September 12 2011) and contact the office on 0117 3079872 firstname.lastname@example.org for more details
Over 3,000 at the show!
A lovely sunny spring day saw over 3,000 people at the event and it was a truly wonderful affair, with some fantastic food, stunning vibe, loads of great stalls, excellent talks, demos, performances and entertainment, a brilliant venue - and the best bit of it all, the people themselves. Take a bow, peeps, what an awesome day out for (nearly) everyone. It's been a pleasure
Plans are already underway for VegfestUK Brighton 2012 - details will be posted on this website shortly
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Ms Dynamite, Aswad, The Selecter headline VegfestUK BristolThe headliners for Europe's biggest veggie event of 2011, VegfestUK Bristol, have been announced and include the likes of Ms Dynamite, Goldie Lookin Chain and DJ Swift on Friday May 27th, original 2-Tone band The Selecter on Saturday May 28th, and Aswad and Black Roots on Sunday May 29th. Advance tickets priced £10 for each night (or £25 for all three) are on sale from www.bristol.vegfest.co.uk
Free Tickets for UKAware event March 25/26
UKAware is the UK's largest, longest running an dbest loved sustainable lifestyle show. Taking place on march 25th and 26th in Olympia, London, UKAware is a key highlight of Climate Change week. UK Aware offers a complete solution for contemporary sustainable living, and it will enhance your life, save you money and send you home with a positive feeling inside. Whats at the show? Exhibitors, low carbon vehicles, seminars, workshops, fashion show, swishing, kids area, business, money saving opportunities
there are 50 free tickets up for grabs - please enter the code VEG2011 to get 100% discount off the ticket price (usually £7)
VegfestUK Awards - Voting starts March 14thThe VegfestUK Awards are now up and running, and you can vote once a month during March, April and May for youur fave vegan people, products, publications and projects, before the lines close on Saturday May 28th, and the winners are announced on Sunday May 29th at 3pm at VegfestUK Bristol. To view the nominations, click here http://bristol.vegfest.co.uk/nominations and to vote, go here http://bristol.vegfest.co.uk/vote
Sarah Jane Honeywell from CBeebies visits Brighton VegfestUKCbeebies star Sarah Jane Honeywell will be on the Moo Free Chocolates Stall from Midday! Sarah is vegan and is keen to encourage youngsters to choose dairy free products, and will be on hand to offer support to vegan families and kids! Awesome!
Bold Native screening at VegfestUK BrightonBold Native is a full length feature film made in the USA about Animal Rights Activists, and the film is being screened in full at 1pm at VegfestUK Brighton. Plus there's a live Skype link up with the writer - director of the film, Mr Denis Henry Hennelly, in Los Angeles at 6pm in the Talks Room, with a chance to ask him questions direct www.boldnative.com
The Brighton event on March 19th 2011 at the Hove Centre is warming up nicely and our all vegan line up of entertainers has been announced, including world famous contortionist Rubber Ritchie, plus music from The Phoenix Rose, Luminous Frenzy, and a fella called Ollie and his pals Stick in a Pot. Plus there’s a showing of some films including The Vegan Society’s latest offering ‘Making the Connection’, with more TBC www.brighton.vegfest.co.uk Admission is FREE to the public
Moo Free Chocolates - Supersize SponsorsMoo Free Chocolates have some superb dairy free chocolates on the market, and will be showcasing their wonderful range at Brighton in March. Sure to be a massive hit - their easter eggs, which should sell out. Really well packaged and a really good team behind this one, they should run and run. Big it up for Moo Free Chocolates! www.moofreechocolates.com
Welcome to JuiceBrightonBrighton Radio Station JuiceBrighton have stepped up to sponsor VegfestUK Brighton, and will be featuring the event for two weeks in the run up to March 19th, with competitions every day from March 14th - 18th. Check out JuiceBrighton on 107.2 FM www.juicebrighton.com
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Welcome to our first Supersize Sponsors
Welcome to our first 4 Supersize Sponsors: Yaoh, Beanies, Natural Balance and Out of Hand! Yaoh (www.yaoh.co.uk ) make the best hemp products including bodycare and food, Beanies distribute the FRY's range of veggie burgers and are absolute darlings (www.beanieshealthfoods.co.uk) , Natural Balance are the makers of the simply stunning NAKD raw snack bar ranges as well as Trek bars (www.naturalbalancefoods.co.uk) and Out Of Hand are our ethical printers and designers with their own eco friendly print factory (www.outofhand.co.uk)
VegfestUK dates announced for Brighton and Bristol 2011
The dates for what could well be the biggest vegetarian events in Europe in 2011 have been announced - with VegfestUK dates for Brighton on March 19th 2011 and Bristol on May 27th, 28th and 29th 2011 VegfestUK events are free to the public and large numbers are expected to attend both shows and sample the delights from over 100 stallholders rammed full of food, bodycare, fashion, accessories, merchandise and information - all of it vegan. And with a full line up of talks, demos and entertainment, both VegfestUK Brighton and VegfestUK Bristol look certain to be runaway successes. See www.vegfest.co.uk for details.