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Have You Heard? VegFest is the Word!

The long-awaited and much-anticipated 2013 Rehoboth Beach VegFest is almost here! What are we looking forward to? It’s starts with the 300 free goodie bags we’ll be giving out at the start of the event. Then we can’t wait to visit over 35 exhibitors, munch on free food samples, listen to amazing speakers, and so much more—we can’t imagine a  better way to spend a Saturday afternoon. Even better is that the event continues to Sunday with a Benefit Brunch. There are just a few tickets left—get yours before they are gone! Are you looking forward to tomorrow as much as we are? Join local and veg-friendly news outlets and help spread the word about this exciting event. Below are suggested Facebook posts you can share on your own social media pages (please link to our Facebook page). And don’t forget to RSVP on Facebook. Simply by RSVP’ing, you’ll be entered to win a free Compassion Over Killing t-shirt and key chain!   Suggested Facebook Posts: Join me at the Rehoboth Beach VegFest from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. tomorrow—engaging speakers, veg food, kid-friendly cooking demos, and more! Learn more: http://rehobothvegfest.org/ Looking for a fun, kid-friendly event that promotes healthy eating? Stop by the Rehoboth Beach VegFest tomorrow! Details: http://rehobothvegfest.org/ Did you know that only 22% of children ages 2 to 5 eat their recommended amount of vegetables? Make healthy eating fun! Bring your family to the Rehoboth Beach VegFest tomorrow: http://rehobothvegfest.org/ Want to learn more about advocating for animals? Join Paul Shapiro, VP of Farm Animal Protection at HSUS, Erica Meier, Executive Director at Compassion Over Killing, and others at the Rehoboth Beach VegFest! http://rehobothvegfest.org/ Come see Rehoboth Beach’s very own Gretchen Hanson, executive Chef at Hobos Restaurant, share her culinary secrets on June 1st at the Rehoboth Beach VegFest! http://rehobothvegfest.org/ Celebrate vegetarian and healthy eating at the Rehoboth Beach VegFest–a FREE outdoor festival on June 1st! Find out more: http://rehobothvegfest.org/ Tomorrow from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., be a part of the FIRST ever Rehoboth Beach VegFest! Learn more: http://rehobothvegfest.org/ How long does it take to consume 5 vegan cupcakes without using your hands? Find out at the cupcake eating contest at Rehoboth BeachVegFest! http://rehobothvegfest.org/  Like free stuff? Get to the @Rehoboth Beach VegFest early to get a goodie bag loaded with vegan product samples and...
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Something for Everyone!

Next Saturday, join Compassion Over Killing and VegRehoboth for the first-ever Rehoboth Beach VegFest! And whether you’ve attended VegFests across the country, or this is your first one, the Rehoboth Beach VegFest has something for everyone. The day starts at 11:00 a.m. when the Rehoboth Beach VegFest will be handing out 300 FREE goodie bags filled with veg-friendly product coupons and samples from our sponsors. Get there early to be one of the few to get a free bag! Once you get your goodie bag, it’s time to eat. Local establishments, Nage, a(MUSE.), Greenman Juice Bar & Bistro, Hobos Restaurant, and Modern Mixture will be dishing out delicious all-vegan fare for your eating pleasure. After lunch, leave room for dessert. Cake Break will be there with their delectable vegan cupcakes! Speaking of cupcakes, at 2:30 pm, witness five brave souls chowing down during the Rehoboth Beach VegFest Cupcake Eating Contest. Interested in participating? Let us know! After the cupcake eating contest, wander the festival to find many local veg-friendly businesses. From the Rehoboth Beach Farmer’s Market to Good Earth Market to Kia Massage, you’ll be sure to find something to peak your interest. Or stop by our speaker’s tent to hear from Vice President of Farm Animal Protection at the Humane Society of the United States, Paul Shapiro, local restaurant owner Gretchen Hanson, or dietitian, Joseph Gonzales. Check out our schedule to see who’s speaking when! Concerned about leaving Fido and the kids at home while you’re out having fun? The Rehoboth Beach VegFest is a dog-friendly and kid-friendly event! The Delaware SPCA will be there with a pack of adoptable dogs, and Katie Freer, the Sprouting Chef, will be doing a kid-oriented plant-based cooking demo. And if one day wasn’t enough, join the Rehoboth Beach VegFest and our speakers at Nage for brunch on Sun., June 2nd. But hurry – seating is limited and tickets are selling...
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Thank You To Our Sponsors!

The Rehoboth Beach VegFest is excited to partner with a variety of local businesses to bring you this FREE outdoor celebration of vegetarian eating. The event would not be possible without the generosity of our sponsors, which include a variety of nonprofit organizations, local businesses, and veg-friendly restaurants. At the Rehoboth Beach VegFest, learn how to get active for animals in your community from the Humane Society of the United States and the Humane League.  Find delicious local produce at the Rehoboth Beach Farmer’s Market‘s or Good Earth Market and Organic Farm‘s booth. Not sure what to do with all that produce? Swing by Abra-ca-dinner for some personalized veg-friendly meal planning. Get moving and sign up for a gym membership at Flex World Fitness, or take paddle board lessons from DelMarVa Board Sports. But don’t forget your four-legged friend—Get Your Wag On has fitness and education programs for pups. Or go another route and relax by booking a massage at Kia Massage, pedicure at Oasis Wellness Spa, and grabbing some good-for-you Juice Plus+. And we can’t forget our free product sample sponsors: ABC Cookies, Tofurky, Gardein, Sol Cuisine, Mary’s Gone Crackers, Forks Over Knives, and more! What to showcase your business at the Rehoboth Beach VegFest? It’s not too late to sign up. But hurry! Registration closes on Fri., May...
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