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VegfestUK London 2014

September 27th 28th, Kensington Olympia West Halls (W14 8UX)

Opening hours: 11am-7pm (Sat), 11am-6pm (Sun)

Website live for bookings on February 28th at www.london.vegfest.co.uk

Admission:

Standard: £10 in advance, £12 on the gate

Concessions: £6 in advance, £8 on the gate

Kids under 16's: Free

Advance tickets available on show website from June, with many BOGOFs for limited period


VegfestUK produced a highly ambitious and successful first ever show at the prestigious venue of Kensington Olympia on the weekend of October 5th 6th 2013. Over 9,000 people descended upon this fun hybrid of food, education and fun, with 90% of stallholders and visitors saying they want a second show at the same venue! Highlights included talks by ultramarathoner Scott Jurek and strongman Patrik Baboumian, chef Chad Sarno, comedy from Dave Spikey, Lucy Porter and Andrew O'Neill, amongst many stellar speakers and performers.

 

 

Visitors were also spoiled to no end by the 192 stalls jam-packed with quality vegan food and free samples along with discounts, as well as the dozens of talks, cookery demos, workshops, kids activities, cinemas performances, plus the new features of a stars quiz, book signings, Meet the Experts sessions and not to mention numerous freebies given out on both days!

Check out some really cool live videos from the 2013 show at www.london.vegfest.co.uk/live-2013-videos

 

The 2014 show promises to be even better, with

  • 200+ stalls packed with free samples & special discounts
  • 14 caterers with exciting global cuisines
  • Nutrition, Lifestyle and Campaign talks rooms
  • Cookery Demos
  • Living Raw Zone
  • Workshops
  • Lifewell Wellbeing Hub
  • Live Performances
  • Kids Cookery Classes
  • Kids Entertainment
  • Cinema

 

A number of high-profile guest speakers have already come on board, including Sarah Jane Honeywell (CBeebies), Vegan Smythe, Kate Magic, John Robb, Neil Robinson, Patrik Baboumian, with many more TBA...

 

Also, VegfestUK are giving the Vegan Society full support at London. This fantastic organisation celebrates its 70th anniversary in 2014, and has been at the forefront of vegan outreach for many a year. The Vegan Society will host a number of talks and cookery demos at prime times at the show, as well as having an info stall on the ground floor as well as collectin donations and leafleting on entry and exit. Their widely acclaimed documentary "Making the Connection" will also be screened several times each day in the Cinema.

 

Stay tuned to what's happening in 2014 at www.london.vegfest.co.uk (2014 website live on Feb 28th)

 

 

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