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  • #ditchtheplastic and save £££ on AQUAPAX at VegfestUK London

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  • VegfestUK London 2016 EVENT PROGRAMME now available to view online

    The event programme for VegfestUK London 2016 that everyone has been waiting for is now LIVE at:

     

    www.london.vegfest.co.uk/programme

     

    Programme consists of full information on stalls, maps, speakers, schedules of all talks, cookery demos, kids activities and performances.

     

    Please make sure to share the above link as widely as possible, thanks!

     

    And don't forget to get your advance tickets to the event (if you haven't already) at:

     

    www.london.vegfest.co.uk/ticket-info

     

    #VegfestUKLondon2016 #BringAFriendToVegfest

     

  • Advance tickets for Vegfest Scotland 2016 now on sale

    Advance tickets for this year's Vegfest Scotland event are now ON SALE!

     

    Advance tickets are priced at £6 per day and £9 for the whole weekend.

     

    BUY ONE GET ONE FREE and BUY ONE GET ONE HALF PRICE offers run for limited periods only.

     

    Get your tickets now here!

     

    Advance tickets at full price will then be available up until 10am on Saturday and 9am on Sunday (subject to availability). 

     

    A limited amount of tickets may also available on the door at £9 for adults / £5 for concessions. Check the event website for availability.

     

    Kids under 16 can enter for free as long as they are accompanied by adults.

     

    Join the Facebook event here

     

    #BringAFriendToVegfest #VegfestScotland2016

  • “Go Vegan” posters spotted on phone boxes near Edinburgh International Fringe sites in the run up to Vegfest Scotland

    A number of posters with a clear “go vegan” message have been spotted on phone boxes in Edinburgh near the event sites for the world-famous Edinburgh International Fringe festival. The posters are up in prime spots for the whole of August, meaning that they will be seen by around 1 million people during the festival period.

     

    Starring pink fluffy pig Pig Freud, the phone box posters ask people to go vegan for the animals, for the planet and for their health, inviting people to attend the upcoming Vegfest Scotland event in Glasgow on December 3rd 4th at the SEC Centre.

     

    Read more about this campaign at http://bit.ly/2b5EKXw

     

  • Huge celebration of the best of veganism in VegfestUK Awards 2016

    Full categories and nominees for the prestigious VegfestUK Awards 2016, which celebrate the very best of a vegan lifestyle in the UK, have just been announced. There are altogether 16 categories with 10 nominees each vying for the top gong.

     

    Running since 2007, the awards are the highlight of the year for many vegan businesses, organisations, projects and people, with tens of thousands of votes cast each year. Small vegan businesses and charities especially benefit from the marketing and prestige the awards create, and they have become a much loved and much valued part of the UK vegan community.

     

    The VegfestUK Awards organisers added, “With over half a million people identifying as vegan, and half a million veggies actively seeking vegan options, there have been a huge explosion in vegan products, projects and organisations. The VegfestUK awards 2016 reflect both the quality and diversity within the vegan market today, and to be nominated for an award in 2016 is a huge achievement in itself. We expect all categories to be hugely contested”

     

    You can cast your vote for your favourites at the link below:

    www.london.vegfest.co.uk/vote 

     

    Bi-weekly updates of the awards results will be announced under the “Awards” section on the Vegfest Express online vegan magazine: http://vegfestexpress.co.uk/tabs/awards-3396464

     

    Voting will close at midnight sharp on Friday September 30th 2016.

    #VegfestUKAwards2016

  • Advance tickets for VegfestUK London 2016 now on sale

    Looking for a huge celebration of all things vegan with hoards of like-minded compassionate people under one roof? Make sure to get your hands on advance tickets NOW to one of Europe’s biggest vegan festivals VegfestUK London 2016, at:

     

    www.london.vegfest.co.uk/ticket-info

     

    Advance tickets are priced at £12 for adults / £8 for concessions, plus small booking and transaction fees. They are now on BUY ONE GET ONE FREE for a LIMITED PERIOD ONLY. Once the BUY ONE GET ONE FREE’s have finished, advance tickets will be available for a limited period only on BUY ONE GET ONE HALF PRICE.

     

    Advance tickets at full price will then be available up until 10am on the day of the event (subject to availability). 

     

    A limited amount of tickets may also available on the door at £15 for adults / £10 for concessions. Check the event website for availability

     

    Kids under 16 can enter for free as long as they are accompanied by adults.

     

    Please note that the event sold out last year and advance purchase is highly advisable especially if travelling. Regular updates will be posted on the event website here and Facebook page www.facebook.com/vegfestuk 

     

    Also join the Facebook event for VegfestUK London here:

    https://www.facebook.com/events/1494520564210678/

     

    #VegfestUKLondon2016 #BringAFriendToVegfest

  • How to get full value from being a stallholder at VegfestUK

    As VegfestUK moves into its 15th year pretty soon, we take this opportunity to thank all our previous and current stallholders for making these shows so vibrant and popular over the past 14 years – you have been amazing for us and without your contribution VegfestUK and Vegfest Scotland would never have got to the position it finds itself in today.

     

    We recognise also that for many of our current stallholders as well as any prospective stallholder, it is a big outlay to continue exhibiting at these events, so we have taken the time to compile this short manual to help you get full value out of your Vegfest Scotland experience.

     

    Read the full guide by clicking here

     

  • Vegfest Scotland 2016 now open for stall bookings

    The website for Vegfest Scotland 2016 (Dec 3rd 4th in Hall 3 of the SECC) is now live for bookings!

     

    There's room for 160 stalls plus 13 caterers at this 2nd year event which is set to draw 10,000 visitors overall after the success of last year.

     

    Please follow links below to make your bookings:

     

    Floor plan - www.vegfestscotland.com/floor-plan

    Stall prices - www.vegfestscotland.com/stall-prices

    Marketing and advertising - www.vegfestscotland.com/advertising

    Sponsorship - www.vegfestscotland.com/sponsorship

    Terms and Conditions - www.vegfestscotland.com/terms-and-conditions

    Booking form - www.vegfestscotland.com/book-a-stall

     

    Any further queries - please email chris.vegfestuk@gmail.com or phone 0117 9071881.

     

  • VegfestUK Bristol 2016 attracted 13,000 people despite rainfall

    Despite some sustained showers over the weekend May 21st 22nd, around 13,000 people visited the 14th edition of the VegfestUK Bristol vegan festival at the Amphitheatre, to enjoy good food, good music and good company.

     

    With a house party featuring Marshall Jefferson, Alison Limerick, Adamski and Criss Cross on the Saturday, followed by an EDM / reggae fest with Stereo MC’s, Macka B and Andy Compton (feat. Celestine & Sabrina Chyld), the musical part of the event in the evenings was awe-inspiring and persuaded many to stay the full course of the day after a sumptuous feast of vegan food and information during the daytime.

     

    Please complete our visitors survey here to let us know what you think:

    https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/bris2016visitors

     

    Big thanks to all our sponsors:

    Essential Trading Co-operative, Bute Island Foods, Koko Dairy Free, JASON Natural Care, VeggieVision and Yaoh.

  • Vegfest Scotland returns to the SECC on Dec 3rd 4th 2016

    After a successful debut in December 2015 attracting over 7,000 visitors, Vegfest Scotland is returning to Hall 3 of the SECC on December 3rd 4th 2016.

     

    One of the hallmarks of Vegfest is that it combines vegan food, education, entertainment, socialising in a welcoming, friendly environment and everyone is welcome regardless of their current dietary or lifestyle choice.

     

    Vegfest is also marvellous for any businesses with vegan products or campaigners with information on veganism to showcase to well over thousands of visitors. 

     

    Show website for Vegfest Scotland will be live for bookings around May 2016, with 160 stalls and 13 catering pitches available.

     

    Watch this video for some of the highlights from Vegfest Scotland 2015

     

    Follow the event on Facebook and Twitter.

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