Vegans from Avery Ranch to Travis Country will flood Central Austin on Saturday March 31st, 2012 for Texas VegFest, a statewide festival celebrating the joys of plant-based eating.
Held in beautiful Fiesta Gardens West End, the festival will involve a host of lakeside activities, free samples and prizes. Watch cooking demos by bestselling author Isa Chandra Moskowitz and Terry Hope Romero, or find clarity through meditation with the Isha Foundation. Dr. Michael Gregor will present on practical ways to protect a family’s health, while bodybuilder Robert Cheeke gets attendees motivated to exercise!
Texas Vegfest starts at 11 a.m. and ends at 6 p.m. Sponsored by Whole Foods Market, visitors to the festival will enjoy delicious, cruelty-free vegetarian cuisine while watching their children play games and listening to great local bands (Lincoln Durham, Wheel Workers, Roxy Roca)!
Here is the current festival schedule:
11:30 a.m. — Cooking Demo — TBA
12:30 p.m. — Dr. Michael Greger — The Latest in Clinical Nutrition 2012
1:30 p.m. — Isa Chandra Moskowitz — Southern Favorites Cooking Demo
2:30 p.m. — Robert Cheeke — Build a Better Body on a Plant-Based Diet
3:30 p.m. — Terry Hope Romero — Tamale Cooking Demo
4:30 p.m. — Erica Meier — Restaurant Activism: Building a Kinder, Cleaner, Healthier Menu, One Meal at a Time
Need directions to Fiesta Gardens West End? The street address is 2101 Jesse E. Segovia St. in Austin, TX. You can reach the festival by calling (512) 58-VEGAN.
The Austin REALTORS® at Regent Property Group enjoy supporting local non-profit organizations like Texas Veg Foundation, host of the 2012 Texas VegFest. They also enjoy helping home-buyers stay on top of the latest in Tarrytown trends.