Charlotte VegFest is a celebration of healthy, sustainable, and compassionate eating and explores the endless benefits of vegetarian living. This FREE event will feature a variety of vegan foods, local veg restaurants and food trucks, local vendors, speakers, nutritional experts, vegan cooking demonstrations, free prizes, gift bags and more. The Humane League is thrilled to be bringing an even bigger and better event this year, in 40,000 square ft. location at the Park Expo and Conference Center.
Charlotte VegFest will feature several guest speakers for 2017. Presentations will be in the meeting rooms, located upstairs one level. The talks will last approximately 20 minutes with 15 minutes of Q&A.
11 a.m. – Festival Opens to the Public
12:00 p.m. – Eddie Garza, The Humane Society of the United States
12:45 p.m. – Will Tucker, Professional Vegan Bodybuilder
1:30 p.m. – Emily Byrd, The Good Food Institute
2:15 p.m. – Health Panel Discussion
3:30 p.m. – Veg Speed Dating