Live Music & Entertainment

Experience amazingly talented live music from bands from Sarasota and beyond!

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Engage with knowledgeable speakers, presenting on topics of health, compassion, and environmental sustainability.

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Food Demos

Savor 6 different delicious food preparation and cooking demonstrations by skilled plant-based chefs!

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Veggie Kids Zone

Bring your children to Sarasota Veg Fest’s Kids’ Zone! There will be lots of activities throughout the day. Learn about making eco-friendly crafts, being kind to animals, and much, much more!

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Yoga & Fitness Zone

Enjoy relaxing and healing yoga classes taught by certified instructors from the Sarasota and Tampa Bay areas all throughout the day!

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Education Station

Presentations, Workshops, and Film Discussions

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Learn the truth about where animal raised for food, entertainment, and experimentation come from… Visit The Factory Farm Experience to receive a ticket to be able to get free food from the sampling station.

These educational museum-style exhibits are primarily non-graphic and are open to all ages. There will be a section of the experience recommended for people 13 years of age or older with parental supervision required for any children under the age of 14. 

The Sarasota Veg Parade celebrates the many benefits of a vegan lifestyle for people, animals, and the environment! The Veg Parade starts at 2:30 p.m. Create a sign with your favorite solution to creating a healthy, compassionate, and environmentally regenerative world. Bring a veggie costume or an animal costume (must be family-friendly) and join the fun! The Veg Parade is brought to you by Noor XVII, a Vegan Modeling and Talent network!

Learn from many amazing free yoga classes and fitness demonstrations, happening all day!

Text @vegfest to the number 81010 to sign up for the Sarasota Veg Fest Scavenger Hunt to receive cool prizes for finding awesome vendors! Please contact team@sarasotavegfest.org if you have questions about participation or if you are a vendor who would like to be a part of the scavenger hunt!