Explore a Vegan Paradise

Learn more about veganism and its many benefits at the Oakland Veg Fest held at Lake Merritt.

The Oakland Veg Fest celebrates the health and sustainability boosts of a plant-based diet. Sample a variety of vegan foods, and hear speakers and educators talk about different aspects of veganism. This animal-friendly event also features a cute dog contest. Come enjoy this free, open-air gathering beside Lake Merritt. Speakers include Kristie Middleton, author of Meat Less.

Oakland Veg Fest
Saturday May 20, 11am–5pm
Lake Merritt Amphitheater
Between 12th St & 1st Ave at
Lake Merritt Blvd, Oakland


Photo: Michelle Cehn