The 4th annual Vegan SoulFest
Are you ready? Come and experience Baltimore’s premiere celebration of veganism and culture!
Saturday, August 26, 2017
12:00PM – 7:00PM Baltimore City Community College (BCCC) 2901 Liberty Heights Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21215
Admission is free and open to the public.Directions and Festival InformationRegister as a sponsor or exhibitor
About the Festival
Browse some of our retail vendors for some delicious food and great local, vegan products, or check out our non-profit exhibitors for all the information you need about health, social justice, and animal rights.
Speakers and Demonstrations
Learn from our guest speakers how the vegan lifestyle can greatly benefit our health as well as our relationship with animals and the environment. Or, attend one of our cooking demos to see just how easy it is to live that vegan life!
Entertainment for the Whole Family
Check out this year’s list of musicians and artists performing at Vegan SoulFest! DJ Tee Brown will also be on hand to keep the party going all day!
The 2017 Vegan SoulFest
Saturday, August 26th, 2017
12:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Located at Baltimore City Community College (BCCC) 2901 Liberty Heights Avenue Baltimore, Maryland 21215
The festival will take place inside the college itself and outside on the college grounds.
Admission is free and open to the public.
Non-service animals are not allowed on the campus.
Metro: Exit at the Mondawmin Mall stop. Take bus 22 northbound for 4 blocks at Liberty Heights and Druid Park Drive. Vegan SoulFest will be across the street from the bus stop at the BCCC campus.
Buses: 22, 52, 97
Free parking will be available on the BCCC campus and in the overflow lot 1 block south on Liberty Heights Avenue.
DO NOT PARK IN THE PARKING LOT ACROSS THE STREET AT THE PALLADIUM OR YOU MIGHT BE TOWED!
Sponsor and Exhibitor Registration
Sponsor and Exhibitor registration for the 2017 Vegan SoulFest is now open!
Use the buttons below to find out how you can be a part of this year’s Vegan SoulFest. Prices will increase each month, so register early and save!
Help support our efforts to spread the culture of healthy, compassionate, and sustainable life choices by becoming one of our sponsors!
2017 Sponsors Listing
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Registration is open for food vendors, commercial (non-food) vendors, and non-profits!
2017 Exhibitors Listing
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Believe in what we’re doing and want to support us? Become a Vegan SoulFest Supporter!
2017 Supporters Listing
- Marylandvegevents.com is a comprehensive calendar of the best vegan events in and around Baltimore and Washington DC. Vegan SoulFest thanks you for your support!
Our 2017 Sponsors
Our Festival Creators
Brenda N. Sanders
Co-founder and Co-organizer
Brenda Sanders serves as Executive Director of Better Health, Better Life, a public health organization and is Co-Director of Open the Cages Alliance, an animal advocacy organization in Baltimore, MD.
Through Better Health, Better Life, Brenda runs the Eating for Life program, a series of free workshops aimed at teaching people in low-income communities how to live a healthier, more holistic lifestyle. With Open the Cages Alliance, she co-organizes the Vegan Living Program, a six-week education program that teaches the basics of transitioning to the vegan lifestyle.
Brenda also a founding member of PEP Foods, Inc., a collective vegan activists and vegan business owners in Baltimore City who are working towards food justice . She also organizes the Veganism Support Group, a monthly potluck and discussion group for new and aspiring vegans. In her spare time, Brenda helps to organize social justice events and demonstrations in the Baltimore area.
Co-founder and Co-organizer
Naijha Wright is the Co-owner of and Director of Marketing for The Land of Kush, a vegan soul food restaurant located in Baltimore, MD.
Through Naijha’s strategic marketing initiatives the restaurant experienced exponential growth within four years of opening. She develops relationships and collaborates with local businesses, non-profit organizations, and schools and churches who share in the mission of promoting dietary, ethical, or environmental veganism. Naijha also co-founded and organizes Vegan SoulFest, an annual vegan festival catered to Baltimore’s inner city communities. Ms. Wright has spoken and made appearances at radio stations, schools and community events throughout Maryland and Washington, D.C.
You can contact us using the form below, or contact the festival coordinators directly: Naijha Wright, Coordinator –– firstname.lastname@example.org Brenda Sanders, Coordinator – – email@example.com