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The time is finally here! Texas State Veggie Fair weekend!

It's finally here! The Texas State Veggie Fair weekend. My boyfriend and I have been working on this tirelessly for the last 6 months and we are so happy the day has arrived. J has done an amazing job making veganism more mainstream in Dallas, getting vegan meals offered in more restaurants, connecting people with the amazing non-profits in town, and bringing events like the TSVF to the public. I'm so happy I could be a part of this great accomplishment. 

So if you live anywhere in Texas I hope you will make the trip to come to our festivities this weekend! The other night we spent 4 hours stuffing goodie bags, making signs, and getting all the last details finalized. As you can see to the right those are some pretty awesome goodie bags. They will be available first come first serve while supplies last (hint: get there early for the swag!). There's magazines, coupons for your favorite food companies, treats and more!

We have a great team of people helping us who I am eternally grateful to! You never really know how much work something will be or how many little details go into make a festival of this magnitude. I totally understand now and give mad props to anyone involved in creating a festival or expo of this kind. 

So come one come all to the Texas State VEGGIE Fair festivities this weekend! There is something for everyone! Free yoga, guest speakers like Julieanna Hever (the Plant-based Dietician who will be on Dr. Oz next week!), cooking demos, music, food galore, carnival games for the kids, health minded vendors, a raffle with some of the most amazing prices and more!

You don't want to miss it!

Sunday October 23rd at Winfrey Point at White Rock Lake

Dallas, TX

11am-6pm FREE (donations are accepted)

More info and the schedule can be found here.

Did you realize that we have a full weekend of events planned? Saturday October 22nd we have two special events that you do not want to miss! 

Vegucated shows us what happens when 3 meat-eaters go vegan for 6 weeks…(spoiler alert – they live!). The new full-length documentary wowed them last month at the Toronto Film Festival is followed by a special Q&A afterwards with filmmaker Marisa Miller Wolfson.

Vegucated documentary screening at 1pm

At the historic Texas Theater in Dallas

Get your tickets here

Saturday 7pm, Kick-off Party to benefit Mercy For Animals!

More information and tickets here.

This is an epic weekend of fun and health you do NOT want to miss! Please spread the word to your friends and family in Texas! See you there!! 

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Posted in My Blog on 10/21/2011 02:29 am
 

2 Comments

  1. Jessica Olmon

    Christy – I hope the fair was a success!  I wanted to let you know that I've made your sloppy joes twice for my family since you posted.  What an amazing recipe!  Thank you so much for your helping us be healthy and enjoying food while we do it. 

    Jessica

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