|Welcome to the world of Chicago VeganMania!
Prepare yourself for a total immersion into the world of vegan culture.
Now in its seventh year, Chicago VeganMania is a chance for everyone to
experience the healthy, abundant and compassionate world of plant-based
Start by visiting our huge Vegan Food Court featuring more than a dozen
of Chicago’s favorite vegan and vegan-friendly restaurants, all serving
up some of the most delicious food our city has to offer.
Then stroll though our vast Exhibit Hall featuring products and
services from dozens of wonderful local and national businesses and
nonprofits. Peruse aisles of vegan clothing, shoes, accessories, home
and bodycare products and many great food vendors with lots of free
Now check out a great lecture or two from some of the leading voices in
the vegan movement today including leading author and podcaster Colleen
Patrick-Goudreau, America’s Holistic Health Doc, Dr. Joel Kahn, and
Farm Animal Reform Movement founder and Warsaw Ghetto survivor Alex
Our Chef Demo Kitchen features great culinary masters in action
including The Naked Chef, Jacques Laventure, Aryuvedic cookbook author
Talya Lutzker and Native Foods Café‘s chef Drew Swint.
Or catch a great panel discussion, where local and national experts
discuss vegan health and fitness, veganic gardening, fashion,
communication, overcoming obstacles and other significant topics.
Our Culture Café is our own coffeehouse with chair massage and a live
music stage, featuring a full day’s roster of great local and regional
musicians and songsters.
Plus you can talk one-on-one with a Vegan Expert and get tips about
cooking, fitness, parenting and other important topics, show off you
musical chops at our Vegan Open Mic or just picture yourself onstage at
our Vegan Rockstar Photo Booth, check out a full day’s worth of
family-friendly activities at our lively Kids’ Zone, and much more!
We ask for a $3.00 donation at the door, though we don’t turn anyone
away for not paying it. So the event is free if you want it to be.
We’re looking forward to seeing you there!
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