VegNews Daily

Austin, TX Celebrates Second-Annual Texas VegFest

Bat City’s Fiesta Gardens will host more than 3,500 people at this year’s festival.

With the success of last year’s first-ever Texas VegFest, this year’s festivities promise to entertain, educate, and celebrate healthy and compassionate living. The second-annual Texas VegFest is set to take place on Saturday, April 6th in Austin, TX. Activities planned for the event are children’s yoga, cooking demos, live music, and speakers. Featured guests include Isa Chandra Moskowitz of Veganomicon, vegan boxer Omowale Adewale, and plant-based diet proponent Dr. Baxter Montgomery, a cardiologist from Houston. Local cruelty-free fare such as falafel, funnel cake, curry, and burgers will be available from 70 sponsors and vendors.

Al Gore's New "Resign Trump" Video Promotes Veganism

A new viral video interview with the eco-warrior politician promotes consuming a plant-based diet to fight climate change.
Read More »

Upscale Toronto Eatery Opens Spinoff Vegan Burger Spot

Planta Burger will take over a shuttered fish restaurant as the latest installment of the plant-based restaurant expansion of Chase Hospitality Group.
Read More »

New Vegan Group Launches to Promote Diversity

Nonprofit organization Encompass aims to build an inclusive animal-rights movement to help veganism achieve its maximum potential.
Read More »

World's Largest Meat Company Profits Drop 80 Percent

Troubled Brazilian meat giant JBS reports massive dip in earnings after global meat scandal.
Read More »

New Plant-Based Culinary Course Comes to Florida

McFatter Technical School launches its first plant-based cooking course to prepare future chefs to work in the growing plant-based restaurant industry.
Read More »

This Week on VegNews TV: The secret to these delightful sweet treats is white beans! Aylin Erman shows you how to make these simple blondies.

More Videos »