(VegFest Press Release, April 10, 2014)
Michigan’s largest vegan organization presents VegFest2014 annual vegan tastefest, health, and environmental expo at Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi on April 13. VegFest brings a variety of experts, innovative products, and activities.
The event features talks by some of the nation’s foremost experts on plant-based nutrition, cooking demonstrations, children’s activities, and a food court featuring delicious options from local restaurants, bakeries, caterers, and food companies. Also included are national brand samples, eco-friendly products, cruelty-free fashion, literature, cookbooks and more. All vegan, of course!
April 13, 2014 10:30 a.m.– 5 p.m.
Suburban Collection Showplace, Novi, Michigan
VegFest Members receive FREE admission!
$7.00 prepaid / $10 admission at event (free for children under 6)
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VegFest 2014′s exciting presenters line-up includes actress and environmental advocate Daryl Hannah, NBA champion and former Piston John Salley, cardiologist and author Joel Kahn, MD, Michigan Senior State Director for The Humane Society of the United States Jill Fritz, Chef Erika Boyd of Detroit Vegan Soul, Chef Robert Hindley of Henry Ford Hospital West Bloomfield, and Chef John Heath of Jazzy Veggie.
Schedule of Events and Speakers
11:15 A.M. – Jeff Hampton: Introduction to VegFest
11:30 A.M. – Jill Fritz: Advocating for Farm Animals
12:45 P.M. – Daryl Hannah: Turning Inspiration into Action
2:00 P.M – John Salley: Health, Wellness and Subconscious
3:15 P.M. – Dr. Joel Kahn: Your Fork Will Determine Your Fate
12:15 Jazzy Veggie
1:30 Henry Ford West Bloomfield Hospital
2:45 Detroit Vegan Soul
Fun activities to make a healthy, compassionate diet and lifestyle interesting and exciting for the whole family!