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The Cherry on Top… Recap of the 34th Annual Veg Food Fest!

The Cherry on Top… is that it’s Vegan Your Recap of the 34th Annual Veg Food Fest!   Thank you to everyone who made it out to the 34th annual Veg Food Fest at Harbourfront Centre this weekend! We hope that you enjoyed all of the delicious food, unique drinks, and so many informative presentations and workshops across the weekend. Our loyal community keeps the festival growing year after year and we at the Toronto Vegetarian Association are incredibly grateful for your support! What was your favourite part of the weekend?   Our Lisa Grill Compassion for Animals Award Exhibit was the launching point of the festival weekend and attracted many viewers across the weekend. The TVA Store shared this space with an amazing selection of books from our speakers and on a wide range of topics related to the plant-based movement. There was also some great merchandise on offer – reusable water bottles, totes and tanks to celebrate the festival weekend in style. If you missed your opportunity to visit the bookstore, you can come and explore our TVA Resource Centre at 17 Baldwin… Read More


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Toronto Vegan Social Pop-Up Event

Vegan Social Events is back this September with The 3rd Annual Vegan Social Pop-Up Event, an evening celebrating all things vegan & sustainable! This annual event always brings together a fantastic group of influencers, media makers, the community and local companies for delicious vegan eats & drinks, sustainable shopping, music,… Read More

Vegan Weekend at Rainhard Brewing

Come join Peas + Thank You and Sausage Party Toronto at Rainhard Brewery for a weekend full of vegan eats and cold beers! Saturday 1st September 12 – 5pm Peas+Thank You specializes in cruelty free veg-friendly cuisine. They’ll be serving some delicious treats made from local and sustainable… Read More

Vegan cooking class in Toronto.

Yummy Dishes presents from the kitchen to the dining table. Everything you need to be hands on to create a 3 course vegan meal with signature drink will be provided. You will be learning about electric food and how to implement them into your diet. You will also get a… Read More

Vegan cooking class in Toronto.

Yummy Dishes presents from the kitchen to the dining table. Everything you need to be hands on to create a 3 course vegan meal with signature drink will be provided. You will be learning about electric food and how to implement them into your diet. You will also get a… Read More

Dinner with the Doctor

DINNER WITH THE DOCTOR is a FREE community dinner with doctors and health professionals featuring an absolutely delicious and healthy plant-based meal and a short informative presentation on trending health topics from a lifestyle medicine perspective. Everyone welcome! -Delicious plant-based meal (including the recipe!) -Learn about the power of… Read More

Vegan Cooking Class in Toronto

From the kitchen to the dining table is a vegan cooking experience where you get to learn culinary skills and be hands on using fresh ingredients including herbs and spices to flavour up your food. You will get a 3 course meal with signature drink and after the class you… Read More

Veg Guide — Mother’s Day Specials!

Mother’s Day is this Sunday, May 13th!  If you’re looking for a place to take Mom to eat, or somewhere to buy her a nice treat to bring along for your day, you’re in the right place! Here are some great ideas from our awesome Veg Guide businesses!   Mother’s Day Meal Specials   Yoga Meditation 416-539-0234 www.yogameditation.ca Meditation Toronto is having their weekly Enchanted Evening on Mother’s Day. Group meditation. Breathing meditation plus chanting of sacred mantras to live music. Vegetarian meal. 6-8 pm. Free or by donation. Trinity-St. Paul’s Church, 427 Bloor W. at Spadina. meditationtoronto.com 416-539-0234.     Rawlicious Toronto location: 785 Bathurst St., 416-519-7150, www.rawlicious.ca Other locations in Kitchener, Hamilton, Markham, and Whitby. Rawlicious is having a Mother’s Day Pancake Brunch! From 10am ’till 2pm for $18.00 per person, you will get coffee or tea, Pancake stacks with mixed berries, bananas & fruit compote.         Thrive Organic Kitchen & Cafe 3473 Lake Shore Blvd. W, Etobicoke 416-252-7700 www.thriveorganic.ca   Thrive will be offering new menu items for Mother’s Day:… Read More


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Meal Prep 4 the Soul: Cooking Class & Wine Pairing Experience

Do you find weekday meal planning tough and overwhelming? Is it because you work late and don’t have time to grocery shop? Are you unsure of quick and easy healthy options? Maybe you don’t have much confidence in the kitchen? If you answered yes to any of these questions, then… Read More