New Jersey Vegan Events and Festival Info

Everyone is welcome at NJveg events:  vegan, vegetarian, or veg-curious!  Our events are open to the public, except when noted as members only.

Event Ideas Are Welcome!  We hope to be able to have outreach, volunteer days, and dining events in the relatively near future.  In the interim, please send us your suggestions for walks/hikes + takeout, online activities, and anything else.  Let us know what events you are interested in.  Please send us your suggestions.

Please check your email on the day of the event for the possibility of cancellation.  If you’re not on our mailing list, you can sign up here.  We hope to see you in the near future!

NJveg upcoming events:


Socially Distanced Hike/Walk + Dining
Saturday July 10 or Sunday July 11, time TBD
Location TBD

The 25th in our series may be at one of your favorite trails or restaurants.  Let us know what you’re interested in!  We’re leaning toward somewhere in Middlesex County, but are open to other suggestions.  North Jersey anyone?  Rain (or excessive heat) date TBD.

Please RSVP to NJveg.org@gmail.com, or 609-557-7077 (text preferred/voice).


Socially Distanced Hike/Walk + Dining
Sunday July 25, time TBD
Location TBD

The 26th in our series may be at one of your favorite trails or restaurants.  Let us know what you’re interested in!  We’re leaning toward somewhere in Middlesex County, but are open to other suggestions.  North Jersey anyone?  Rain (or excessive heat) date TBD.

Please RSVP to NJveg.org@gmail.com, or 609-557-7077 (text preferred/voice).


Maurice River Cruise
Date TBD
Maurice River Cruises, 29 Ware Ave, Millville, NJ 08332

Join us for a scenic 2-hour boat trip on the Maurice River in Millville.  The operator guarantees eagle sightings.  Optional pre-cruise dinner at Wildflower Earthly Vegan Fare (501 N High St, Village on High, Millville, NJ 08332).  

At this time, we are only gauging interest to see if we have enough people to charter a private trip.  If interested, please RSVP to NJveg.org@gmail.com, or 609-557-7077 (text preferred/voice) .


Socially Distanced Picnic
September TBD
Raritan Township (Flemington), NJ 08822

Join NJveg for a socially-distanced picnic!

Space is limited.  Please RSVP to NJveg.org@gmail.com, or 609-557-7077 (text preferred/voice) .


Educational Outreach
September TBD
Location TBD

NJveg will answer questions and provide free literature on the benefits of a plant-based diet.  Volunteers needed!

If you’re interested in joining NJveg’s outreach team, please contact us at NJveg.org@gmail.com or 609-557-7077 (text preferred/voice).


Additional events planned or in the works, post-pandemic (venue suggestions needed):

  • Educational outreach (volunteers needed)
  • Volunteer work days
  • Meetups at vegan or vegan-friendly restaurants
  • Vegan potlucks (and game parties)
  • Vegan bake sale to benefit an animal rescue or sanctuary
  • Catered gourmet vegan meals
    • Rowan College Burlington County Culinary Arts Center, Mt Holly (TBD)
    • Lady and the Shallot, Trenton (TBD)
  • Historic tour/hike or walk/other activity and lunch/dinner
  • Speakers

Please let us know what you’re interested in.  Contact us at NJveg.org@gmail.com  or  609-557-7077 (text – preferred/voice).


View our previous events here.

Below you will find our Facebook events calendar.

You may click on the events to RSVP.  We are sharing events all around the state of New Jersey.