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:


Monthly Online Meetup #7
Sunday January 24, 7pm

Another opportunity just to say hello, or chat for a while.  A favorite topic is “what I’m eating during the pandemic”, but anything relevant is welcome.  A Google Hangouts Meet link and dial-in info will be sent to all who RSVP.

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


Socially Distanced, Masked Walk/Hike + Takeout #16 – Mercer County
Saturday January 30, 1pm

The sixteenth in our series will be at Mercer County Park in West Windsor, followed by takeout from Planted Plate, a new vegan restaurant in Princeton (from the owner of Kaya’s Kitchen)!  Inclement weather (precipitation or <40 degrees) date is Sunday January 31.

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


Additional Socially Distanced, Masked Walks/Hikes + Takeout 

Tentatively planned for:

  • February – TBD.  Next up are Somerset, Ocean, and Hunterdon counties.

Venue suggestions welcome!


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/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.