NJveg upcoming events


Maurice River Cruise
Saturday May 28, 5pm
Millville, NJ 08332

Join us for a scenic 2-hour, 40-minute sunset boat trip with Maurice River Cruises (29 Ware Ave, Millville, NJ 08332).  Captain Dave guarantees eagle sightings, and we’ll see osprey as well.  We’ll also view the Victorian waterfront houses in historic Mauricetown.  Optional pre-cruise dinner at Wildflower Earthly Vegan Fare (501 N High St, Village on High, Millville, NJ 08332).  Sold out. 


American Vegan Center – Veg History Walking Tour + Dining
Saturday June 4, 1pm
17 N 2nd St, Philadelphia, PA 19106

Join us for a stop at AVS’s American Vegan Center, including a veg history walking tour!  An optional late lunch/early dinner at Soy Cafe follows.

Individual tickets normally cost $23, but we’ll get a significant group discount ($12 for NJveg members, $14 for non-members).  If interested, please RSVP to NJveg.org@gmail.com, or 609-557-7077 (text preferred).


Educational Outreach – NJ Annual LGBT+ Pride Festival
Sunday June 5, 11am-5pm
5th Ave & Kingsley St, Asbury Park NJ 07712

NJveg will answer questions and provide free literature on the benefits of a plant-based diet.  We need volunteers for this and other outreach.  Come out for an hour, or the entire event.  Help spread the word that going vegan saves animals, protects the environment, and improves your health!  No experience is necessary.  We particularly need help setting up (at 9am) and packing up (to about 5:30pm).

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


Members-Only Potluck Lawn Party
Saturday June 11, 3pm
Address to be provided, Princeton, NJ 08540

Join NJveg for a vegan potluck lawn party.  This event will be outdoors at a private home.  The bathroom will be available, along with the kitchen for heating food (masks, but no shoes when in the house).  Members only, adults only, no pets.

Please bring your plate and utensils, and most importantly, a chair or blanket.  An extra chair would be appreciated as well.  We can go for a short hike along Lake Carnegie and the D&R Canal before or after eating.  Rain (or excessive heat) date Sunday June 12.

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


Hiking/Walking + Dining – Mercer County
Friday June TBD, 6:30pm
Mount Rose Preserve, Hopewell NJ 08540

The 44th in our series will be our first evening hike, at the Mount Rose Preserve (info, GPS coordinates 40°21’45.1″N 74°44’16.0″W).  There are ~3 miles of trails.  Dining TBD.  Let us know which one you’re interested in!  Rain date is TBD.

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


Educational Outreach – Burlington Freedom Day
Sunday June 19, 2pm-7pm
Riverfront Promenade, High & Pearl St, Burlington City NJ 08016

NJveg will answer questions and provide free literature on the benefits of a plant-based diet.  We need volunteers for this and other outreach.  Come out for an hour, or the entire event.  Help spread the word that going vegan saves animals, protects the environment, and improves your health!  No experience is necessary.  We particularly need help setting up (at 1pm) and packing up (to about 7:30pm).

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


Volunteer Work Day
Saturday June 25, 10am-2pm
Udder Chaos Farm Sanctuary, Wrightstown, NJ 08562

Join NJveg for a volunteer work day!  This is a joint event with Vegan in NJ.  We’ll be helping out the new vegan non-profit Udder Chaos Farm Sanctuary.  Bringing a water bottle, work gloves, work/rain boots, bug spray, and sunblock are highly recommended.  Lunch will be provided, so please bring a donation, or you can donate online.

Space is limited.  Please only sign up if you are serious about attending and plan to attend for the full time.  If anything comes up and you need to cancel, let us know ASAP, so that we may fill your spot.  Please RSVP to NJveg.org@gmail.com, or 609-557-7077 (text preferred).


Educational Outreach – Burlington County Earth Fair
Sunday June 26, 10am-5pm
Eastampton NJ 08060

NJveg will answer questions and provide free literature on the benefits of a plant-based diet.  We need volunteers for this and other outreach.  Come out for an hour, or the entire event.  Help spread the word that going vegan saves animals, protects the environment, and improves your health!  No experience is necessary.  We particularly need help setting up (at 9am) and packing up (to about 5:30pm).

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


Educational Outreach – Udder Chaos Farm Sanctuary Benefit
Sunday July 17, 10am-3pm
Pemberton NJ 08068

NJveg will answer questions and provide free literature on the benefits of a plant-based diet.  We need volunteers for this and other outreach.  Come out for an hour, or the entire event.  Help spread the word that going vegan saves animals, protects the environment, and improves your health!  No experience is necessary.  We particularly need help setting up (at 9am) and packing up (to about 5:30pm).

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


Educational Outreach – Canal Day
Saturday August 20, 10am-5pm
Wharton NJ 07885

NJveg will answer questions and provide free literature on the benefits of a plant-based diet.  We need volunteers for this and other outreach.  Come out for an hour, or the entire event.  Help spread the word that going vegan saves animals, protects the environment, and improves your health!  No experience is necessary.  We particularly need help setting up (at 9am) and packing up (to about 5:30pm).

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


Members-Only Potluck Picnic
July/August date & time TBD
Address to be provided, Kendall Park, NJ 08824

Join NJveg for a vegan potluck picnic.  This event will be outdoors at a private home.  The bathroom will be available.

Please bring your plate and utensils.  An extra chair would be appreciated as well.  Rain (or excessive heat) date TBD.

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


Volunteer Work Day
Date & time TBD
Troll House Animal Sanctuary, Williamstown, NJ 08094

Join NJveg for a volunteer work day!  We’ll be helping out the new vegan non-profit Troll House Animal Sanctuary.  Details coming! If you’d like to donate to Troll House Animal Sanctuary, you can do so at the sanctuary or online.

Space is limited.  Please only sign up if you are serious about attending and plan to attend for the full time.  If anything comes up and you need to cancel, let us know ASAP, so that we may fill your spot.  Please RSVP to NJveg.org@gmail.com, or 609-557-7077 (text preferred).


 

Event Ideas Are Welcome!  Additional events planned, or in the works, some post-pandemic (venue suggestions needed), including educational outreach, volunteer work days at animal rescues and sanctuarieshike/walk + dining, and much more!

We hope to be able to have additional events, including some indoors, in the relatively near future.  In the interim, please send us your suggestions for educational outreach, volunteer days, walks/hikes + dining, online activities, and anything else.  Please let us know what events you are interested in.  Contact us at NJveg.org@gmail.com  or  609-557-7077 (text preferred).


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

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!

View our previous events here.

Below you will find our Facebook events calendar.

You may click on the events to RSVP.