New Jersey Vegan Events and Festival Info


Hiking + Dining
Saturday December 11, 1pm
Mountain Lakes Open Space Area, Princeton, NJ 08540

The 33rd in our series will start at this Princeton park (info).  We’ll probably hike ~5 miles, with shorter options available.  We’ll meet at the Billy Johnson Mountain Lakes Preserve parking lot on Mountain Ave just off Rt 206 (map coordinates 40.3580, -74.6705).  Let us know what you’re interested in for takeout!  Inclement weather (precipitation, excessive cold, snow- or ice-covered trails) date is Sunday December 12.

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


Volunteer Work Days
Date & time TBD
Udder Chaos Farm Sanctuary, Wrightstown, NJ 08562 / Uncle Neil’s Home, Bridgeton, NJ 08302

Join NJveg for a volunteer work day!  We’ll be helping out the new vegan non-profit, Udder Chaos Farm Sanctuary, and vegan nonprofit and Uncle Neil’s Home, Bridgeton  Details coming!

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/voice).


Hiking/Walking + Dining
Sunday December 26, 1pm
Location TBD

The 34th in our series may be at one of your favorite trails or restaurants.  Let us know what you’re interested in!  Inclement weather (precipitation, excessive cold, snow- or ice-covered trails) date is Saturday January 7.

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


Hiking/Walking + Dining
Sunday January 1, 1pm
Location TBD

The 35th in our series (our 2nd annual New Year’s Day hike) may be at one of your favorite trails or restaurants.  Let us know what you’re interested in!  Inclement weather (precipitation, excessive cold, snow- or ice-covered trails) date is Saturday January 7.

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


Additional events planned or in the works, some 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)
  • 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).


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 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 + takeout, online activities, and anything else.  Let us know what events you are interested in.

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:

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.