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, Masked Walk/Hike + Takeout #21 – South Jersey
Saturday April 24, 1pm

The 21st in our series will start with takeout from (or eating outside at) Wildflower Vegan Cafe in Millville, followed by hiking at Maurice River Bluffs Preserve (info).  Rain date is Sunday April 25.

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


Volunteer Work Day
Sunday May 2, 9:30am-1:30pm
Cedarville, NJ 08311

Join NJveg for our first volunteer work day this year!  We’ll be traveling to Cumberland County to help out at the non-profit Freedom Farm Animal Rescue.  Please be ready to commit to this, rain or shine!  Make sure to bring a mask, gloves, plus clothes and shoes that can get dirty!

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


Socially Distanced, Masked Hike + Takeout #22 – TBD
Saturday May 8, time TBD

The 22nd in our series will be at TBD.  Let us know your preference for both the hike and restaurant.  Rain date is Sunday May 9.

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


Socially Distanced, Masked Walk + Takeout #23 – Hunterdon County
Saturday May 22, time TBD

The 22nd in our series will be on the Delaware River Towpath, starting in Lambertville (this will be an out-and-back walk, so participants will be able to turn around at any point).  Takeout (or outdoor dining) will be at all-vegan Humble Cafe & Bakery.  Rain date is Sunday May 23.

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


Kayak Excursion
TBD

Location TBD.

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


Members-Only Socially Distanced Picnic
TBD

Join NJveg for a socially-distanced picnic!

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