DC VegFest takes place at:
1500 South Capitol St SE
Washington, DC 20003
Animal Outlook (formerly Compassion Over Killing) is proud to host the annual DC VegFest in the nation’s capital - the largest vegan gathering on the east coast! Each year tens of thousands attend DC VegFest, including vegetarians, vegans, and meat-eaters alike (all are welcome!).
DC VegFest is a free event and features over one hundred vendors, celeb speakers, cooking demos, a kids zone, and more! DC VegFest takes place at the intersection of N Street SE and First St. SE in Washington, DC. Get directions and public transit info.
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Reasons to Attend
- New venue: eco-friendly, state of the art ballpark with amazing amenities for you and your family
- FREE admission
- FREE food samples
- The first 1,000 attendees receive a FREE tote bag full of samples and coupons!
- More than 120 vendors
- Live music
- Cooking demonstrations
- Presentations from renowned authors and celebrities
- More than 15,000 attendees
- Kids’ activity area
- Leashed dogs are welcome! We have a Barking Lot so dogs can have shade and a drink
- Curious about veg-eating
- Shoppers interested in new companies and products
- Foodies who want to taste what’s fresh and new
- DC locals looking for a fun and free thing to do
- Health-conscious and fit
- Committed to helping animals and the environment
- Kids, parents, seniors, and students from across the DC Metro area and beyond!