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The Second Annual Northeast Florida Veg Fest
The Second Annual Northeast Florida Veg Fest

JACKSONVILLE, Fla --  The Girls Gone Green will present the Second Annual Northeast Florida Veg Fest hosted by Northeast Florida Vegetarian Society on Saturday, November 5, 2011 at the beautiful Riverside Park located next to Historic Five Points from 10:00AM to 5:00PM.

The day-long event will feature various healthy and sustainable foods available locally year-round. The best of organic, green, animal-friendly and wellness businesses along with non-profits will come together to celebrate this planet and all of its inhabitants. We invite everyone interested in becoming leaner, greener, or cleaner to join us for a day of family fun and positive action.

A special movie screening of the award-winning documentary PLANEAT will be shown at 5PM in the Historic 5-Points Theatre.  Buy advanced tickets here and receive a special discount when you purchase 3 or more.  We will award raffle prizes at the after-party hosted by Hovan Mediterranean Restaurant starting at 7pm serving free, delicious appetizers.

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Highlights of the Event:

Cooking demonstrations
Movie screenings
Live music
Kid activities from YogaKids
Free giveaways
Great Prizes
Celebrity vegan cupcake eating contest
Artwork presented by Arbus and Art in Strange Places
Kids production presented by Artoga
Improv Comedy presented by Improv Effect

Speakers include:
John Repole
Lee Sacket
Elizabeth Decoux
Dr. Andrew Kirschner
Jane Akre

Bands include:
The John Earle Band
Tropic of Cancer
Fainted Paces

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