We search the web for the best vegan things to do in the city, so you don’t have to. Here’s what’s happening this weekend.
Friday, January 24
dineL.A. is in full swing! You have until January 31 to enjoy the exclusive (and seriously discounted) prie-fixe menus of vegan and vegan-friendly restaurants such as Mohawk Bend, Cafe Gratitude, Double Zero, Plant Food and Wine, and more. Check out the dineL.A. website for the full list of participating restaurants and menus.
Vegan Pop-Ups in Highland Park
Come for a cocktail at Block Party, stay for mouthwatering vegan street food vendors, and cap off the night with a midnight donut at Donut Friend. The party starts at 6pm and rages until 12am!
Saturday, January 25
Eclipse & Honeybee Burger Ice Cream Social
Eclipse, a new vegan ice cream company, is teaming up with Honeybee Burgers to give out free samples this Saturday. The event runs from 2:30-4pm, but arrive early before the sweet stuff runs out. Registration is free but required. RSVP on Eventbrite.
Cooking Class at SunCafe
Perfect the homemade vegan cheese plate by following along with Chef Ron Russell. This week’s menu includes Fermented, Firm Paprika Cheddar, Sun-dried Tomato Ricotta, feta, brie, and nacho cheeses.
Benevolence: Perceptivity 2020
Your ticket to this enlightening event will include an immersive experience of sacred music, readings from a visionary artist, Ecstatic Dance, vegan hors d'oeuvres, and live paintings. A spiritual awakening is virtually guaranteed.
Urban Foodie Experience
Stop by this family-friendly community festival to celebrate small businesses within the minority communities. While not completely vegan, you’ll find plenty to eat at the Plate of Hue and Krafted Culture Catering Booths.
Sunday, January 26
Friends of the Shop Bakesale at nowservingLA
This cookbook book shop and event space is hosting a bake sale to raise funds for the fire relief in Australia. Stop by and grab a vegan goody (or five)—it’s for a good cause! The sale runs from 11am-2pm or until sold out.
Vegan Clothing Swap
Private Los Angeles Residence
Bring the cruelty-free styles you’re so over with and refresh your wardrobe at this friendly vegan clothing swap. An RSVP and small donation are required to attend this communal event at a private residence. Light snacks and drinks will be served.
VegPop at State Brewing
Enjoy a laid back Sunday afternoon with friends, music, and vegan food at this dog-friendly bar. Vendors include Baked Vegan Sweets, Joe’s Vegan Shop, Veggietize Me, and more.
This weekly Sunday food and craft market is back after a short winter break. Look forward to your vegan favorites such as Cena Vegan, Madame Shugah, and the new and vegan-friendly Burmese Please.
Vegan Exchange LA
Vegan Exchange is Vegan Street Fair’s weekly vegan market. From 11am-5pm, stroll Bakman Ave in NOHO looking for your next food and Instagram story victim. This Sunday only, be sure to check out The Pizza Plant truck for free samples!