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Compassionfest 2016 Community, Equality & Kindness Unisex T-shirt/ Tank-top!

on Sun, 07/31/2016 - 23:34

 Did you forget to buy a Compassionfest 2016 Community, Equality & Kindness Unisex T-shirt or Tank-top? Only a few left. Get it on Etsy. Duck logo done by famous tattoo artist Beth Potter. https://www.etsy.com/shop/Compassionfest?ref=hdr_shop_menu

Event Parking.

on Sat, 07/23/2016 - 02:18

Compassionfest 2016 Speaker/ Workshop/ Music/ Movie Schedule.

on Mon, 07/11/2016 - 18:01

Schedule For Compassionfest 2016

Brennyn Molloy/ The House of Compassionate Gratitude 10:30am- 11:30am
Medium and Intuitive on “Self-Care and Self-Love”

Mary Lawrence 11:40- 12:40pm Vegan Chef and Executive Director of Ahimsa
Health and Harmony on “How to be a Healthy Vegan”

BREAK from 12:40-1:30pm

Jasmin Singer 1:30- 2:30pm Executive Director of the non-profit Our Hen House
and author of “Always Too Much and Never Enough”. On veganism, body image,
sexuality, and finding peace with yourself.

Nikki Katz 2:40- 3:40pm Journalist at The Illuminated Edge and economic activist
on “Food and Social Justice”

Vegan Movie "Vegan Everyday Stories" At Compassionfest 2016.

on Fri, 06/24/2016 - 21:53

 Pleased to announce Vegan Movie will be shown at Compassionfest 2016. Stay tuned for details. Vegan: Everyday Stories is a feature-length documentary that explores the lives of four remarkably different people who share a common thread - they're all vegan.

Voted in VEGNEWS and P.E.T.A as the Nation's Top 5 Food trucks in America!

on Fri, 05/20/2016 - 20:13


We are so ecstatic to announce our next cruelty-free food vendor and very first food mobile at Compassionfest 2016 Gmonkey Mobile. GMONKEY is CT's First all Vegan & Organic Food Truck. Named by VEGNEWS and P.E.T.A as the Nation's Top 5 Food trucks in America, Gmonkey is the mobile unit from Branford's Award-winning Vegan Restaurant named G-Zen. Gmonkey proudly serves 100% Vegan, Organic and Hand-made Plant-based cuisine. We source our own 100% organic ingredients from our very own farm called Shadlefarm in Durham and our truck runs on renewable veggie bio-diesel. Check out

Pleased To Announce Our Guest Speaker Jasmin Singer!

on Thu, 03/24/2016 - 19:49

So excited to announce that Jasmin Singer of Our Hen House will be joining us as a speaker for Compassionfest 2016! She will speak on the intersection of gay rights, feminism, and animal rights. Check out her bio below:
Jasmin Singer is the author of the memoir, Always Too Much and Never Enough (Penguin Random House Berkley; 2016), which documents her journey to find herself through juicing, veganism, and love, as she went from fat to thin and from feeding her emotions to feeding her soul. Jasmin was named a 2016 “40 Under 40” by The Advocate Magazine and a 2015 “Eco-Preneur” by Go Magazine.

Thank You Compassionfest Speakers!

on Tue, 03/22/2016 - 20:29

Our speaker schedule is FULL for Compassionfest. We have some very exciting and diverse speakers this year and will share them with you in the coming weeks! Stay tuned...

Thank you Lisa's Soaps "Naked And Natural" This Years Sponsor!

on Sat, 03/05/2016 - 23:51

So excited to announce our next vendor, Lisas soaps naked and natural LLC. We are so lucky to have her back as an vendor and sponsor for Compassionfest 2016. When you purchase a bar of Lisa’s soap you will immediately want to go back for more. Lisa’s Soaps are cruelty-free & vegan. A hot process soap made with hemp milk. Proudly not using any animal testing and stand by each one of our naturally scented products.

Thank You 21 Oak For Being Our Sponsor.

on Wed, 03/02/2016 - 00:13

Many thanks to 21 Oak for sponsoring Compassionfest 2016. Grateful for your support in making this year a success. Offering fresh and natural plant-based cuisine. preparing seasonal vegan meals using local ingredients. Proudly serving in Manchester, CT. 21 OAK's vision encompasses more than just nutritious and well balanced meals. Green and sustainable business practices are part of that vision. 21 OAK seek to not only promote sustainable farming practices, but sustainable living practices as well.

Welcome The Rock Garden!

on Thu, 02/18/2016 - 20:13

So pleased to announce Rock Garden LLC our 1st sponsor for Compassionfest 2016. We are so lucky to have them as a vendor & sponsor at this years event. The Rock Garden is a bead, rock & mineral, gift, a metaphysical, book & jewelry shop and so much more.

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