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Pleased To Introduce, Rudeyna!

on Mon, 03/23/2015 - 18:52

Pleased to announce our next musical guest, Rudeyna this band offers multi-dimensional musical adventures, an honest story, unabashed creative play, and the possibility of spontaneous drop-splits.
Dynamic performances, kaleidoscope harmonies, rhythmic non-conventions, lots of heart. "Mastermind the Bigger-ness in living." Its been said by a fan "You can hear the music not only with your ears but our hearts and souls."

So Lucky To Have Our Next Vendor, Lisa's Soap Naked & Natural LLC!

on Sat, 03/21/2015 - 01:59

So excited to announce our next vendor, Lisa's Soap Naked & Natural LLC. We are so lucky to have her at this event. When you purchase a bar of lisas 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.
For all you Mushroom fans you will be hooked on Chaga (made with mushroom tea oil).
Honored to showcase a brand new soap made only for this event made with hemp oil and dark patchouli essential oil.

Pleased To Introduce Our Next Vendor, Sperry Naturals!

on Thu, 03/19/2015 - 20:02

Pleased to introduce our next vendor Sperry Naturals. 100% vegan line, Sperry Naturals uses farm grown ingredients, our All Natural Skincare products are all sourced and produced in CT. Paraben Free, Detergent Free, and using only Natural Fragrances from Fragrance or Essential Oils & Hydrosols. Everything is so safe you could eat it (though its not recommended, just ask the dog). We believe All natural should be Affordable for everyone, which is why none of our products are over $15, even for the specialty creams and lotions. We do not use Animal Fats in our products, they are Vegan.

Please to announce, Vegfund!

on Thu, 03/19/2015 - 15:08

So pleased to announce, VegFund will now be taking part in Compassion Fest. Vegfund empowers vegan activists worldwide by funding and supporting outreach activities that inspire people to choose and maintain a vegan lifestyle.

Hundreds of thousands of VegFund sponsored vegan food samples, along with educational literature, have been distributed to the public. In the online video outreach programs, tens of millions of online viewers have seen vegan educational videos, with hundreds of viewers every day expressing their intent to go vegan.

Welcome Connecticut Votes For Animals!

on Wed, 03/18/2015 - 19:43

Welcome Connecticut Votes For Animals, we are so grateful to have them join this event.
The fate of Connecticut’s animals is being decided every day at the state legislature; CVA is working hard to ensure that animals – and those who care about them – get a say in the decisions that are made.
To bring about long-term, positive change for animals, we must persuade legislators of the importance of being pro-animal and also elect animal-friendly lawmakers. We can do so by exerting constituent pressure – that is, calling our representatives about important animal protection issues – and also voting

Honoured To Have Our Featured Speaker, Victoria Moran!

on Mon, 03/09/2015 - 17:46

FEATURED SPEAKER: Victoria Moran, author of Main Street Vegan and The Good Karma Diet

Victoria Moran reveals why making your food and lifestyle choices based on a reverence for all creatures and our planet is the best diet out there. Unlike most diet plans on the market, which focus on fat or nonfat, carb or low-carb, The Good Karma Diet reveals that the secret to looking and feeling great is actually quite simple: Treat our planet and all its inhabitants well. In this revolutionary book, bestselling author of Main Street Vegan Victoria Moran goes beyond restrictive diet plans and

Pleased To Introduce, Mark Braunstein!

on Tue, 03/03/2015 - 20:51

Mark Mathew Braunstein, a high raw vegan since 1970, is the author of Microgreen Garden, of Sprout Garden, and of Radical Vegetarianism, the first book of our generation to advocate veganism. His articles about veganism have appeared in Natural Health, Vegetarian Times, Vegetarian VoiceHealing Our World, and elsewhere. Many of his magazine articles can be found at: www.MarkBraunstein.Org

Pleased To Announce Our Next Musical Guest, Idiosynchronicity!

on Sun, 03/01/2015 - 19:37

From the sonic depths of the Earth and far beyond, Idiosynchronicity conjures sounds both soothing and aggressive to get you moving, feeling, and just get you. Prepare yourself for an experience of electronic music created with all the good intentions of the natural world to release a tribal-like healing state in which chakras vibrate, sweat pours, and the beat only stops when we're all exhausted. Surrounded by black lights and covered in psychedelic neon shamanic paint sometimes donning masks representing animal spirits, let's take music to new places together.

A vegan producer and

Pleased To Introduce, Zoo Front!

on Tue, 02/24/2015 - 15:20

Zoo Front has been part of the CT music scene since 1991. Currently a trio, their original music is a mix of quirky little pop songs and playful rock. If it doesn't make you think, it'll make you dance - or both!

Welcome Miette! Ethereal Folk Music.

on Sat, 02/21/2015 - 17:35

Pleased to introduce Miette! Miette is a vegan singer/songwriter from Long Island, and has resided in CT for the past few years. Her unique style of music, self-coined as "ethereal folk", has a very cinematic quality which been compared to artists such as Tori Amos, Emiliana Torrini, and Regina Spektor. Her self-produced album, "Something Tidal" was first released in 2012, and features a more traditional folk sound.