Save Charlotte County Veg Fest 2021! pin. Save LEARN HOW TO GROW YOUR OWN FOOD to your collection. Our magic algorithm thinks you'll like these options. Share Charlotte County Veg Fest 2021! Rob also brought his mother, Helen Eddy, most definitely not a vegetarian. clock. Attendees, who paid $6 if they brought a dish and $16 if they did not, included people who don't eat meat or dairy for moral reasons, newer converts who cite health reasons and first-time tag-alongs like Val Houston, a 70-year-old St. Petersburg omnivore who came with her vegan friends. Across Tampa on Thursday, residents were also preparing to celebrate the day in their own way. Both vegetarians, they said they looked forward to the event every year since they started attending in 2009. Three teens arrested after deputies stop stolen car in St. Petersburg. said Carol, 57. "The turkeys, if they could speak to you, they'd thank you," event co-organizer Joan Zacharias told the crowd before food was served. Save Holiday Market at Pickford's Sundries to your collection. Share Florida Vegan Gourmet Food Festival 2021 with your friends. "I found candied sweet potatoes," she said, not smiling as the couple laughed. They turned to see how she was doing with her plate, piled high with side dishes. 11813 N Armenia Ave, Tampa, FL 33612. "This is an adventure," said Houston, who typically eats turkey and all the trimmings at Thanksgiving. Share The Goddess Rising Mini Retreat (3 Part Series) with your friends. Share Whole Food Plant Based Potluck and Presentation with your friends. ... Share VEGAN THANKSGIVING BUFFET with your friends. Add Swiss, Cheddar, Mozzarella, Vegan “Cheese”: $1.00 extra (Substitute Millet & Flax Bun … Save Jingle & Mingle Holiday Soiree (VIP Experience & Dinner Event) to your collection. Save VEGAN THANKSGIVING BUFFET to your collection. The meal is worth the drive for Dawn, a five-year vegan who switched over initially for health reasons and then became convinced the meat industry is a cruel one. Whether you're a local, new in town, or just passing through, you'll be sure to find something on Eventbrite that piques your interest. By contrast, the seventh annual ThanksVegan dinner at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Tampa, which the St. Petersburg couple attended with several hundred other people, was a far more gentle affair. Vegan chocolate peanut butter fudge and pecan pie. "That's something I know. Vegans can spend much of their holiday season figuring out how to deal with meals centered around meat, cheesy casseroles and desserts prepared with real butter. Share Ocala Veg Fest 2021! Tampa Burgers Served on Organic Whole Grain or Brioche Bun with choice of Potato Salad, Macaroni Salad, Coleslaw, Blue Corn Chips*, or Carrots* & Celery* Sticks. Dawn and Daniel Taylor drove from their home in Citrus County, where they say most of their friends would expect meat with their Thanksgiving dinner. VEGAN THANKSGIVING BUFFET. Russet potatoes with soy milk and vegan butter. But Robert III wasn't their only first-time guest. Thai papaya salad. | 2nd Annual, Jingle & Mingle Holiday Soiree (VIP Experience & Dinner Event). Share Jingle & Mingle Holiday Soiree (VIP Experience & Dinner Event) with your friends. Save MadSoul "Drive-In" Concert Featuring LION BABE to your collection. Save Ocala Veg Fest 2021! Save Whole Food Plant Based Potluck and Presentation to your collection. ", But Thanksgiving is more than juicy turkey, even for the meat lovers in the family. "It looked like a slaughterhouse," Don said with a chuckle as he described the kitchen of a meat-loving friend whose home they used to visit for Thanksgiving. Of course. 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