April 1-30, 2018
Bull City Vegan Challenge
Various restaurants in Durham, NC
The Bull City Vegan Challenge is back! It runs this April in Durham, NC. Ten restaurants will offer special vegan items, and diners can vote on their favorites. TVS is a sponsor of this event.
Thursday, April 5, 2018 - 7:00 pm
Screening of "Eating You Alive" (non-TVS event)
Regal Cinemas Brier Creek 14
8611 Brier Creek Pkwy., Raleigh, North Carolina 27617
There is a screening across the United States on Thursday April 5, 2018 of the film "Eating You Alive" that considers scientific research and shows how simple dietary changes can help improve health. In addition to the screening that Triangle Vegfest and Vegans for Peace is hosting in Raleigh (see Facebook event), other NC locations include Cary, Greensboro, Wilmington, Charlotte, Salisbury, Asheville, and Greenville. Information on the screenings.
Saturday, April 21 - 3:00-5:00 pm
Kickoff of National Healing America Campaign
Durham Convention Center - Junior Ballroom
301 West Morgan Street, Durham, NC 27701
Nelson Campbell of Plant Pure Nation and his father, China Study author T. Colin Campbell, are organizing a national Healing America Campaign leading to a new film and mass education about the benefits of whole-food plant-based nutrition. They intend to kick off the national tour in Durham, NC. We're having an information meeting where Nelson will present his plans and some filming will begin that may be included in the movie. This event is free! See the poster, press release, and sharable social media image.
Saturday, May 19-Monday, May 21, 2018
5th Annual National Plant-based Prevention Of Disease (P-POD) conference (non-TVS event)
NC State University, Raleigh, NC
The 5th Annual National Plant-Based Prevention of Disease (P-POD) conference is being held in Raleigh. It is a collaboration of non-profit organizations, non-commercial, and provides continuing education credit for health professionals, while warmly welcoming the general public, as well. For more information about the conference and Early Bird registration, see the event website.
Saturday, June 2 - 6:30 pm
Potluck Dinner (vegan food only, please) (Potluck FAQ)
Jody and David's House
7337 Fontana Ridge Lane, Raleigh (see a map - note that Norman Ridge Lane is the street off of Leesville Road, and Fontana Ridge Lane is off of Norman Ridge Lane)
Join us for a vegan potluck!
Wednesday, July 4 - 6:00 pm
Fourth of July Potluck (vegan food only please) (Potluck FAQ)
Kat and Rua's house
104 Culcross Court, Cary (See a map. House is on the right with the Bright Green door.)
The Fourth of July Potluck will be at Kat and Rua's house in Cary. Vegan food only, please. We will meet beginning at 6:00 pm to socialize and have dinner at around 7:00 pm so people can make the fireworks at the State Fairground in Raleigh (15 mins from our house), Koka Booth Amphitheater fireworks (17 mins from our house), or the downtown Raleigh fireworks. There is a grill that has always been used for vegan food, so please feel free to bring something to be grilled if you like. If anyone has games they want to bring, feel free, maybe we can play some. Or if you have an instrument you play, you can bring it and we can play some music after dinner.