Pittsburgh Vegan Expo – Holiday Festival
Our city’s ORIGINAL Vegan Festival/Expo series, created in the 90’s by Amy “Amethyst” Cottrill
Enjoy a mix of Fall and Winter holidays:
-Annual Vegan Trick or Treat for kids
-Annual Vegan Gingerbread House Competition
-Holiday Gift Shopping Market
-International Sacred Dance Show
-Vegan Hot Chocolate with Whipped Cream and Marshmallows
-Holiday Foods and Desserts
VENDORS (all vegan items):
-Hot Chocolate & other non-alcoholic drinks
-Bath and Bodycare
-Ethically mined gemstones
And so much more!
ANIMAL SANCTUARY BOOTHS:
Sanctuaries and organizations – learn how you can help save, protect and/or adopt animals!
HEALING ARTS & WELLNESS:
Massage, gemstone healing, Energy Work, Reflexology, Readings and more!
INTERNATIONAL SACRED DANCE SHOW:
(Dances with themes of Spirituality; Goddesses; Elements of Earth, Air, Fire and Water)
-BELLYDANCE by ElectroBelly Dance Troupe
-INDIAN DANCE by Courtyard Dancers
-BAVARIAN & AUSTRIAN DANCING & SINGING by G.T.E.V. D’Lustigen Isartaler (Gebirgs Trachen Erhaltungs Verein)
-ARGENTINE TANGO (tentative/TBA)
TWO BEATBOX CHAMPIONS:
-Villain (4X North American Beatbox Champion)
STAND UP COMEDY:
-Humane Action Pittsburgh (Natalie Ahwesh and Brian Bonsteel)
-Christian Animal Rights Association (Matthew A King)
-Buddhist Perspective & Veganism (Luisa Nayhouse)
Event will be updated with more details, so check back!
Free for kids 17 and under