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Friday, May 29 • 1:00pm - 7:00pm
Vida Vegan Con's Opening Day Vegan Bazaar

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The Vida Vegan Bazaar is Day One of Vida Vegan Con III & Open to the Public!

The opening day of Vida Vegan Con III is a vegan festival! Visit with all our vendors and enjoy food trucks, cocktails, live demos, special talks from our speakers, heaps of vegan food, and hourly raffles. 

DIY Kombucha + Homebrewing Demo, Bianca Phillips
Special Talk, Terry Hope Romero
Special TalkGene Bauer
Vegan Family & Parenting Panel Joanna Vaught, moderator, Bryant Terry, Monique Koch, Sayward Rebhal, Brian "Sexy Vegan" Patton
Decadent Chocolate Demo, Fran "Queen of Vegan Desserts" Costigan
"How We Made Austin Awesome", aka Austin Community Panel Stephanie "Lazy Smurf" Bogdanich, moderator, Jessica Morris, Kristen Davenport, Molly Frisinger

Learn more at: http://vidavegancon.com/vida-vegan-bazaar/

 


Moderators
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Vida Vegan Con

Vida Vegan is a vegan media and lifestyle community, bringing together bloggers, social media users, video hosts, authors, and business owners.   Our best-known event, Vida Vegan Con, is a biennial action-packed weekend-long gathering in which we educate, explore, and inspire one another, through classes, presentations, workshops, and networking in a professional conference setting. By becoming better communicators, online, in print, on... Read More →

Speakers
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Gene Baur

Founder, Farm Sanctuary
Co-founder and president, Farm Sanctuary Gene Baur has been hailed as “the conscience of the food movement” by TIME magazine. For 25 years he has traveled extensively, campaigning to raise awareness about the abuses of industrialized factory farming and our cheap food system. In 2008, Gene’s book, Farm Sanctuary: Changing Hearts and Minds About Animals and Food, became a national best seller. Today, he serves as President of... Read More →
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Fran Costigan

Queen of Vegan Desserts
Pastry chef, culinary instructor, and author Fran is internationally renowned as the  authority on modern vegan desserts. Her sweet treats prove that memorable desserts can be created without dairy, eggs, or white sugar. Fran’s popular classes include the Vegan Baking Boot Camp. Vegan Chocolate, Fran’s latest book honors her favorite bean.
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Kristen Davenport

Owner/Chef, Capital City Bakery
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Molly Frisinger

Taco Scientist, Texas VegFest
I am a cofounder of Texas VegFest in Austin. I am also part of an elite team of Taco Scientists, protecting the world one taco at a time. In the distant past, I blogged at www.lonestarplate.com about all things vegan Texas.
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Monique Koch

Monique is a vegan coach, mother, writer, and YouTuber who loves showing families how to start a simple, delicious and long-term vegan life together.
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Jessica Morris

Rabbit Food Grocery, The Taco Cleanse, Maximum Salad
Hi! | I'm a co-owner of Rabbit Food Grocery, Austin's only 100% vegan shop. Please stop by anytime, we're open everyday! | I also co-authored the upcoming cookbook, The Taco Cleanse - The Tortilla Based Diet Proven to Change Your Life (coming in September). | If that's not enough, I am also 1/2 of the world famous YouTube sensation, Maximum Salad. | (Plus I do hair at an awesome Aveda salon downtown, if you're in the market for some... Read More →
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Brian Patton

Brian is a vegan chef, cookbook author, blogger, YouTube personality, and podcast host known as The Sexy Vegan. He started posting instructional cooking videos on YouTube as his witty, ukulele-playing alter-ego and quickly gained a large following. Brian has since released the cookbooks: The Sexy Vegan Cookbook: Extraordinary Food from an Ordinary Dude and The Sexy Vegan's Happy Hour at Home, with more on the way. You can find him splattering his... Read More →
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Bianca Phillips

Bianca blogs daily at Vegan Crunk, where she posts photos of everyday eats, recipes, reviews, and the occasional adorable squirrel picture. She is also the author of Cookin' Crunk: Eatin' Vegan in the Dirty South, a soulful collection of down-home, veganized comfort food recipes. She lives in Memphis with her partner Paul, two mutts, six cats, and a rescued squirrel named Herman. By day, she edits (and reports for) an alt-weekly newspaper... Read More →
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Sayward Rebhal

Sayward is a writer, a mother, a mover, and a maker. After a 5-year stint in Portland Oregon, she hightailed it back to southern California, where she worships the sun on a daily basis. Sayward is currently working towards a Master’s degree in Ecology and Evolution, and is certified as a Vegan Lifestyle Coach. She is the author of Vegan Pregnancy Survival Guide (Herbivore, 2011) and blogs at Bonzai Aphrodite.
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Chris Rios

Chef/Owner, The Vegan Nom
Chef/owner of The Vegan Nom
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Terry Romero

Author and co-author of bestselling vegan cookbooks Veganomicon: The Ultimate Vegan Cookbook, Vegan Cupcakes Take Over the World, Vegan Cookies Invade Your Cookie Jar, and Viva Vegan!: Authentic Vegan Latina American Recipes, Terry has also presented informative and lively cooking demonstration and talks to hungry crowds at food festivals and conferences the world over, ranging from Paris to New York City, Boston, Toronto, and many more. Terry... Read More →
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Joanna Vaught

The best.



Friday May 29, 2015 1:00pm - 7:00pm
The Marchesa Hall & Theatre 6406 N I H 35 # 3100

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