We search the web for the best vegan things to do in the city, so you don't have to. Here's this weekend's list.
Saturday, December 9
Come out and get all your cruelty-free holiday shopping done in one spot during this two-day (Saturday and Sunday) event. PETA's Kind Market will feature vegan home goods, beauty products, clothing, accessories, and more! Vendors include Bare Bones Body Care, The Social Type, Bead & Reel, Blue Elf Succulents, Vegan Club, and more. There will also be delicious vegan food, so come hungry. The event will take place at The PETA Empathy Center in Echo Park from 11 AM to 6 PM both Saturday and Sunday. Click here for more details.
Want to learn a new skill this weekend? Check out SunCafe's raw food, vegan cooking class, part of their weekly series happening each Saturday. This Saturday's theme is Creative Dehydration. Guests will learn to make Italian Spring Rolls, Banana Crepes, and Flax & Buckwheat Crackers. Classes are 90 minutes and cost $30 at the door. Click here to reserve your spot.
Steamed Organic Vegetarian Cuisine in Long Beach is hosting a holiday marketing from 1 PM to 6 PM. There will be vegan-friendly artists and vendors as well as food and drink specials. Click here for more information.
Sunday, December 10
The Gentle Barn hosts public tours every Sunday between 10am-2pm. You'll be able to hang out with the animals and see all the amazing work this nonprofit is doing. Bonus, Frankenstand is there every Sunday between 10 and 2 serving up delicious gourmet vegan franks. Tickets are $20/adult and $10/kid. Click here to purchase your tickets.
Come fill up on Southern Fried Vegan at Yorkshire Square Brewery and help raise money for Forte Animal Rescue. There will be an ugly sweater contest, trivia, and more! The Menu includes Firecrackers, Po Boyz, BBQ Bombers, Hush Dawgies, Waffle Fry Poutine, Mac N Cheeze, and more! Click here for more information.
Baba's Vegan Cafe is dedicated to serving healthy and accessible plant-based cuisine in South Los Angeles and hosts a weekly pop-up in Leimert Park. Stop by and enjoy some delicious vegan food and warm community. You can also order in advance for Sunday pick-up. Click here for more details.
Did we forget something? Let us know in the comments! And make sure to check out our events page for a complete calendar of vegan events in Los Angeles.
Feature photo credit: PETA