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.
Friday, June 1
S+M Vegan and Sgaia Vegan Meats are partnering up to bring you an Italian vegan feast. The menu includes Antipasti, Involtini di Melanzane, Fettuccine alla Carbonara, and Tiramisu. Tickets are $45/person and can be purchased here.
Head down to Cosmic Brewery for some vegan-friendly craft beer, vegan Mexican food, and vegan chili cheese dogs!
Happening every Friday through Sunday from 6 to 10pm, this all-vegan pop-up boasts all your comfort food favorites.
Saturday, June 2
Chef Denise Vallejo of Alchemy Organica brings you a delicious Mexican vegan meal at Feastly. The menu includes Empanada de Hongo, Menudo, Ensalada de Espinacas, Chile Relleno, and Sabores de Maiz. Tickets are $60/person and can be purchased here.
Head to Tanaka Farms for a day of family-friendly fun. There will be food trucks, cooking demos, shopping, kids activities, music, and more!
Long Beach, CA
If you've ever wanted to learn how to make your own vegan cheese, this is your opportunity! Jessica Ponce of Pure Salivation will be teaching the class at California Drifters. Tickets are $50/person and can be purchased here.
Want to learn a new skill this weekend? Check out SunCafe's raw food vegan cooking class, part of their weekly series happening every Saturday. This Saturday, guests will learn to make feta vegan cheese recipes including Qunioa "Couscous" Fetal Stuffed Tomatoes, Endive Salad with Oranges, Pasta Ronaldo, Feta Appetizer, and Greek Salad. Classes are 90 minutes and cost $30 at the door. Click here to reserve your spot.
Sunday, June 3
Santa Ana, CA
SoCal's newest vegan pop-up is happening 12-4pm and will be serving up tacos, tamales and more.
Come one, Come all! 🎉 To OC's Taco Extravaganza 🌮🌮🌮 We have your favorites available this Sunday from Asada to Al Pastor to Cauliflower 🤤 Bring yo kids, bring yo wife and Come hang with us 🤙🏼 (Pictured Above: Chorizo Two Taco Plate 😍) #veganbyelzamorano #tacoplate #veganmexicanfood #tacos #vegan #veganfoodshare #veganeats #santaana #ocveganspots #thirstythursday #santaana #oc #orangecounty #ocpopup #veganfood #veganfoodporn #Anaheim #gardengrove #dtsa #veganrecipe #vegout #vegfest
Santa Clarita, CA
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.
Did we forget something? Let us know in the comments below! And make sure to check out our events page for a complete calendar of vegan events in Los Angeles.
Feature photo credit (from left to right): S+M Vegan/Sgaia Vegan Meats, The Gentle Barn, Alchemy Organica