Veggie Fest Chicago is one of the largest food, lifestyle, and wellness festivals in the world.
If you’re a long-time fan or seeing us for the first time, here are some reasons why you don’t want to miss Veggie Fest 2020.
This video shows some of the ways you can enjoy Veggie Fest, and why you don’t want to miss it next year
This annual free event presents talks on health and disease prevention by renowned doctors and speakers. It offers food demos from celebrated chefs and live music from some of the best bands in Chicago. The international food court has been crowned by thousands of fans as cooking up some of the best vegan and vegetarian food on the planet. This summertime festival also promotes meditation, yoga, and family fun.
As the Host Sponsor for Veggie Fest, the Science of Spirituality International Meditation Center promotes the festival as a way to introduce the benefits of the vegetarian and vegan lifestyles to the Chicagoland community.
Ribbon-Cutting for Veggie Fest 2019!
Veggie Fest 2019 got started with a stellar ribbon-cutting from the music stage, presided over by Veggie Fest coordinator, Jonathan Kruger, who thanked our incredible partnerships throughout DuPage County starting with the Du Page County Forest Preserve.
Joining us from the stage were Chris Pecak (Mayor, Village of Lisle), Phil Suess (Mayor of Wheaton) Kevin Coyne (Naperville Councilman), Dan Hebreard (President of the Du Page County Forest Preserve), Margie Wilhelmi (Director of Marketing, Wheaton Park District), Nicki Anderson (President, Naperville Chamber of Commerce), Sara Sadat (Trustee of the Village of Lisle), Shefali Trivedi (Giving Du Page) and a warm shout-out to Miriam Blumenthal and her awesome team from the Du Page County Convention and Visitors Bureau.
Cutting the ribbon were Dr. Rimjhim Stephens Duggal—a Veggie Fest distinguished speaker and long-time fan—and Mayor Chris Pecak from the Village of Lisle.
Thank you Chicagoland, for your support, your amazing partnership, and all your good green vibes.
See you in 2020!