Events

Unforgettable Cheesy Dates

If you’re unsure where to take your first cheesy date, why not take them on one of ours? Check out these amazing GO VEGGIE events!

The International Pizza Expo

The International Pizza Expo

Date: March 7-10, 2016
Location: Las Vegas Convention Center; Las Vegas, NV

With nearly 500 exhibiting companies on the show floor, Pizza Expo is the place for independent and chain pizzeria owners and managers to one-stop shop for nearly any needed product or service — and see what’s new in the industry. Attendees can expand their knowledge on topics relevant to business success during Expo’s more than 90 seminars, workshops and baking demonstrations. They also can participate in pizza skills competitions and go to special events such as the Beer & Bull networking session and the Pizza Expo Block Party.


Natural Products Expo West

Natural Products Expo West

Date: March 11-13, 2016
Location: Anaheim Convention Center, Anaheim CA

Natural Products Expo West continues to be the leading trade show in the natural, organic and healthy products industry, attracting over 70,000 industry professionals and 3,000 exhibits to the Anaheim Convention Center. Rated as one of the top 200 trade shows in the US by Tradeshow Week, Natural Products Expo West continues to help attendees reach their business goals.


Seattle Vegfest

Seattle Vegfest

Date: April 9-10, 2016
Location: Seattle Center Exhibition Hall

Seattle Vegfest welcomes everyone, whether you are an experienced vegetarian, a beginner, or just curious. They invite you to discover the advantages and experience the pleasures of vegetarian food. While exploring new ways of eating, we encourage you to proceed at your own pace and enjoy the experience.


Retail Dietitian Symposium

Retail Dietitian Symposium

Date: May 23-24, 2016
Location: Fairmont Hotel; Chicago IL

With a commitment to continuing education credits and exceptional networking among peers and healthy solutions providers, Progressive Grocer will welcome qualified retail dietitians to the fourth annual Retail Dietitian Symposium, May 23-24, 2016, at the Fairmont Hotel in Chicago. Continuing its tradition of hosting a dietitian event developed for retail dietitians and by retail dietitians, the Retail Dietitian Symposium is one and a half days of valuable content, interaction with solution providers and invaluable peer networking.


The National Restaurant Association (NRA)

The National Restaurant Association (NRA)

Date: May 21-24, 2016
Location: McCormick Place; Chicago, IL

The National Restaurant Association (NRA) is the largest foodservice trade association in the world*—supporting over 500,000 restaurant businesses. In partnership with our state restaurant associations, we work every day to empower all restaurant owners and operators to achieve more than they thought possible.


Lowell Summer Music Series

Lowell Summer Music Series

Event Dates:
6/23 Indigo Girls
7/15 Brett Dennen
8/12 Lone Bellow
8/20 Peter Wolf
9/3 B-52's
Event Location: 40 French Street, Lowell, MA 01852


Gluten Free/ Allergy Free Expo

Gluten Free/ Allergy Free Expo

Date: July 23-24, 2016
Location: DCU Center

The Gluten Free & Allergen Friendly Expo is dedicated to meeting the needs of the celiac community, those with gluten and food sensitivities, auto-immune/inflammatory diseases, and autism. The public is helped through vendor expositions, educational sessions, and online resources. The manufacturers are serviced through vendor expositions, marketing programs, and consultative services.


Gluten Free/ Allergy Free Expo

Gluten Free/ Allergy Free Expo

Date: September 11-12, 2016
Location: Dallas Market North Hall

The GFAF Expos are the largest and fastest growing special diet consumer events in the US. Started in 2007, the events are professionally managed and have expanded from one to seven cities throughout the United States. In addition to meeting the needs of the Celiac community, the Expo welcomes those with gluten sensitivities, auto-immune/inflammatory diseases and autism.


DC Vegfest

DC Vegfest

Date: September 24, 2016
Location: Outdoors at Yard Park in the Capital Riverfront neighborhood

Compassion Over Killing is proud to host the annual DC VegFest in the nation’s capital. This FREE festival highlights the many benefits and joys of choosing plant-based foods. Join the fun!


Portland Gluten-Free Food Allergy Fest

Portland Gluten-Free Food Allergy Fest

Event Date: October 1-2, 2016
Location: Portland Expo Center

The Gluten Free Food Allergy Fest is the largest expo of it’s kind in the Portland area. Whether you’re thinking about going gluten free or you’re a gluten free pro looking for new products and ideas, the Gluten Free Food Allergy Fest has something for everyone. With close to 75 exhibitors, you’re sure to find tons of tasty food to sample that will satisfy any appetite. PLUS, you admission also gets you into any of the seminars and cooking demonstrations going on all day!!


Women’s Empower Expo

Women’s Empower Expo

When: Saturday, October 15, 2016
Location: Broward Convention Center

The Women Empower Expo [WEX] is a national conference that excels at bringing influencers, entrepreneurs, services and organizations together in key cities across the United States with an ongoing mission to create life-changing events where women can come together to lift each other up to their highest potential of self.


PMA Fresh Summit Convention

PMA Fresh Summit Convention

Date: October 14-16, 2016
Location: Orlando, FL

With 20,000 attendees and 900 exhibitors from over 60 countries, Fresh Summit is where contacts are formed, trends are revealed, ideas are exchanged and careers are made.  What really makes Fresh Summit a one-of-a kind opportunity to grow your global network? One word: Connections – to ideas, innovation, consumer trends and each other.