World Vegan Day promotes awareness of the ethical, compassionate, health and environmental benefits of a vegan diet and lifestyle. It showcases a diversity of worldwide vegan food, cosmetics, clothing, footwear, belts, bags, accessories, pet food and a huge range of other vegan goods and services.
There will be talks covering issues such as the ethics of our food choices, animal treatment and exploitation, health, the environmental impact of animal industries, vegan fitness and the economic issues regarding human food choices. Food demonstrations show how vegans can prepare breakfast, lunch, dinner, snacks, including everything from health food and raw food to comfort food and deserts.
Live bands and musicians will be performing, along with demonstrations from athletes in the fitness zone. There will also be fashion parades, speed dating, an arts area, an education zone, a Vegan Paleo area, a VegVic educational area, an Indigenous Zone and a kids area.