Not into meat? Then maybe you’ll be excited about a vegan food festival.  The second annual Hudson Valley Vegan Food Festival is coming to Newburgh on Saturday, August 12.  Held in the football field of Delano-Hitch Park, the event runs from 1pm to 7pm.   Organizers of the event, Trusic Music, says, “the goal is to promote health awareness, nutrition, and overall wellness all thorough various eco-friendly vegan options-while having fun. “

Just like the name says, vegan food festival, the event will highlight over 20 vegan or vegetarian restaurants and venders from different parts of the Hudson Valley.  The festival is more than just food, there will have live music all day long, plus yoga workshops.  Add in street venders, things from art, jewelry, clothing and even wellness and nutrition products.  They haven’t forgotten about the kids.  Veggie-themed games, plus activities in the kids’ fitness corner.

Admission for the day’s events is only five dollars and children under the age of 12 are free.

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