Inaugural Veg Dining in the Nation’s Capital

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Whether you have the day off for the Presidential Inauguration, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, or are traveling to the nation’s capital to attend the Inauguration, Monday, January 21 will be a great day to enjoy delicious veg food in Washington, DC. Many restaurants will have special hours to accommodate the crowds and some are even offering special menus:

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Everlasting Life Cafe

WHAT: Delicious all vegan cafe offering soul food, raw foods, and a juice bar. 

WHERE: 2928
Georgia Ave. NW, Washington, DC 20001

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5 Cities that Celebrate Meatless Mondays (And How You Can Too)

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blog_meatlessmonday-315x243.jpgIn the United States, there’s no question that consumers are getting it. Trends show that overall, Americans are eating less meat, and that’s good news for the animals, the environment and our health!

The Meatless Monday campaign has contributed significantly to helping people reduce their meat consumption as well as discover delicious meat-free meals to enjoy all week long.

And it’s not just consumers who are signing up for Meatless Mondays. Across the board, schools, hospitals, workplaces, celebrities—and even entire cities, are joining the movement!

Here’s how five US cities have embraced Meatless Mondays and are encouraging residents to participate:

Bake it Away, with the New Sticky Fingers Cookbook

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StickySweets-163x212.jpgPreheat your ovens, people: Doron Petersan, two-time winner of Cupcake Wars and mastermind behind DC’s favorite vegan eatery, Sticky Fingers Sweets & Eats, has answered your vegan prayers: 100 of her most coveted “super-secret” recipes are now in print!

And with the WorldWide Vegan Bakesale coming up, you’ve
got all the excuses you need to bake your heart out for animals. So grab a copy of Sticky Fingers’ Sweets today and start whipping up some treats everyone can enjoy.

Veg Spotlight: DC Meat-Free Week 2012!

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b-b-sliders-wcp-275x238.jpgDid you know that the nation’s capital was recently named “Top Vegetarian City” by Living Social? 

To the average visitor, Washington D.C. may seem like a city filled to the brim with political figureheads, federal monuments, and way too many tourists milling about and snapping family photos in front of the White House. But once you get past the politics and historical landmarks, you’ll discover that the nation’s capital is a fully-loaded vegan haven pleasing the palates of compassionate diners from both inside and outside the beltway.

Vegucated Premiere in DC: Win Two Free Tickets!

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vegucated_1-190x281.jpgWe have 2 FREE tickets to the DC premiere of the award-winning documentary, Vegucated, to bestow upon one very deserving, yet randomly chosen, individual! See below for details on how to enter our Get Vegucated content.

If somehow, you haven’t heard about Vegucated until now, here’s the premise of the film, which will be premiering next Wednesday, November 9th at Landmark’s E Street Cinema