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Updates on the vegan festival, details of great stalls and sponsors, special offers, programme, etc.

2021 Event

Sunday 11th April 2021 – Scottish Vegan Festival – Corn Exchange Edinburgh

If anyone is interested in holding a stall, giving at talk, a cooking demo, volunteering or helping us with promotion email, thanks!
Please spread the word, look forward to seeing you all in 2021.
Take care!

Scottish Vegan Festival 20th Oct 2019 Corn Exchange , Edinburgh

We are pleased to be returning with SCOTISH VEGAN FESTIVAL on the 20th October 2019 At Corn Exchange , Edinburgh 10am-5pm

Join us for a fantastic day with lots of hot food, cakes, cosmetics and more!
We’ll have some amazing speakers holding talks throughout the day which are free to attend for ticket holders. We will also have a puppet show throughout the day for the children .

Ticket sales on sale now or pay on the door, all money raised goes direct to helping the animals in our care…..



Book a stall

We are taking stall bookings for the festival on the 11th April 2021 at the Corn Exchange , Edinburgh . If you are would like to see a stall prospectus, just email Kerri at or Bethany at

Kerri Head of Events and Bethany Events manager

Vegan Events Team at Farplace

This is the vegan events team at Farplace Animal Rescue. Kerri and Bethany who are here to help you have an amazing experience at all our festivals and can be contacted at any time at , or tel 0191 263 4736

Talks and demos ( more to follow)

Welcome to our site. This is the website for the Scottish Vegan Festival coming to the Corn Exchange in Edinburgh on the 20th October 2019.


Talks and demos 0ct 2019 ( more to follow )

Room 1

12noon Alex Lockwood
Going Vegan, Staying Vegan – what the science and research say’s about how to stick with vegan lifestyles

1pm Go vegan Scotland
Vegan Advocacy Michele and Barbara will talk about vegan advocacy, the GVS approach, why advocacy is essential and what they’ve learned over two years of vegan information stalls.

2pm Sea shepherd UK
Sea Shepherd UK is a registered marine conservation charity whose mission is to end the destruction of habitat and slaughter of wildlife around the UK’s coastline and across the world’s oceans in order to conserve and protect ecosystems and species

3pm or 11am) Humane league (waiting for confirmation)
The talk will go through what they do as an organisation more broadly (history of The Humane League, theory of change, how they campaign, the team), key campaign successes to date, current campaigns, and how people can get involved (supporting our campaigns, becoming a volunteer etc.) and then some questions and answers .

Room 2

“No Cow Know How” milk demo (waiting for confirmation)

Main room!
For families we have a special guest Mr. Bundle the Entertainer coming to do his NEW show, King of the Veg which is a fun way to learn about healthy eating! There are shows taking place throughout the day, so you won’t miss out. There will also be Interactive Story – Telling sessions with Puppets and a coloring area throughout the day.