Tag: food

Rochester VegFest 2017!

Wow!  Roc VegFest rocked! Saturday, September 16th was a beautiful, hot day and we estimate over 1,000 people came out for Rochester’s first annual VegFest at Martin Luther King Jr. park downtown. There were 43 vendors, nine speakers, and we…

9/15 Dinner and a Movie: Speciesism

Come on out for a great event the evening before the VegFest! Red Fern restaurant’s Buddha Bowl & Happy Cakes dessert Speciesism, the Movie the director Mark Devries will give a talk afterwards When: Friday, September 15, 2017, 5 pm…

Recaps: Cubes of Truth 8/26 & 27

ARRoc’s Cube of Truth hits the road! On 8/26 they were in Buffalo for the Elmwood Avenue Art Fest.  Thank you to Christine, Graham, Leanne, Mary, Maxine, and Rene for coming out to stand up for animals.  Thanks to Maxine…

Recap: The Red Fern Benefit Dinner 7/17

Thank you to all who came out to The Red Fern on Monday for a benefit dinner for ARRoc, to fund a new vegan billboard or other ongoing media outreach.  Thank you to Andrea of The Red Fern, who opened…

Dinner at Hettie’s 8/3

Heather has agreed to cook a special dinner on Thursday, August 3rd at 6 pm.  Hettie’s Delites Cafe, 1 Public Market, Rochester, New York 14609 (near the Union Street entrance). Menu to be announced, but at dinners past she has…

Red Fern Benefit Dinner

The Red Fern is holding a Benefit Dinner for ARRoc’s next vegan billboard on Monday, July 17th.  It will be a regular menu, and is part of the special Monday-night 21-Days of Love celebration series there.  All are welcome. Thanks…

Recap: Brighton Energy Fair

Thank you to Mary for joining me at the ARRoc table for the four-hour Brighton Energy Fair on Sunday, June 18th.  I held down the fort while Mary leafletted and visited all the vendors and other organizations, doing vegan outreach…

Rib Fest Protests 5/26 & 5/29

Join us in protesting Rochester’s worst festival, the four-day Roc City Rib Fest, a celebration wholly dedicated to the consumption of the bodies of innocent victims of horrific violence. We’ll be at Barnard Fireman’s Field, 360 Maiden Lane, Greece NY…

Bus Trip to Farm Sanctuary

Spend the day with friends and animal ambassadors! ARRoc is sponsoring a bus trip to Farm Sanctuary in Watkins Glen on Saturday, May 27th from 9:30 am to 5:00 pm. Tickets are $50 and include bus transportation from Pittsford Park…

Recap: Cube of Truth 4/15

Thank you to those who came out for the Cube of Truth this morning: Mary, Robyn, Stephanie, Theresa, and Varun.  The weather was great until suddenly it wasn’t, but we had almost two hours to show people where meat, dairy,…