Tag: pigs

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: Stand up for Pigs and Potluck for Albert

On April 8th, fourteen of us stood up for our friends for 90 minutes at the corner of East & Winton.  The weather was great and many participants commented on the large number of friendly beeps and waves we got.…

Monroe County Votes for Animals

If you care about animals and are eligible to vote in Monroe County, NY, please consider joining this local voting bloc for animal-friendly legislation. It’s a direct relationship – the more people who join the bloc, the more influence we…

Potluck for Albert

Location has changed.  Please see below. Share a peaceful vegan meal in honor of Albert, our friend who lives in New Jersey. It will be from 1:15 – 4pm Saturday, April 8th at the Rochester Academy of Medicine, 1441 East…

Stand Up for Pigs

Location has changed.  Please see below. Stand up for your friends Saturday April 8th from 11:30 am to 1 pm at the corner of East Ave & Winton Rd. Signs will be provided or you can bring your own (but…

Recap: Cube of Truth 2/18

Thanks to those who came out for our Cube of Truth Saturday February 18th.  We couldn’t have asked for better weather.  We stood for almost three hours at the Public Market to let people know the truth about animal farming. …

Recap: Funeral for a Young Pig

Thank you to those who came out for this funeral at the Public Market, where living and dead animals are sold weekly. We memorialized one of the pigs whose heads were for sale there.  We named her Violet. Thanks to…

Funeral for a Young Pig 1/28

ARRoc is planning a direct action event at the Public Market at 9 am on Jan 28, in conjunction with other organizations holding similar events in other cities.  It will be a funeral for a young pig killed in the…

Stand Up for Farmed Animals 10/2

Be an “upstander” with ARAUNY. Let’s stand up for our friends on Sunday, October 2nd, from 1:00 to 2:30 pm in front of the East Avenue Wegmans in Rochester. We will stand on the public sidewalk at the southwest corner…