BLUEGRASS VEGFEST

KENTUCKY'S 2ND ANNUAL

TIM FAULKNER GALLERY

1512 PORTLAND AVE,

LOUISVILLE, KY, 40203

SATURDAY, AUGUST 26TH, 2017

11AM - 6PM

Bluegrass VegFest is a community event, focused on promoting the healthy, cruelty-free, plant-based lifestyle, and showcasing Kentucky’s multitude of vegan-friendly businesses.

All are welcome - the plant eaters, the animal lovers, those wanting a healthier lifestyle, and folks just looking for good food and fun! 

Join us for a day of food (so much food), drinks, guest speakers, panel discussions, raffle items, live art, and more.

This event is free to attend, with a suggested $5.00 donation. All profits collected from donations, raffle items, and merch will be given to local nonprofit organizations.


FOOD VENDORS

EXHIBITORS

NONPROFITS


SPONSORS

An extra special THANK YOU to our generous sponsors, for helping us make the 2nd annual Bluegrass VegFest bigger and better. 


VOLUNTEER

Would you like to volunteer at the 2017 Bluegrass VegFest? There is plenty of work to be done and we can use your help! If interested, just fill out the form below. We'll be in touch soon. 

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SIGN UP TO BE A VENDOR

We're still accepting applications for vendors, exhibitors, and nonprofits at the 2nd annual Bluegrass VegFest. To apply, download the PDF and contact chefkristina@vgrits.com. Thank you for your interest!  


LOCATION

 

THE VENUE: 

Bluegrass Vegfest will take place in the beautiful Tim Faulkner Gallery, a 26,000 square foot warehouse art gallery in the Portland neighborhood of Louisville. The house bar will be open, serving local and regional favorites including a wide variety of Kentucky bourbon. Most vendors will be indoors, with some food trucks and additional vendors outside (pending sunshine). 

DIRECTIONS & ARRIVING:

The TFG is located 2 blocks north of Main Street, nearest to 15th Street.

Please enter through the entrance on Lytle Street, for the opportunity to receive free gifts and information about Bluegrass VegFest. 

  • From Downtown: Driving west on Main Street, turn right at 15th Street. In 2 blocks 15th St. will curve to the left at Portland Avenue. The TFG will immediately be on your left. There is a parking lot across the street. 
  • From I64, 9th Street Exit: Take the first/immediate right onto Jefferson Street. Drive 6 blocks and turn right on 15th Street. In 4 blocks 15th St. will curve to the left at Portland Avenue. The TFG will immediately be on your left. There is a parking lot across the street.  
  • From I64, 22nd Street Exit: Proceed straight onto 22nd Street. In 4 blocks turn left onto Bank Street. Bank St will end at 15th St. Turn left.  In 2 blocks 15th St. will curve to the left at Portland Avenue. The TFG will immediately be on your left. There is a parking lot across the street. 

 

PARKING: 

We secured a very large (and free!) parking lot across from Tim Faulkner Gallery, directly across from the entrance to McQuixote coffee shop, on Portland Avenue at 15th Street. 


PHOTOS

Over 3,000 vegheads attended the 1st annual Bluegrass VegFest in 2016

Hence the Tim Faulkner Gallery - a much larger venue - for 2017!