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11:00 AM: Herb Walk with Docta Yew


Take a stroll through Historical Anacostia with Docta Yew as he guides you to wild herbs that grow right in our backyards. Learn how beneficial herbs are to maintaining good health and wellness. $10 to particpate. 30 slots available. Must purchase a ticket to The Vegan Cookout to particpate in these activities.




12:00 PM: Vegan Cookout Buffet Line Opens


Grab you a plate or two or three of some plant-based goodness! DAM Good Vegan will be featuring classic cookout fare but VEGANIZED! There will be everything there from black bean burgers, carrot dogs, BBQ pulled jackfruit sliders, potato salad, pasta salad, mac & cheese, baked beans, collard greens, as well as tons of watermelon, fresh veggies, a fresh juice bar for juice and herb infused tea sampling, fruit infused waters, a vegan s'mores bar, plus more! Plates Included with Purchased Ticket.




10:00 AM: Juice Bar Samples with DAM Good Vegan


The DAM Good Vegan Mobile Juice Bar will open for samples! They will be featuring fresh cold-pressed juice made with local and seasonal produce. We will also be featuring herb infused teas by Docta Yew of Yew360.com! Stop by before the Herb Walk for some refreshing juice & tea samples. Invigorate your body with fresh green & fruit juices and herbal teas to get you going. Free Juice Samples. Must purchase a ticket to The Vegan Cookout to particpate in these activities.




1:00 PM: "Carrot Corner" Youth Activity Area Opens


From 1:00PM to 3:00 PM, bring your young ones by for storytelling time. We will be featuring local black authors that are changing the world with their children's books featuring young black kings and queens. Representation matters! FREE to participate. Must purchase a ticket to The Vegan Cookout to particpate in these activities.




10:00 AM: Activity Center Opens


The Collective Health Initiative (CHI) is a group of local community healers working together to bring you healing in a holistic and natural way. The CHI is your "wholistic HMO". They provide a wide array of physical and metaphysical services to help assist your healing and journey to improved health and wellness. Each member of the CHI will be displaying their holistic products and open to sharing their services with you during the cookout. Service & Actvities must be be booked prior to the cookout. Must purchase a ticket to The Vegan Cookout to particpate in these activities.




All Day Events


Giveaways Playgrounds Good eating! Dancing to the music Laying in the grass and soaking up the sun rays! Bring a blanket!




Giveaways All Day!


When you check-in at the registration table, you will receive a raffle ticket. Hold on to it tight! We'll be doing a giveaway throughout the day, so don't miss your chance to win some amazing health and wellness product, services, and promotional gifts from our amazing sponsors! Must purchase a ticket to The Vegan Cookout to particpate in these activities.




2:00 PM: Hula Hoop Workshop


Hula hoop workshop for beginners. Whether for fun or fitness, pick up a hoop and give it a spin. This fun interactive workshop fueled by an amazing Afrobeats soundtrack will have you moving and grooving using the hula hoop. All ages are welcomed. Hoops will be provided. $5 for everyone, 15 slots available. Must purchase a ticket to The Vegan Cookout to particpate in these activities.




10:15 AM: Healing Services with Master Ashep of S.O.L. Healing


The following services are available by appointment at The Vegan Cookout. Sessions start at 10:15 AM until 3:45 PM. Sessions must be booked by June 15, 2018. Book your session today!

Metu Neter Oracle Readings

Gain insight into the energies governing those major aspects of your life by consulting God using the Metu Neter Oracle System. It is a tool for divination (communicating with God) using the Kemetic Tree of Life, an Ancient Egyptian science and religion system of understanding God.

$10 for 15 minute session with as many questions you desire during that time.

Chakra Balance and Aura Clearing

This chakra balancing and aura clearing session assists with clearing blockages in Ones inner-chi [energy] with minimum touching. This clearing allows One to experience a peaceful vibration and brighter countenance.

$10 for 15 minute session.




1:00 PM: Vegan Baker Opens


What's a cookout without something sweet to eat!?! Charm Decor Cakes will be dishing out some amazing vegan desserts! Cakes to be on display at the Vegan Cookout: • Cinnamon Vanilla Vegan Cake • Chocolate Strawberry Vegan Cake • Milk and Cookies Banana Vegan Cake • Molasses Cookie Sandwiches • Black Bean Fudge Vegan Brownies 1 Dessert option available with your purchased plate ticket.