Flow of events
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.
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!
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.
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!
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.
All Day Events
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!
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.
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!