Discover the delights of Leeds’ vegan scene at The Great Yorkshire Vegan Weekend

Read Time:   |  14th August 2018

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Move over London, Birmingham, Manchester and Liverpool – there’s a new kid on the vegan block. With five major vegan events in the latter half of 2018, Leeds has well and truly secured itself a place in the hearts and minds of vegans.

The Great Vegan Weekend

Yorkshire Free-From Show £5 entry (under 16s free)

Leeds Town Hall 1st September, 10:30am – 4:30pm

A mega “Free-From Show” catering for those living life ‘free from’ gluten, refined sugar, nuts and/or soy. Alongside 60+ stalls selling a wide variety of food, drink and other SFV products, there will be an array of talented chefs hosting live cooking demonstrations on the main stage, guest speakers giving informative and inspirational talks and workshops that anyone can join.

Soul Vegan will be selling a delicious array of vegan bakes.

It is a wonderful opportunity; to learn from the experts, get some great tips on how to cook healthy, tasty food without using gluten, refined sugar, nuts and/or soy, or simply just to stock up on great tasty snacks and gifts for loved ones with food sensitivities.

Vegan Food Pimp will be speaking at the event.

Among the many stall holders, you will find;

Hannah’s Country Kitchen, The Greek Vegan Deli, Bohemian Chic Minerals Vegan Cosmetics, Wildcraft Gluten Free Bakery, Green Tea Artisan and talks by The Vegan Food Pimp (Chef and Author) plus many more.

The Yorkshire Yoga, Health and Wellbeing Show £6 entry (under 16s free)

Leeds Town Hall 2nd September 2018

The Yorkshire Yoga Show will feature a full day of Yoga classes and Yoga demos, 60+ fantastic stalls, all day health and nutrition talks and more!

The Great Vegan Weekend

Emily Forbes (@tobeawarrior) will be teaching the Hatha Flow Class

Yoga classes include; Hatha Flow, Kids Yoga, Yin, HIIT & Yoga, Solar Powered, Primal Flow, Vinyasa, laughter Yoga, Ditch the Desk Yoga, Zen and Yintastic Yoga – there really is something for everyone and beginners are very welcome.

A family friendly day – free entry for under 16s

Admission is payable on the day, on the door or £15 for a VIP ticket purchased in advance from, which includes fast track entry and a goody bag full of products, samples, discounts and special offers.

As this is a charity event, all proceeds from the ticket sales will be given to Miracle’s Mission,  a UK registered charity dedicated to helping animals in need.

So, whether you’re vegan, vegetarian, curious, have food sensitivities/allergies or just looking for something fun to do at the weekend, why not head over to Leeds Town Hall and join in the excitement.

The Great Vegan Weekend takes place on the 1st and 2nd September 2018 at Leeds Town Hall

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