Here is a round-up of some popular and free to attend vegan events and markets in April.
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Vegan events in April
- Portobello West London
- Hackney London
- Hackney London
- Annual Vegan Events
Vegan events in April more info:
Saturday 9, Egham Vegan Market, 10 am – 4 pm
High Street, Egham, TW20 9EW
The market will take place in Egham along the historic high street every month starting in February and running until December. It is located just 5 min walk from the train station.
Sat 9, Sevenoaks Vegan Market, 10:30 am – 4 pm
Vine Gardens, TN13 3UH
Sevenoaks event takes over the Vine Gardens on just two Saturdays throughout the year.
The event brings together a huge variety of vegan street food, artisan bakers, craft brewers, ethical jewellers, sustainable chandlers, local artists, zero-waste champions, environmental charities and loads more. All accompanied by live street musicians.
Sun 10, Guildford Vegan Market, 10.30 am – 3.30 pm
High Street, Guildford, GU1 3AA
The market is located along the cobbled high street. Close to the train station and plenty of town centre parking.
Sun 10, Wokingham Vegan Market, 11am – 3 pm
Wokingham, Town Hall, RG40 1AS
Delicious food, yummy cakes, natural skincare, eco-friendly gifts and much more.
Sun 10, Lancaster Vegan Market, 10:30 am – 4 pm
Market Square, LA1 1HT
Lancaster event takes over Market Square, right in the centre of the city, for the first time in 2022.
The event will bring together a huge variety of vegan street food, artisan bakers, craft brewers, ethical jewellers, sustainable chandlers, local artists, zero-waste champions, environmental charities and loads more.
Sun 10, Frome Vegan Fair, 10 am – 3 pm
Market Yd, Justice Lane Frome, England, BA11 1BE
Frome Vegan Fair is returning to Frome on Sunday 10th April at The Cheese and Grain!
Whether you already live a plant-based lifestyle or you’re simply interested in why plant-based living has become so popular, Frome Vegan Fair will be showcasing a number of traders ranging from food, drink, cruelty free cosmetics through to clothing, gifts and accessories. You may even pick up some tips on making your own delicious recipes or advice on how you can maintain your health.
The family event will also feature cooking demos, talks, free tasters and children’s activities!
Wed 13, Portobello Vegan Night Market, 5.30 pm – 10 pm
281, Portobello Road, London, W10 5XL
In the heart of West London, this event is all about community with the best tunes and 20+ of the finest vegan traders around. Not to mention that the vibes are so good, that it’s award-winning. Fill your boots with ethical shopping, delicious food and have a boogie whilst you are at it. This event is free, family friendly and pet friendly.
Sat & Sun 16/17, Plant Based Social (vegan market), Hackney, 12 – 6 pm
Bohemia Place, London, E8 1DU
Plant Based Social formerly Hackney Vegan Village is a two day market event. Expect some of the UK’s finest vegan and ethical traders from food, fashion, art, produce and more. Fantastic array of live music, DJ’s and other artists at our social will be sure to keep you in the party mood. A cruelty-free weekender with all there vibes!
Sat 16, Walton On Thames, 10.30 am – 3.30 pm
The Heart shopping centre, Walton on the Thames, KT12 1GH
Vegan food, takeaway food & drinks, cakes, produce and arts and crafts.
Sat 16, Hitchin Vegan Market, 10:30 am – 4:00 pm
Riverside, SG5 1AB
Hitchin event takes over the Riverside, adjacent to the regular market, on just two Saturdays throughout the year.
Sun 17, New Forest Vegan Market, 11 am – 3 pm
Brockenhurst Village Hall, Highwood Road, Brockenhurst, SO42 7RY
New Forest Vegan Market is held at the lovely Brockenhurst Village Hall on the 3rd Sunday of every month. Entry is FREE, just a 4-minute walk from Brockenhurst train station and with plenty of parking.
There will be something for everyone, including a children’s play area.
Sun 17, Sheffield Vegan Market, 10.30 am – 4 pm
The Moor, S1 4PF
Sheffield event takes over the Moor, adjacent to the Moor Market and right in the centre of the city, on just four Sundays throughout the year.
Sat 23, Reading Vegan Fiesta, 11 am – 4 pm
Forbury Gardens, RG1 3BB
There is lots to look forward to including hot food, artisan stalls, charity baking competition, live music and more!
Sparkle Vegan Events had their first event in Forbury gardens in 2018 with a few stalls alongside the reading animal rights march. They are now bringing a bigger event to break up the year before their flagship reading vegan festival in September.
Sat 23, Newcastle Vegan Market, 10 am – 5 pm
Grainger Street, NE1 5AF
Newcastle event takes over Grainger Street, in the heart of the city and right next to Grey’s Monument, for the first time in 2022.
Sun 24, Hemel Hempstead Vegan Market, 10.30 am – 4 pm
Marlowes, HP1 1BJ
Hemel Hempstead event will take over the Marlowes, just outside Primark and right in the centre of the town, for the first time in April 2022.
Sun 24, Taunton Vegan Market, 10 am – 3 pm
Goodland Gardens, The Bridge Taunton, TA1 1UQ
The markets takes place at the beautiful Goodland Gardens, right by the river with plenty of grassy areas for you to sit, socialise and fill your belly with delicious vegan food!
Showcasing the very best independent vegan businesses and brands, you can expect street food, sweet treats and bakes, vegan cheese, ethical clothing brands, zero waste living stalls, cruelty-free skincare and much more!
Sun 24, Epsom Vegan Market, 10:30 am – 3:30 pm
Market Place, KT19 8BA
The Epsom Vegan Market is located outside The Ashley Centre.
Fri 29, Vegan East LDN, Night Market, London, 5 – 11 pm
Bohemia Place, London, E8 1DU
35+ of the best vegan traders in the UK, from hot food, yummy desserts, ethical shopping, art and experiences such as tattoo, nail bar, piercing, barber and more.
Entertainment from The Hackney Social and an after party running until 1.30am. Expect the finest DJ’s and acts to be performing; and the vibes flowing all night long.
Sat 30, Leeds Kirkgate Vegan Market, 10 am – 4 pm
Market Kitchen, LS2 7HY
Leeds event takes over the Market Kitchen, right in the heart of the famous city centre Kirkgate Market, on just four Saturdays throughout the year.
There are also a huge number of street food vendors within the Market Kitchen who will be offering enhanced vegan menus during the event.
Sat 30, Winchester Vegan Market, 10 am – 6 pm
Middle Brook St, SO23 8AQ
Winchester event will take over Middle Brook St, right by the regular market and in the heart of the city, for the first time in April 2022.
Annual Vegan Events and Festivals in 2022
|Glasgow Vegan Festival||12 March||Hampden Park, Glasgow||www.veganeventsuk.co.uk|
|Leicester Vegan Festival||10 April||Leicester Athena||www.veganeventsuk.co.uk|
|Portsmouth Vegan Festival||14 May||The Mountbatten Centre||www.veganeventsuk.co.uk|
|Manchester Vegan Market||15 May||Bowlers Exhibition Centre||www.veganeventsuk.co.uk|
|Bath Vegan Festival||4 June||Bath Pavillion||www.veganeventsuk.co.uk|
|West Yorkshire Vegan Festival||3 July||Huddersfield Town Hall||www.westyorkshireveganfestival.com|
|Vegan Camp Out||15 -18 July||Stanford Hall in Leicestershire||www.vegancampout.co.uk|
|Vegan Kids Festival||22 – 24 July||Sturminster Marshall, Dorset||www.vegankidsfestival.co.uk|
|Chester Vegan Festival||21 August||The Queens Hotel||www.chesterveganfestival.com|
|Bournemouth Vegan Festival||3 September||Citygate Events||www.veganeventsuk.co.uk|
|Reading Vegan Festival||17 September||Broad Street||www.sparkleveganevents.com|
|Sparkle Wedding Vegan Fair||23 October||The Market House, Reading||www.sparkleveganevents.com|
|Chippenham Vegan Chocolate Festival and Eco Art/Craft Fair||24 October||Neeld Community and Arts Centre||www.veganfairs.co.uk|
|VegfestUK London||12 – 13 November||The Grand Olympia||www.vegfest.co.uk|
|Manchester Vegan Winter Festival||20 November||Bowlers Exhibition Centre||www.veganeventsuk.co.uk|
|Bath Vegan Festival||26 November||Bath Pavillion||www.veganeventsuk.co.uk|
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