So Much To See – So Much To Do!
Check out the schedule of events below for all the exciting happenings at the fest: informative speakers, mouth-watering cooking demos, fun for the kiddos, entertainment, competitions, and more. Come stay all day with us!
Note: Schedule below subject to change.
10:00 Dr. Scott Stoll: Plantritian Project, Rouxbe; Topic – From Atoms to Earth: The Power of your Next Bite
11:00 Dr. George Guthrie: President – American College of Lifestyle Medicine; Topic – Insalting Your Intelligence
12:00 Gene Baur: Co-founder and President, Farm Sanctuary; Topic – Living in Alignment With One’s Values
1:00 Jim Hicks: Author, “Healthy Eating, Healthy World; Topic – Food. Health. Planet. Our Future as a Species
2:00 Chef AJ: WFPB Speaker, Author, “Ultimate Weight Loss”, Foody TV Chef; Topic – EAT UP, SLIM DOWN – Healthy Vegan Weight Loss
3:00 Dr. Hans Diehl: Founder – Complete Health Improvement Program (CHIP); Topic – Reversing Diabetes
10:00 Fitness at its Best by Orangetheory Fitness
11:00 Erika Graziani, Triathlete and Registered Dietitian; Topic – My Health Journey, from Disillusioned to Dietitian
12:00 Hula Hoop Contest: Competitors will compete for longest duration in hula hooping around the waist. Once the hula hoop touches the ground the timer stops.
12:30 Plank Contest: Once the competitors knees or any other body part touches the ground the timer stops. Must maintain stability in perfect form, using full plank – on the hands.
1:00 Jordan David; Topic – Go BIG, Go VEGAN, or Go HOME!
2:00 Pull-up Contest: Think you got what it takes? The perfect pull-up must be performed or that rep doesn’t count.
2:30 Tug of War: “WHERE’S the BEEF?” A pound for pound weigh in competition of the “Standard American Diet” VS “Plant Based Lifestyle Diet”
3:00 Brenden Fitzgerald, Planet Protein, Inc., and Marcus Watts, Fitness Liaison to FMPD SWAT; Topic – Plants and Masculinity: The Disconnect in Our Society
10:00 and 11:00 Best Darn Avocado Kale Salad and Fruit Fiesta with Trish Smith
12:00 and 1:00 Moroccan Mystique Dinner (Moroccan stew, hummus, and roasted red pepper salad) with Christopher Carnrick
2:00 and 3:00 Penne Carbonara with Tofu, and Cashew White Sauce & Oil Free Sautéed Mushrooms with Eric Wynkoop
Cupcake Eating Contest at 2pm at The Vegan Knife booth!
Kids Craft Zone and Fit Lab will be open all day, 10am-4pm, so stop by anytime! Structured activity schedule is listed below.
10:00 Kids Yoga with Melissa (20 min)
10:30 Meet Morgan Wright, American Ninja Warrior
11:00 Cooking with Elle & Irene
11:30 Kids Yoga with Melissa (20 min)
11:30 Meet Morgan Wright, American Ninja Warrior
12:00 Storytime with ReadingPals
12:30 Kids Yoga with Melissa (20 min)
12:30 Meet Morgan Wright, American Ninja Warrior
1:00 Farmer Michael with Cris Jones
2:00 Music with Jennifer Jill
2:30 Worm Composting with Rachael
3:00 Planting Project with Master Gardeners & More
10:00 David Hintz and Mary Grace
11:00 Gulf Coast Music School
12:00 Jennifer Jill
1:00 Ross Jordan
2:00 Houseboat Jim Visone
3:00 Special Mystery Guest