May 23-26, 2018
The nation’s premiere plant-based food and wine festival comes to Los Angeles from Miami.
A week of wellness, celebrity chef dinners, yoga, plant-based exhibitions, fashion, a 5K run and more.
Seed Food & Wine is not just a festival, we are a movement, a community of ideas and passionate people committed to elevating the conversation around plant-based foods, sustainability, conscious living and the welfare of animals. The Week features 200+ Exhibitors, 15,000+ Attendees, 40 + Celebrity Plant-Based Chefs, 30 + Vegan Experts, Athletes, Authors and Celebrities.
Schedule of Events
Wednesday, May 23rd
Film Festival: Enjoy a full night of compelling documentaries and short films, presented by Califia Farms, that will change the way you see the world. The lineup will be chock full of flicks that are schooling people on plant-based living, saving animals, and protecting the environment. On hand for an audience Q&A will be renowned filmmakers including Kip Anderson and Keegan Kuhn of What the Health and Cowspiracy fame.
Wednesday and Thursday, May 23rd and 24th
Seed Summit: Elevate Your Mind – Elevate Your Message – Elevate Your Lifestyle!
Immerse yourself in two days of incredible workshops, panels and networking hosted by some of the world’s most renowned influencers and celebrities in the wellness and plant-based space. SEED Summit is designed for bloggers, content creators, influencers, entrepreneurs, thought leaders, and anyone and everyone who’s passionate about wellness and plant-based living. Over 30 experts will present on a whole host of topics including sustainability, food photography, blogging strategy, and so much more; Seed Summit includes something for everyone to learn and utilize in order to create a more conscious, joyful life. In addition, London’s Revolution will take over one of Summit’s stages on Friday! Each day will start with a refreshing session of morning yoga and include a mouthwatering, organic plant-based continental breakfast and lunch.
Each Summit Pass INCLUDES SEED SUMMIT ADMISSION, GRAND TASTING ADMISSION, AND EAT DRINK VEGAN VIP ADMISSION
Thursday, May 24th
Fashion & Art Show: Treat yourself to a chic, sexy evening of conscious fashion, delicious food, and incredible company. Celebrities and models will strut the runway wearing the hottest cruelty-free fashions in two separate shows. From bohemian and casual garb to beachware and upscale attire, the runway will have something for every style. Attendees will also enjoy delicious complimentary signature craft cocktails and light bites. Two world-famous street artists — including Constantine from Vegan Club — will be on site engaging in live art.
Friday, May 25th
Grand Tasting, 4-9 PM: Indulge in some of the best in plant-based food and drink in an intimate evening under the Southern California stars. Tastemakers will unite as the Grand Tasting brings together dozens of the best plant-based chefs in the country to showcase utterly delicious clean, whole food, plant-powered creations. Illustrious eateries like Crossroads, Sage, and Gracias Madre will be represented, along with other major names in the culinary space. National brands will offer samples of their mouthwatering products, and staffers will pour organic, biodynamic, vegan-certified wines and craft cocktails. Plus, a culinary stage will feature celebrity chefs showcasing some of their favorite recipes.
Saturday, May 26th
In a marriage of plant-based perfection, Seed Food + Wine will meet Eat Drink Vegan to create a world of delights for avid eaters. Kick off an amazing day with a 5K run led by celebrity athletes, circling the stunningly beautiful Brookside Golf Course, adjacent to the legendary Rose Bowl Stadium. Runners will cross the finish line and enjoy scrumptious refreshments, snacks, and restorative yoga and meditation. Then, the doors to plant-based utopia will open. First, tour the Seed Wellness Village, a haven for healthy, plant-based delights, complimentary wine tasting, coconut water and other clean eats and offerings. Buy vital, sustainable, wellness-inducing foods and enjoy a gentle yoga practice. Next, cross the line into Eat Drink Vegan, an indulgent, sprawling fest dedicated to all-you-can drink vegan beer tasting and all the comfort food you can buy, from doughnuts to cheeseburgers to mac and cheese.
Best of the Best Dinner: Spend the evening enjoying one-of-a-kind creations from some of the nation’s most renowned celebrity chefs. The multi-course, mouthwatering dinner and wine pairing will be dreamed up by some of the best vegan and plant-forward chefs in America, so look forward to unforgettable edibles that showcase local ingredients and unique combinations.
For more information visit SeedFoodandWineLA.com