2017 Annual Banquet and Reception

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Saturday, April 22, 2017
5:30pm - 9:00pm

Wellstone Center

You’re warmly invited to Compassionate Action for Animals’ 2017 Annual Banquet and Reception at The Wellstone Center in St. Paul on Saturday, April 22 from 5:30 to 9:00pm as part of Twin Cities Veg Week. Join the compassionate community as we celebrate CAA’s nineteen years of advocating for animals. The evening includes a reception, gourmet dinner, silent auction, and special presentation. Purchase your tickets today!

The reception features a selection of delicious vegan hors d’ouevres, beer, and wine. While you mingle, you’ll have the opportunity to bid on a variety of silent auction items, including artwork, gift baskets, and services from local vendors. The reception is followed by a gourmet vegan dinner. During dinner, CAA will give a short presentation on what we accomplished with your help in 2016 and how you can support our plans for 2017 and beyond. The festivities will be emceed by Mistress Ginger, local cabaret entertainer and vegan cookbook author.

Seating for the banquet is limited. Purchase your tickets today! Proceeds from the event benefit Compassionate Action for Animals, a nonprofit that inspires respect for animals through education, outreach, and community building.

The Herbivorous Butcher
Sponsored by The Herbivorous Butcher

If you are interested in volunteering for this event, email Laura Matanah at laura@exploreveg.org. (A listing of volunteer opportunities can be found here.)

The banquet is sponsored by The Herbivorous Butcher, and our gourmet dinner will feature some of their delicious meatless meats.

We’ll have gluten-free options available for both dinner and dessert. Please note that any dish may contain trace amounts of gluten or nuts. Unfortunately, if you have a severe allergy we cannot guarantee that you will not be exposed to an allergen.

VegWeek is a nationwide campaign empowering thousands of people to pledge to choose vegetarian foods for at least seven days as a way to discover the many benefits and flavors of vegetarian eating. Take the VegPledge and receive special deals, discounts, and recipes, plus tips and tricks along with a chance to win awesome prizes.

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