June Jamboree 2019Join us Saturday, June 22, 2019, from 10:30AM – 4PM (rain or shine) for our annual summer festival!Ralphie greets some Jamboree visitorsAward-winning veggie food trucks and booths, amazing guest speakers, and vegan- and animal-themed tattoos done on-site by the artists from Gristle Tattoo in Brooklyn!Plus, a bouncy castle and waterslide for kids to enjoy! Spend the day with family and friends and meet 380 rescued cows, pigs, goats, turkeys and more!We’re thrilled to welcome Zero to Go, our local education-based waste management company, to the event this year to help us be as low-waste as possible. You can join us in supporting this effort with an extra $1 donation at checkout!Your participation directly benefits our rescue, shelter and outreach work for farmed animals.Great news! We are doing a canned food drive at this event for Chilis on Wheels, who make veganism accessible to communities in need through services such as meal shares, food demos, clothing drives, and mentorship. Please consider bringing along these most-needed items to get $1 off your door ticket purchase or at our Visitor Center/Mootique!*Note: there will be no regular Sanctuary tours on the event date, but there will be opportunities to interact with the animals, learn their stories, and ask questions of our knowledgeable humane educators and volunteers.*We love dogs, but please leave your pup at home for this event – dogs are not allowed on Sanctuary property for the health and safety of our rescued animal residents (Registered service dogs are always allowed) Buy tickets!Speakers & Presenters:12PM ◊ Brenda Sanders Brenda Sanders is a food justice activist who works to bring healthy, affordable and sustainable food choices to low income communities in Baltimore City. She’s the founder and Executive Director of Afro-Vegan Society, a non-profit organization that works on campaigns that encourage people from marginalized communities to explore vegan living, as well as Co-Founder of Thrive Baltimore, a community resource center that offers classes, workshops, cooking demos and other resources to help people transition to veganism. Brenda is also Co-Creator of Vegan SoulFest, one of the largest vegan festivals in the U.S. and co-owner of The Greener Kitchen, Baltimore’s first and only 100% vegan deli.1:30 PM ◊ Our Hen House Presents a Live Recording of our 500th Episode with Special Guest Gene Baur of Farm Sanctuary!Our Hen House, the award-winning podcast hosted by Jasmin Singer and Mariann Sullivan, presents a live recording of its landmark 500th episode. This performance will feature your two favorite Hens interviewing the amazing Gene Baur (Farm Sanctuary) live on stage as they look back on the impact of the show’s ten year run and look forward to the next ten! Join Jasmin and Mariann as they celebrate 500 episodes worth of indefatigable positivity, changing the world for animals, and of course, Rising Anxieties!Vendors:Delicious vegan food including soft-serve from Like No Udder, falafel from Aba’s, Wendy’s Kitchen artisanal vegan cheese, and more from these incredible vegan food trucks and vendors: Buy tickets!