Home Tags Texas

texas

The World’s First Fully Vegan Carnival Is Coming to Texas

The World’s First Fully Vegan Carnival Is Coming to Texas

This spring, San Antonio in Texas may host the "first-ever" vegan carnival. While a number of events and festivals have been canceled or pushed back due to the coronavirus pandemic, the two-day carnival is still...
Woody Harrelson Urges Texas to Cancel Cruel ‘Pig Rodeo’

Woody Harrelson Urges Texas to Ban Cruel ‘Pig Rodeo’

Vegan actor Woody Harrelson is calling on Texas governor Greg Abbott to ban the "Bacon Bash" rodeo event in Bandera on the grounds of animal cruelty. The city, known as the "Cowboy Capital of the...

Texas Hunter-Turned-Vegan Is Now Protecting 900 Acres for Wildlife

From the age of one, Jack Castle joined his dad and friends in hunting birds and big game around the world. His father owned cattle businesses in Montana and Texas, as well as fish...
This New Cafe In Austin Is Dedicated to Vegan Cheese

This New Cafe In Austin Is Dedicated to Vegan Cheese

Austin, Texas is about to get a new cafe completely dedicated to vegan cheese. Founded by Kirsten Maitland and Fred Zwar, the new cafe, named Rebel Cheese, will also serve wine, as well as tofu...
Dallas Steakhouse Al Biernat's Launches Vegan Menu Featuring Tofurky Sausage Lasagne

Dallas Steakhouse Al Biernat’s Launches Vegan Menu Featuring Tofurky Sausage Lasagne

Al Biernat's, a popular Dallas steakhouse is breaking stereotypes both as a steakhouse and a Texas business with its recent announcement of a vegan menu featuring a hearty lasagne made with Tofurky meat. In a...

Texas Vegan Soulgood Truck Wins Best in Dallas, Supports Cystic Fibrosis Charity with Every...

Texas' Soulgood food truck, known for its healthy and mission-driven meat-free dishes, has been voted the best food truck in Dallas by the Dallas Observer, not just best vegan or vegetarian truck but beating out all other...

Rice University Brings Smoky Vegan Barbecue Brisket to Texas

Private research university William Marsh Rice University, also called Rice University, is stepping up its food game. Local news source Texas Monthly reports that West Colleges Servery, one of Rice University's dining halls, is "on a...

Dallas-Based Radix Foods Makes Vegan Cheese With Cashews and Social Justice

Dallas-based Radix Foods is a female-owned, plant-based food operation making vegan cheese with cashews and a concern for social justice. The company, which celebrated its one-year anniversary this month, is co-owned by Julianna Bradley and Whitney...
Vegan Cardiologist Joel Kahn’s ATX Food Truck Promotes Joe Rogan Podcast Feature

Vegan Cardiologist Dr. Joel Kahn’s ATX Food Truck Promotes Joe Rogan Podcast Feature

Dr. Joel Kahn MD, America's "Healthy Heart Doc," is bringing healthy eating to the roads of Austin, Texas, with his vegan food truck. The cardiologist and vegan of 42 years launched the "healthiest food truck in the...
Rice University

Vegan Meat and Cheese Charcuterie Program Launches at Rice University

A new vegan meat and cheese charcuterie program has launched at Rice University, Texas. Developed by Roger Elkhouri, the senior executive chef of the university's West Servery, the new program is the first of its...
5 Reasons Senator Ted Cruz Should Reconsider His Stance on Tofu and Hair Dye

5 Reasons Senator Ted Cruz Should Reconsider His Stance on Tofu and Hair Dye

Texas is the land of big skies and big controversy. Controversies first: There's the state's notoriously crippling conservative agenda and the anti-abortion stance so severe that the state has seen a 29 percent decrease in...
Vegan Mexican Pastry Chef Vanessa Musi to Open Bakery and School in Texas

Vegan Mexican Pastry Chef Vanessa Musi to Open Bakery and School in Texas

Self-described "revolutionary Pastry Chef with a healthy sweet tooth," Chef Vanessa Musi is opening a vegan bakery and pastry school in Austin, Texas. On her website, Musi announced that she is focused on penning a...
Oliver Peck

‘Ink Master’ Star Oliver Peck Opens Vegan Restaurant, Tiki Loco, in Dallas

Tattooist Oliver Peck, best known for starring in the television show "Ink Master," is opening a new vegan restaurant in Deep Ellum, Dallas.  Named Tiki Loco, the new eatery is taking over the location formerly...
Texas Vegan Earth Burger Chain Expands to Mall of America

Texas Vegan Earth Burger Chain Expands to Mall of America

Vegan fast-food joint Earth Burger has expanded to the Mall of America in Bloomington, Minnesota, opening its first location outside of Texas. The Mall of America is a nationally known tourist destination with 5 million square feet...

Next Level Burger Is Bringing Its Vegan ‘Meaty’ Patties, Hot Dogs, and Shakes to...

America's "first 100% plant-based burger joint" Next Level Burger is opening a new restaurant in Austin, Texas. The chain, which currently has locations in California, Oregon, Washington, and New York, serves up a variety of "meaty"...
tattooing

Dallas Tattoo Parlor Koneko Studio Wants to Kickstart a Vegan Movement in the Industry

Linda Bishop, the founder of vegan and cruelty-free tattoo parlor Koneko Studio, wants to inspire a vegan movement in the ink industry. Whilst some ink used for tattoos is vegan-friendly, there are ink brands that...

Mexican Pop-Up to Open Vegan Cat Adoption Cafe in Houston

Vegan Mexican pop-up, Sphynx Teahouse, is set to open a new, permanent, café in Houston next year. The café, which is the first minority-owned café in Texas, will host cat adoption events once opened. “All...
Texas Rangers Nachos

Texas Rangers Stadium Premiers New Vegan Options for Opening Day

Texas is typically not associated with the vegan lifestyle, but at the Globe Life Park in Arlington, the two can co-exist. In preparation for the Texas Rangers Opening Day on March 29, 2018, the...
4th Largest U.S. City Hosts First Vegan Awards Ceremony

4th Largest U.S. City Hosts First Vegan Awards Ceremony

Houston, the fourth largest city in the U.S., kicked off its first-ever Houston Vegan Awards earlier this month. The event, which was created by the Vegan Society of P.E.A.C.E., was meant as a way to celebrate...

What The Health Creates New Vegans in America’s Meat Eating Capital

Following the release of recent exposé documentary, What The Health, a noticeable wave of new vegans are emerging in a bid to discover a new, healthier way of eating. Even major celebrities such as Ne-Yo...