NORTHEAST FLORIDA VEG FEST
The Girls Gone Green sprout up in Riverside Park again seeking to increase awareness on sustainable and humane practices in restaurants and other businesses. The fourth annual Northeast Florida Veg Fest features cooking demonstrations, contests, eco-friendly crafts, a kids zone, raffle giveaways, a scavenger hunt and a pie-eating contest. Live music by Sonic Thieves, The Lifeforms, Jahmen, Cougar Barrel, Danka and Poor Richards. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Nov. 9, Riverside Park, 753 Park St., free, thegirlsgonegreen.com, nfvegfest.org.