Saturday, September 21, 11am - 6pm

How much are tickets?


VIP Admission: $50 plus tax pre-sale only

General Admission: $20 plus tax online pre-sale/ $30 plus tax day of and at door
Student / Military / Senior Citizen (Ages 65+) Admission: $15 plus tax with valid ID online pre-sale / $20 plus tax with valid ID day of and at door
Kids (Ages 0-10) Admission: Free
Reduced $5 end-of-day tickets will be available starting at 4:30pm each day for those interested in checking out some of the exhibitors before the festival ends at 6:00pm.

Online pre-sale ticket sales close at midnight the day before. Tickets at the door are based on venue capacity and preference goes to pre-sale ticketholders. If you pre-purchased a Student / Military / Senior Citizen Admission but do not have a valid ID at the door, you will be charged the difference between the ticket and a door rate General Admission ticket to enter. No refunds or exchanges.


What does my admission ticket include?

Your general admission ticket includes access to all presentations on the Speaker and Food Demo stages, as well as musical entertainment and fitness and kids activities for the day of your ticket. Many vendors will be offering free samples as well as full meals that will be for sale. VIP admission gives you Express Admission to the event, a Goodie Bag, and Commemorative Festival T-shirt, in addition to access to all speaker stage presentations, chef demonstrations, kids activities, fitness activities, and vendors supplying both food samples and meals for sale. Tickets are non-refundable and non-transferable.

Are kids free?

Children ages 10 and under will be admitted for free.

Will the Festival be held rain or shine?


Where is the Festival?

This year’s Festival is located at The Palace of Fine Arts, a Non Plus Ultra Venue, 3601 Lyon Street, San Francisco, CA 94123.

Are pets allowed?

No pets are allowed unless they are service animals.

Are there ATMs at the Festival?

Yes, there are ATMs inside the Festival grounds.

Is the Festival fully vegetarian?

Yes, the event is fully vegan. No animal products or bi-products (including honey) are to be served or sold at the event. We showcase how delicious, varied, and all-inclusive a cruelty-free lifestyle can be!

If we are driving by car, where can we park?

Parking is available on a first come first serve basis along Palace Drive. Additional metered event parking is located in the triangle lot along Palace drive. There will also be street parking available in the area although limited.