Information about the event 'Walk For Love' is below. A link to the Youtbe video of the Vegan Thanks-Living Demo at Rancho Park in 2020 is further below. For the time being, information about other activities of the group is not here, but at the NICE Facebook group.
Facebook event page.
Sunday, February 14th, 2021, 11AM to 2PM.
You are invited to join us in walking for some universal love towards animals, including humans. This event is Friendly Interactions Only, Likely Safe & free.
Those who are seeking someone specific to love can mention details on a second name tag. Examples for Seeking - Cat, Small dog, Humans, Man, Woman, Raw vegan athletic welfarist monogamous human. Hopefully, some of us will try to help people find what they seek.
You are encouraged, but not required, to bring your own friendly signs promoting compassion for animals, musical instruments and vegan dog food to provide to some houseless people with dogs. You do not have to RSVP. Just show up with or without other vegan / vegetarian / non-vegetarian friends / acquaintances / children. Please be civil and considerate of the attendees and others around us. Please do not attend if you suspect that you are contagious with an illness.
Consider bringing a blanket or chair to sit on, an umbrella if there is a chance of rain, and vegan food and water. Dogs are not allowed on Venice Boardwalk on Sundays. Shortly before the event, please familiarize yourself with the latest COVID-19 related regulations for demonstrations in Los Angeles. This event is a collaboration with other groups and individuals.
1501 Ocean Front Walk, Venice, CA 90291. At Windward Ave on the Venice Boardwalk.
Use one of the three $9 public parking lots. Recommend coming early.
2100 Ocean Front Walk at Venice Blvd. Walk 0.3 mi North to Windward.
3100 Ocean Front Walk at Washington Blvd. Walk 0.7 miles North to Windward.
300 Ocean Front Walk at Rose Ave. Walk 0.7 miles South to Windward.
The private parking lots closer to Windward may charge in excess of $15.
You can look for free street parking in the area if you come early.
For more information, you can call Aouie between 9AM and 9PM (or during the event) at 323-ninety then two-68 and last 2 numbers are forty-three.
Unless stated otherwise, organizers and participants do not assume any related legal obligations, responsibilities or liabilities, but are expected to behave in a civil and orderly manner, and adhere to any event policies. Participation is at their own risk. Indoor activities, outdoor activities, in-person social interactions and sharing foods have some associated risks, including injuries, allergies, transmissible illnesses and food poisoning.
Click on image for the video of the event.
About 40 of us ventured out to the 2020 rendition of the 28+ year annual vegan event at Rancho Park on Thanksgiving Day in Los Angeles for the Vegan Thanks-Living Demo. The event was a tribute to birds in many ways including a Bezurkey Turkey Dance, Bird Yoga, speeches about birds and Bird-Like Workouts.
If the 12 min video is longer than you would prefer, then consider the below or just skim through the fuill video.
Bird-Like Workouts 2m 16s
Vigil and Parade 2m 16s
Opening Ceremony which includes the Bezurkey Turkey Dance, Bird Yoga and a love song. 6m 27s