youth area activities and schedule

We’ve got a host of interactive, educational, and most importantly FUN activities in our Youth Area, all for FREE!

Schedule of Activities


2:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. We Don’t Eat Animals Reading

We’re so excited to have Ruby Roth join us on her worldwide We Don’t Eat Animals campaign!

Ruby’s leading author-illustrator of veg book for kids, and she’ll be in our youth area to do a reading of one of her books AND she’s created a coloring page just for our young attendees!

She’ll also have a booth in the main exhibitor area selling her books, so go say hi and tell her thanks you for this adorable coloring page!

11:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m., 3:30 p.m. Youth Yoga

Not only will you find Austin Vedic Cultural Center in the main exhibitor area and at the grandstand for meditation, you’ll also find them in our youth area for youth yoga, henna, and face-painting!

Come get your stretch on between food, then get your face painted! Be sure to tell them THANK YOU for being such a fantastic sponsor! 

1:00 p.m., 3:00 p.m., and 5:00 p.m. Make a Seed Ball!

The Ann Richards School for Young Women Leaders (ARS) is a public, all-girls college preparatory school of choice founded to educate young women from diverse backgrounds, and serves grades 6 – 12 within the Austin Independent School District (AISD).

These talented young students are back in our youth area with more plants for sale from their garden AND they’ll host seed ball making activities! Come say hi and support the students during the fest!

11:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m., 3:30 p.m. Animal Education

A no-kill sanctuary providing unconditional life to all animals since 1996!

Celebrating almost a quarter of a century of helping all animals regardless of species, special needs, or temperament. SARA is a true voice for the underdog. Be sure to stop by the youth area for young attendees to learn what THEY can do to help animals and hear from Tracy’s very own book!

Event Details

TEXAS VEGFESTSaturday April 6th, 202411am to 6pmFiesta Gardens Austin, Texas


FIESTA GARDENS2101 Jesse E Segovia StAustin, TX 78702

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