About Us

Meet The Founders!

OUR MISSION: Bellingham Veg Fest aims to further the liberation of all non-human animals by educating our community about animal rights by organizing and executing a variety of outreach activities and events. We also strive to provide support to vegan-owned businesses and local animal sanctuaries. 

VALUES: Compassion for all living beings. Educate our community about the benefits of a vegan lifestyle. Inspire people to live with compassion in all parts of their lives.

L to R: Selena and Justin Holmes, Tamara Pavesi

We are three friends who believe the following:
1) The importance of supporting local vegan owned businesses. 🌱 
2) Celebrating vegan-friendly business who offer thoughtful & intentional vegan options. 👏🏼 
3) Giving a free platform to local nonprofits whose mission is to protect and care for our environment and animal friends. 🙏🏽 
4) Vegan Outreach is our duty. ✊🏻 
5) It is about dang time that Bellingham has its own Veg Fest! 🙌🏼 


We are overwhelmed and grateful for the outpouring of support and excitement for Bellingham Veg Fest! Thank You!