Acorns A Go-Go Groovy Vegan Fest

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Help bring "The Vegan Drag Queen" -- Honey LaBronx -- to MC at Acorns A Go-Go in Greenbelt, MD!!
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Lisa Qualls
Animals
Greenbelt, Maryland
United States
2 Team Members
Check out this recent article on Honey:
http://www.newyorkqnews.com/2013/09/strothmann/

Short Summary

Acorns A Go-Go Groovy Vegan Fest has one simple goal: to produce & choreograph the very best vegan festival the Universe has ever seen!! This means having a fabulous time while raising awareness about animal rights and animal protection.

In the few days we have left, help us raise $540 dollars for a total of $750. This sum will cover animal rights activist, Honey LaBronx "The Vegan Drag Queen's" expenses from NY to MD (and compensate her for her very valuable time!). If we accomplish this $750 goal, Honey will be our Acorns A Go-Go Mistress of Ceremonies (MC)!! Honey LaBronx is sure to be the most fabulous vegan drag queen MC ever!! (We had hoped to raise enough to cover 2 more bands but with the remaining time, we want to focus only on Honey.)

With your pledge, we'll put veganism on the map in the most outrageous, campy way – and you'll have the thrill of being part of vegan herstory-making!! Underneath the glam & "camp", we'll have outta sight vegan food, groovy live music, cool kids' activities and lots of exhibitors raising awareness about animal rights (scroll down to see the list of festivities). Honey will be the perfect touch to make the message...palatable!!

Take a look at her current accomplishments:

Cooking Show:  www.VeganDragQueen.com
PodCast:  www.BigFatVeganRadio.com
Facebook: www.Facebook.com/HoneyLaBronx

Twitter:  @HoneyLaBronx

The star of her own vegan cooking show on YouTube: www.YouTube.com/HoneyLaBronx, Honey's also performed in NYC, Milwaukee, Philadelphia, Chicago, and most recently in the Icelandic Drag Competition. Honey uses her exposure as a drag performer to spread the vegan message to new audiences.

Now that you've gotten to know the-one-and-only, incomparable Vegan Drag Queen, you can understand why we are determined to have her at Acorns A Go-Go Groovy Vegan Fest. No vegan festival could possibly be complete without this Honey!!

And if Honey comes to town, we'll keep her hoppin'. She'll MC the entire festival (from 11:00 am - 6:00 pm).

See what we've cooked up for Honey:

  • Vegan Drum Circle (9:30 am to kick-off fest! Honey will be glamorizing herself, preparing for her stunning entrance!!)

  • Music - Bushmaster featuring Gary Brown (a reincarnation of Jimi Hendrix, really!!), Chris Colvin's Groovy Earth Music, multi-instrumentalist, Saleem Waters, and the jammin', long-awaited reunion of The Bad Weather Boyz!

  • Renowned acorn expert will demonstrate how to turn acorns into flour, then acorn flour into delicious vegan bread & cookies

  • Yummy Vegan Food Vendors (raw, cooked, smoothies, treats, etc.)

  • Exciting Vegan Vendors (including handmade glass & hemp jewelry, homemade kombucha, vegan clothing and more!)
  • Karen Davis of United Poultry Concerns will speak
  • Hula Hoop Competition for youngsters and the young-at-heart (presented by Lunar Leopard Hoops)

  • Fun activities hosted by Open the Cages Alliance (to be announced!)
  • Vegan Go-Go Costume and Dance Contest

  • Face-painter, Maia Thandeka, will create magical scenes on festival faces 
  • Henna artist, Kima Blue, will paint beautiful henna body art
  • Animal Rights Youth Booth (and other activities for kids!)
  • and much more!!!! 


What We Need & What You Get

We are setting our new goal at $750 - this is just enough to bring Honey to Acorns A Go-Go. We had set our sights higher hoping to pay for additional musical entertainment but we are now focusing only on having "The Vegan Drag Queen" at Acorns A Go-Go! She'll be such a hit!!

With Honey, we'll start an extraordinary trend in vegan awareness: Vegan Drag & High Camp!!! And, we'll show the world that vegans just want to have fun (while saving the animals, the planet, starving people, our families, frenemies, colleagues, strangers and ourselves - think that about covers it?!)!!!

The Impact

The sky's the limit!! You can be sure that your return on your vegan awareness-raising investment will be a substantial, untold sum!! Honey is likely to get tons of media, too – growing your vegan investment exponentially!!  

Other Ways You Can Help

Please visit, comment, share and "like" our Facebook Page:  www.facebook.com/Acornsagogo

Our Twitter account - https://twitter.com/AcornsAGoGo2

Use the Indiegogo share tools!!

If you would like to be a vendor, exhibitor, sponsor, volunteer - e-mail us at acorns.a.go.go@gmail.com

If you live in the DC area - and beyond!! - join us in Greenbelt on October 12th!!! 

Feel free to share other ideas for spreading the word!!

Peace, love & compassion to all beings,                                                                     

The Acorns A Go-Go Veganactivistas ~

Cam MacQueen & Lisa Qualls

♥♥♥We thank you from the bottom of our very happy, healthy vegan hearts♥♥♥

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$460USD
raised in 20 days
18% funded
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$2,500 USD goal
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This campaign ended on September 27, 2013
Select a Perk
  • $10USD
    Honey's Packin' Her Bags!

    We'll thank you for helping to bring "Honey to Greenbelt" on our Facebook Page!

    0 out of 20 claimed
    Estimated delivery: October 2013
  • $25USD
    I'D LIKE TO THANK THE ACADEMY…

    Receive an on-stage thank-you-by-name from Honey LaBronx!! (because we know this Indiegogo Campaign will bring "Honey to Greenbelt"!!).

    3 out of 12 claimed
    Estimated delivery: October 2013
  • $50USD
    TO VEGAN, WITH LOVE:

    Personally autographed 8x10 headshot of Honey LaBronx (Includes all the perks listed above)

    1 out of 8 claimed
    Estimated delivery: October 2013
  • $100USD
    WHO WRITES THIS STUFF???

    Honey will leave a personalized video on your Facebook timeline. You write the script! Whether you want her to declare her love to you for all your friends to see, or you'd like her to deliver some bad news to a frenemy, or you want her to ask that special someone if they will marry you… You just write the script and she'll post it (in full drag) as a video on your Facebook timeline which you can then share with the world! (Includes all the perks listed above)

    2 out of 5 claimed
    Estimated delivery: October 2013
  • $200USD
    THE FAUX-VELVET ROPE

    A private meet-and-greet with Honey LaBronx backstage after the festival! That's right, you get to spend a few quality moments with Honey before the general public bum-rushes her. She will even make an effort to learn and remember your name. [No promises.] (Includes all the perks listed above)

    0 out of 3 claimed
    Estimated delivery: October 2013
  • $500USD
    YOU'RE THE STAR!

    Be the subject of a special one-on-one interview with Honey on her podcast, Big Fat Vegan Radio!!!! (Includes all the perks listed above)

    0 out of 1 claimed
    Estimated delivery: October 2013
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