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Vegan Campout has officially sold out ahead of its event this weekend.

More than 5,000 people from 30 countries will attend the festival, spending two nights camping together at Newark Showground in Nottinghamshire, and watching inspiring figures from the plant-based and vegan worlds.

Headline speakers include grime star JME, top plant-based physician Dr. Neal Barnard, leading advocate and academic Dr. Melanie Joy, and Sea Shephard Captain Peter Hammarstedt. They will be joined by vegan MP Kerry McCarthy, fitness YouTuber Hench Herbivore, PETA President Ingrid Newkirk, and Reggae star Macka B among others.

Video footage from last year’s event

‘So rewarding’

Event Founder, Jordan Martin, told Plant Based News: “We’re officially sold out! The whole team has worked so hard on this all year, so it’s so rewarding for it all to of paid of. 

“We have more than 5,000 people coming from 30 countries around the world for this historic event, which is going to be remembered for a long time. 

“A big thank you to everyone who has supported the Camp-Out from day one. And we will see you all there!”


Plant Based News is the media partner for the event which will take place on August 17-19 at Newark Showground in Nottinghamshire.

You can find out more about the event here

Maria Chiorando

Maria is a news and features writer for Plant Based News. As a former magazine editor, newspaper reporter, and features writer, her work has been published by The Guardian, The Huffington Post, and various regional newspapers, as well as Vegan Life magazine and Vegan Trade Journal. She has interviewed a huge range of people, from Prime Ministers to authors, activists, pop stars and actors, and enjoys the varied range of topics writing for PBN allows her to tackle. She was previously the editor of Plant Based News for over 3 years.