Beyond Baked Beans

Celebrate the vegetarian way of life at the Fifth Annual Boston Vegetarian Food Festival, Oct. 14. For foodies of all persuasions, this veggie extravaganza features free samples and products from exhibitors, vegetarian meals cooked up by local restaurants, health and nutrition speakers, cooking demonstrations and a children's activity center.

Call 617-424-8846 or visit www.bostonveg.org/foodfest.

Elisa Bosley