Top 10 Vegan-Friendly Major-League Ballparks
Animal-friendly baseball fans don’t have to settle for popcorn, peanuts, and cracker jacks anymore. They can score veggie dogs, faux steak sandwiches, and vegan versions of other stadium favorites at many big-league ballparks. Check out peta2′s list of the top 10 vegan-friendly major-league ballparks!
- Citizens Bank Park (Philadelphia Phillies)
Their meat-free fare includes veggie burgers, Southwestern black-bean burgers, veggie dogs, faux steak sandwiches, veggie chicken steaks, mock crab cakes, hummus and pita chips, and fresh fruit.
- AT&T Park (San Francisco Giants)
Meat-free Giants fans can power up with a protein-packed veggie dog or Gardenburger along with a brand-new mixed vegetable sandwich, a portobello mushroom sandwich, a California roll, a vegetable roll, vegetable burritos and tamales, a broccoli tofu platter, vegetable chow fun, and more.
- Minute Maid Park (Houston Astros)
This stadium offers veggie burritos, quinoa tabbouleh, and sun-dried tomato rigatoni, all new for the 2010 season. Minute Maid Park also serves up hearty veggie dogs, Thai noodle salad, hummus and vegetable wraps, vegetarian sushi, fruit smoothies, rice and beans, and organic baby-vegetable ratatouille.
- Comerica Park (Detroit Tigers)
Their nutritious vegetarian options include black-bean burgers, vegetable fried rice, and a hummus plate as well as veteran favorites such as veggie burgers, veggie dogs, and vegetarian taco salads, stir-fries, and sushi.
- Coors Field (Colorado Rockies)
Rockies fans can chow down on veggie burgers, dogs, wraps, burritos, kabobs, and paninis as well as fresh salads and fruit, roasted portobello sandwiches, and made-to-order potato skins.
- Turner Field (Atlanta Braves)
Turner Field now has everything from veggie dogs and meatless tacos and burritos to baked beans, Asian noodles, and organic zucchini dip.
- PETCO Park (San Diego Padres)
peta2 is not a fan of PETCO—the massive corporate giant that buys animals from abusive exotic animal dealers that PETA has exposed over and over again—but we’re cheering for all the animal-free options at the Padres’ stadium. With veggie burgers and veggie dogs, vegetarian sushi rolls, roasted corn, vegetarian burritos, and hummus and vegetables, there are plenty of good eats for animal-friendly fans to enjoy.
- Angel Stadium (Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim)
The stadium has an all-star lineup of vegetarian options, including veggie Chicago dogs, edamame, Gardenburgers, California cucumber rolls, veggie paninis, bean burritos, roasted vegetable sandwiches, and more.
- Miller Park (Milwaukee Brewers)
This stadium sells veggie dogs, veggie wraps, baked potatoes, made-to-order pasta, build-your-own burritos, portobello mushroom focaccia sandwiches, and other vegetarian foods.
- (tie) Target Field (Minnesota Twins)
This stadium sells veggie dogs, veggie burgers, veggie burritos and tacos, fruit kabobs, and other vegetarian items in the concession stands—the new Target Field is a pretty animal-friendly place.
- (tie) Progressive Field (Cleveland Indians)
This stadium has expanded its roster to include veggie dogs, veggie subs, wild grain and tofu curry, and veggie pasta in addition to veggie wraps, fruit cups, and roasted vegetables.
Does your local ballpark have veggie snacks? If not, let the peeps at the venue know that you’d love to see some plant-based options. They are usually very receptive to customer suggestions.