07/13/12 Veggie Oasis
Animal Friends invites citizens for a refreshment from the heat
- Refrigerated smoothies with fruit and plant based drinks, distributing recipes for cold vegan drinks and desserts, signing the petition to introduce veggie meals in public institutions
In order to better stand the summer heat, and also be informed and help animals, Animal Friends is organizing an all-day Veggie Oasis for citizens on Friday, July 13, 2012, from 10 A.M., in the park at Trg kralja Tomislava in Zagreb.
In an oasis in the centre of the city, three tents will be set up with interesting content. Citizens will be able to sit, rest, get refreshed and enjoy juicy fruit and plant drink smoothies with ice. Also, they will get recipes for smoothies, ice creams and other cold vegan desserts, as well as informative materials. They will also get information on how to help animals by simple everyday personal involvement. The petition to introduce vegetarian meals in public institutions will be signed.
Visitors will see the music video "Why Must We Eat The Animals?," which can also be seen on the video channel of Animal Friends www.youtube.com/afcroatia. It is a work by Los Angeles musicians Grega Cipesa and Jaha Suna, project of the website www.ohwhyohwhy.org, started with the aim to promote vegetarianism through multimedia.
With this event in the green part of the city, Animal Friends will also announce the fifth and recognizable ZeGeVege Festival of Sustainable Living, which will be held on September 7-8, 2012, at Trg bana Jelacica, and which more than 60,000 people have visited so far. This popular festival will present many exhibitors and performers who will attract a multitude visitors with their offer, tastings and skill. At this ZeGeVege Festival, in addition to healthy food and more than 50 stalls, for all visitors there will be free make up and massages, promotional sales, ecological innovations, video projections, all-day program on the stage and many other interesting things to make it even more attractive.
Animal Friends invites everybody to spend a hot day in the city tasting something new and different, with interesting information and useful content. Refreshment and relaxation is guaranteed!
All citizens outside Zagreb and citizens of Zagreb who do not have the opportunity to come to the Veggie Oasis can find seasonal summer recipes for refreshing drinks and cold veggie sweets here, make them at home themselves and sign an on-line petition to introduce vegetarian meals in public institutions.
Sponsor of the Veggie oasis is the company Encian.