The President of the Republic of Croatia to be at the ZeGeVege Festival!
Mr Ivo Josipovic, the President of the Republic of Croatia, will visit the 7th ZeGeVege Festival of sustainable living on Saturday, September 6, 2014. Last year President Josipovic showed his support for the ZeGeVege Festival by organizing a vegan lunch at the President’s residence and this year he will support it again by visiting the ZeGeVege Festival at Trg bana Jelacica, the central Zagreb square in Zagreb.
Meet Mrkvic (Carrot mascot), Graskic (Pea mascot) and Tofu!
Perhaps you don’t consider carrots, peas or tofu to be your favourite food, but we are sure that you will feel good around this year’s mascots. Visit the ZeGeVege Festival at Trg bana Jelacica, the central Zagreb square, on September 5-6, 2014, and hang out with this merry team and take a few goofy pictures. If you think that a bicycle and a smoothy have nothing in common – you’ve been fooled! It’s real pleasure to relax riding a bike and mixing a smoothie at the same time. If you don’t believe it’s possible, visit the ZeGeVege Festival and be prepared for a surprise.
Ecology is important!
Within the ZeGeVege Festival grounds at Trg bana Jelacica, the central Zagreb square, you will find a recycling spot/recycling depot. Get information and learn how to properly recycle and dispose of waste into recycling containers provided for plastic, paper, tin or aluminum cans, glass and biodegradable waste. You can learn more about ecology, animal rights, health and veganism at the educational exhibition we are preparing for you.
The Mayor of Zagreb to be at the ZeGeVege Festival!
Mr Milan Bandic, the Mayor of Zagreb, is a very important guest. On Friday, September 5, 2014 the Mayor will be opening the ZeGeVege Festival at Trg bana Jelacica, the central Zagreb square, and thus support the ZeGeVege Festival that promotes sustainable living, animal rights, veganism and healthy living.
ZeGeVege loves books!
Browse some great books available at discounted prices at the ZeGeVege Festival on Trg bana Jelacica, the central Zagreb square, on September 5-6, 2014. Treat yourself or your loved ones to cookbooks, children’s books or books for the mind, body and soul. Learn more about close relationships between man and nature and how we can preserve this precious planet we live on.
Vegan food for cats and dogs!
Don’t worry, the ZeGeVege Festival hasn’t forgotten about animals and their food – visit the festival at Trg bana Jelacica, the central Zagreb square, on September 5-6, 2014 and you’ll be able to buy Ami vegan food for companion animals at great prices. Ami products satisfy all nutritional needs of cats and dogs, solve allergy problems or digestive intolerances and help our animal friends/four legged friends have long and dynamic lives. Ami Dog and Ami Cat are high-quality and anti-allergic cat and dog food free from all animal-based ingreedients.
The ZeGeVege Festival – friend of all animals!
Among the many exhibitors at the ZeGeVege Festival don’t miss the stalls of associations fighting for animal safety and animal rights – the Shelter for abandoned animals of the city of Zagreb in Dumovec, Association Victories, Animal Voice and the International Gabriele Foundation. Buy an item at their stall and help these associations continue their work . Visit the ZeGeVege Festival at Trg bana Jelacica, the central square in Zagreb, on September 5-6, 2014 and support a better and more just life for animals.
Visit the Animal Friends stall!
Among the 80 exhibitors at the ZeGeVege Festival is the Animal Friends stall. Join us at Trg bana Jelacica, the central Zagreb square, on September 5-6, 2014. Buy an item on the stall and help the association continue its work. You’ll find a wide choice of T-shirts, cotton bags, books and cookbooks, pens, mugs, vegan animal food and vegan soaps. Visitors may also become members of Animal Friends and thus directly help the association.
Be beautiful without cruelty!
In collaboration with beauty & the beast hair salon and Alverde natural cosmetics donated by the dm-drogerie markt chain, the ZeGeVege Festival has ensured free make-up and hair styling for its visitors. Visit Trg bana Jelacica, the central Zagreb square, on September 5-6, 2014 and put yourself in the capable hands of professional hairdressers and beauticians whoonly use products which have not been tested on animals. You can be clean, beautiful and smell great without being cruel!
Films about animal rights and sustainable living!
In between talks and workshops at this year’s ZeGeVege Festival you’ll be able to watch interesting films on Animal Rights and Sustainable Living. Apart from short videos on Veganism, Carnism, Doctors’ viewpoints on meat consumption and an Animated Short video on nutrition and the environment. You’ll also see a convincing message by Phillip Wollen on the necessary changes needed. We also recommend feature films telling the hidden truth behind meat production and the dairy industry. The talks “The Bomb is Ticking” and “The Best Speech You Will Ever Hear”, will inspire many and encourages changes to eating habits so as to contribute to a healthy and sustainable world for us and all living beings.
Veggie kebab, goulash, cakes and ice-cream… at the ZeGeVege Festival!
For all gourmands and gourmands-to-be, the ZeGeVege Festival will set up three restaurants – Makam Naturkost and Bruna Natürlich Eis from Germany and Vegehop Vegetarian Club from Zagreb. Join us at Trg bana Jelacica, the central Zagreb square, on September 5-6, 2014 and enjoy vegan kebab and burek pie, goulash and pasticada stew, desserts and last year’s absolute hit at ZeGeVege – the unforgettable vegan ice-cream whose unusual ingredients and flavour will “blow your mind”.
Talks and workshops on practical sustainable living!
Homemade herbal toothpaste, home composting, gathering and using edible wild plants are just some of the workshops where you can learn how to apply the simple knowledge of sustainable living in your everyday life. Interesting lecturers, nutritionists and experts from various fields will offer talks and counselling. We are sure you will find something interesting for yourself!
Let’s chill out, we deserved it!
In co-operation with the Chill-Out Hostel Zagreb, the ZeGeVege Festival has ensured accommodation, vegan food and parking at great prices for all exhibitors and performers. Visit the ZeGeVege Festival at Trg bana Jelacica, the central Zagreb square, on September 5-6, 2014 and you might just be the lucky prize winner of a bed & vegan breakfast for two!
Cooking and food preparation workshops!
ZeGeVege Festival visitors will get the chance to taste and learn how to prepare lentil steaks, Mediterranean tomato and egg plant dish, raw pasta Mediterranean way, fermented drinks and food for better digestion and immunity, superfood beverages, tofu dishes and many other delicious dishes.
The Green Story at the ZeGeVege Festival!
The diligent team of the Green Story (Zelena prica) will take care of the greenery at the ZeGeVege Festival. Thanks to their effort and imagination, you’ll be amazed by the green transformation of the stage and the Mandusevac fountain at Trg bana Jelacica, the central square in Zagreb, on September 5-6, 2014.
Fun for kids at the ZeGeVege Festival!
The ZeGeVege Festival offers plenty of fun in the kids corner – The Eco Toys Craft will hold a creative workshop on eco toys while the Vestigium Crafts will present itself with an interesting storytelling session and a workshop called “Around the World With a Book”. Join us at Trg bana Jelacica, the central Zagreb square, on September 5-6, 2014 and enter the magic world of fairy-tales with your youngsters.
More than 20 performers, music and dancing at the ZeGeVege Festival!
This year’s ZeGeVege Festival offers its visitors a rich program of music and performing arts with 26 Croatian performers! Let your hair down! Dance along to pop, hip-hop and rock tunes and surrender to the musical choices of the DJs! Be uplifted by children’s singing and fabulous dancing group performances!
Unusual and delicious stall at the ZeGeVege Festival!
The ZeGeVege Festival promotes sustainable living and vegan diet. In order to show the abundance of plant-based foods and products of the ZeGeVege Festival, for visitors who come to Trg bana Jelacica, the central Zagreb square, on September 5-6, 2014, the organizers will set up a “Vege stall” – a rich display of various vegan products for everybody’s use that are available in Croatian stores. Take a peek – you’ll be surprised to see that many famous products have always been vegan.
More than 80 exhibitors at the ZeGeVege Festival!
With a rich display of healthy vegan food, ecological products and innovations and cosmetics that are not tested on anmals, more than 80 exhibitors are waiting for you at this year’s ZeGeVege Festival. The ZeGeVege Festival also welcomes foreign exhibitors, V-label holders, many associations and humanitarian and ecological initiatives. The ZeGeVege Festival will take place at Trg bana Jelacica, the central Zagreb square, on September 5-6, 2014.