Vegetarian food fair in Oeiras

IF YOU are a vegetarian or enjoy eating vegetarian food, then head for Oeiras near Lisbon this weekend for the country’s biggest fair dedicated to vegetarianism!

Taking place at the Jardim Municipal de Oeiras (the municipal park) until September 11, the fair showcases the latest in vegetarian food, promising cooking demonstrations and nutrition workshops.

In addition to the delicious food on offer, the fair also includes yoga, massage, meditation and acupuncture demonstrations as well as musical entertainment. For adults wishing to provide their children with the best possible diet, talks can be attended, which offer advice on child nutrition. A whole range of cookery books and organic produce will also be on sale.

Tickets are available at four euros each for adults, and children under nine-years-old enter free of charge. Senior citizens pay 2.50 euros. For more information, visit