Join us for our first vegan networking dinner at Cafe Mandarina in Mandara Equestrian Club!
An afternoon of tasting healthy food, spending time with the Ride to Rescue horses and meeting like-minded people!
A completely new concept in the UAE.
This dinner is for anyone who feels interested - vegans or non vegans, animal lovers, nature lovers... if this event has your attention, why not give it a try?
The United Arab Emirates is a multi-cultural country characterized by it's openness - be a part of this cultural and just come, be curious and make new connections!
This is NOT about horse riding, and you don't need to have any horse
experience. You can touch them and interact with them, but don't have
Feel free to bring your friends along.
Due to safety reasons and also for a more intimate connection, we have to limit the number of participants, therefore please sign up using the form below.
As animal lovers, both Yasmin and Monica have lived as vegetarians and mostly also vegans for many years.
Noticing an uprise in the past years of this way of eating has been very uplifting.
We want to use this afternoon to meet both other vegans in the UAE, but also to introduce this type of food to non-vegans and give them a little tasting.
In conjunction with Cafe Mandarina and Mandara Farms, who are known for their healthy, home-made food grown in UAE, and together with our horses, we want to share our own experiences and show you what vegan food can be like.
Additionally, we are proud to welcome Pure Vegan Love with their exceptional plant based Artisan Cheezes at the event. They will bring samples of their non-dairy, additive free range of "cheeses" to the dinner for you to try and taste!
We will start at 4pm on Saturday, October 20th in Cafe Mandarina which
is located inside Mandara Equestrian Club on the outskirts of Abu
Use Google Maps to plan your route and please try to arrive a few minutes early so we can start on time:
Want more details about the venue? Have a look at the website of Mandara Equestrian Club.
It is important that you bring closed shoes (please no sandals or
flip flops) as we are walking through sand and you want to protect your
Also wear comfortable clothes and be ready to go outdoors for a while.
Don't forget your business cards and bring an appetite for healthy new food!
There is a fee of 260 AED which includes food, drinks and the costs for the horses and facilities.
You can see the menu here.
Please note that we require the payment in advance to confirm your attendance and to plan the food - details will be sent to you via email.
Please sign up by filling in the form below and follow the instructions.
Spaces will be allocated on a first come, first serve basis.
If you want to speak to us for more details, or need help on the day, please get in touch with
Monica at +971 50 2512 480 (MSB Connect) or
Yasmin at +971 52 193 5544 (Ride to Rescue)
We and the horses look forward to meeting you!