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Disco Soup 2018

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Artscape Wychwood Barns

601 Christie Street

THE STOP (right at the back of the building)

Toronto, ON M6G 4C7

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WE ARE BACK!

Slow Food Toronto invites you to join World Disco Soup Day 2018! The pop-up disco party where you dance & fight food waste, by eating it!


A global culinary and musical act of protest: filling bellies, not bins! Disco Soup started 5 years ago as Schnippeldisko in Berlin, Germany, a “protest soup” against food waste that fed 8000 people.

Throughout the food system there’s an enormous amount of perfectly good food being wasted; whether it’s vegetables left to rot in the fields, food discarded by supermarkets or consumers not using what they buy.

Disco Soup aims to raise awareness of this global problem by showing that all this “waste” is actually perfectly edible, even it requires a little effort.

PROGRAM:

  • 3.30 PM - SHOW UP AND REGISTRATIONS
  • 4.00 PM - PEEL, CHOP, DANCE, COOK EAT .. REAPEAT

(We get together to peel and chop vegetables to give to the kitchen where soups will be cooked)

KIDS ACTIVITIES (Sensorial Workshops And Colouring Activities)

  • 6.00 PM SPEAKERS WILL TALK ABOUT COMPOSTING AND FOOD WASTE

SOUP WILL BE SERVED AT THIS TIME

  • 8.00 PM THE MUSIC LOADS UP AND WE WILL CONTINUE DANCING UNTIL 10 PM.

PLEASE signup the time slot you will prefer to show up.

Local "Slow" vendors will be join us with food and other organic products. Beer and wine will be served after 6 pm.

We are pleased to have this year Soupalicious® Toronto jointed to Slow Food Toronto, who will be doing "Veggie Seeds with Kids" workshop where the kids will be doing activities and learning about planting seeds, etc. That is being presented by Plant a Row - Grow a Row.

Soupalicious® will also do a "Recipes in Action in a Zero Waste World" workshop that will be presented by The Compost Council of Canada.

We are excited to see you there!!!


FAQs

Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

You don't need any ID unless when and if you will purchase Alcohol. The legal age for purchase is: 19 years of age.

What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

Transit

When using public transit, use the 126 Christie bus or the 512 St. Clair streetcar to get to the Artscape Wychwood Barns.

Parking

There is no on-site parking. Limited street parking is available on Christie Street, and there are several Green P parking lots located nearby on St. Clair Avenue West.

What can I bring into the event?

Bring Your Jar or mug. However you can rent or buy one from us with a little contribution.

Most important, bring your spirit and energy and make this event fabolous.

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Artscape Wychwood Barns

601 Christie Street

THE STOP (right at the back of the building)

Toronto, ON M6G 4C7

Canada

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