Всемирный день вегетарианства
On October 1 around the world people celebrate Day of vegetarianism. It is the World day of vegetarianism which was established in 1977. Russian enthusiasts celebrate the World day of vegetarianism by various actions aimed to promotion of these ideas in society. For example, in 2012, on the eve of a holiday, residents of St. Petersburg suggested to try vegetarian dishes and distributed brochures telling about the benefits of vegetarianism.