Traditional European meals and planting of 28 trees, symbolizing the unification of the continent, were part of the initiatives, organized on the occasion of the day of Europe, 9th of May.
Direction European policies in Burgas Municipality celebrated its 7th birthday with good mood, culinary delights, quizzes and prizes. The event was held in park "Veleka" in "Izgrev" quarter and despite the weather has become a real holiday for everyone.
Mayor Dimitar Nikolov planted the first of 28 trees in the park. Deputy Mayor for European Policies Atanaska Nikolova and Ruska Boyadzhieva, coordinator of the project "Integrated Urban Transport Burgas" were with Mayor Nikolov. All trees have plaques with the name and location of the symbolized country.
One of the attractions of the day was the culinary tent. Each guest had the opportunity to experience a traditional European dishes.
Attractive bench, depicting map of Europe was the hidden surprise for everyone. It will be in the park and will be used for educational games.