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Back to School with Westgate

School discounts are launched! The end of summer and vacations is getting near and the new school year, followed by new excitements, is about to start. On the upcoming Late Night Shopping, August 19 – 21, Westgate Shopping City will delight you with offers for you and your school kids. Whether your child is only starting school or is already a full grown school kid, going back to school will be easier with brand new clothes, footwear and school equipment at great discounts. 

Every new beginning is hard, but everything gets easier with Westgate’s Back to School offer. In Westgate Shopping City’s rich offer of 240 stores with Croatian and international brands you will find all you need for you and your children. Latest trends; comfortable clothes and trendy shoes, new modern school bags and backpacks, school supplies and accessories and everything else that your child needs for a proud and fun school beginning awaits in Westgate’s stores at great prices.

Take the perfect opportunity to enjoy a pleasant and simple shopping, take on new challenges with special Back to School offers and face new beginnings with a smile. Let this school year be special – visit Westgate and make the most of our great offers and excellent discounts for a successful new school adventure!

 


 

Hot summer sales in Westgate!

Special offers and new surprises await in the largest shopping center in Croatia! Among 240 stores with over 700 renowned Croatian and international brands, you will most certainly find all you are looking for yourself and the entire family. Westgate is an ideal place to enjoy summer shopping, relax and have fun.

If you still do not have plans for this summer, visit Westgate Shopping City and spend time shopping in a beautiful, relaxed ambience while selecting the best fashion looks for the upcoming hot season or just unwind with your family, friends and a refreshing drink. Check out our extensive offer of summer articles at great prices!

If you get exhausted shopping, relax in one of our beautiful oases with fountains in the Center and enjoy a diverse offer of food and drinks in a confortable air-conditioned ambient. 

See you in Westgate!

 


 

Eventful weekend in Westgate

Westgate Shopping City is hosting the largest exhibition of commercial vehicles in the region – “Truck and Bus Roll Show” is to be held on May 20th and 21st with over 50 exhibitors.  At the same time, all animal lovers will have the opportunity to take a look at and evaluate the most beautiful cats on International Cats Show taking place in Westgate. All bodybuilding lovers will enjoy the bodybuilding contest, while all our visitors can expect our famous weekend shopping event - Late Night Shopping.

All cat lovers will enjoy this weekend as we are once again hosting the International Cats Shows where domestic and international exhibitors are to present their most beautiful furred pets. Visit the Show and enjoy in our pretty four-legged guests!

Visit also the “Truck and Bus Roll Show” taking place at the Center’s parking lots with over 50 exhibitors of trucks and buses, delivery vehicles and construction machines and equipment. Demo vehicles for test drives will also be on disposal for all drivers who visit the Roll show with their own trucks.

Recreational and professional athletes can attend the largest bodybuilding contest in Croatia. Find out all answers to your questions from trained bodybuilders and prepare your body for the upcoming warm days.

Round up all your experiences with great offers and discounts on our Late Night Shopping. Shine in breezy fashion mixes from the latest collections of famous local and international brands, find something for your home, for yourself or buy delicious food.  We prepared a weekend full of events for you and your loved ones!

 


 

Gastronomy adventure in Westgate

This spring the largest shopping mall in Croatia is turning into a true gourmand destination where food is made with love. From May 13th to 15th experience gourmand delights on our Local Corner – a fair where numerous exhibitors will present their homemade specialties. With great offers on the new Late Night Shopping edition, renew your closet for this spring and shine! 

Local Corner will live up our gastronomy story with a quality offer, which will allow you to taste the difference between the industrially produced food and local specialties. Try eco strawberries, various tastes of cheese, delicatessen, vegie products, winter preserves, liqueurs and juices, which make just one part of the offer.

Westgate is also inviting you to make advantage of numerous offers and discounts on our famous Late Night Shopping. A wide selection of clothes, footwear and accessories will most certainly freshen and complete your spring fashion mixes. Round up your gourmand experiences and excellent shopping with fun martial arts show – Brazilian Jiu Jitsuu contest is to be held on May 14th.

Visit Westgate Shopping City and enjoy a number of interesting events!

 


 

Days of Babies, Children and Expectant mothers again in Westgate!

The largest fair of this kind in southeastern Europe will once again, 15 – 17 April, present special offers and discounts on specialized products. On 24th edition of the fair, visitors will enjoy the rich entertaining program. Don’t miss out also on spring offers on new collections on our new Late Night Shopping!

Pleasant space of Westgate Shopping City will again host numerous exhibitors on the new edition of Days of Babies, Children and Expectant mothers Fair which will present novelties, specialized products and services.  Entrance to the Fair is free and during those three days, over 25 hours of program – contests, children choirs’ and dance group performances will take place, with the help of animators who will make sure that fun never stops.

Alongside the well-known Fair, do not miss on the new spring collections – with the top offer of renowned local and international brands you will always be trendy and fashionable. Visit the largest shopping mall in Croatia with friends and family, experience the relaxing ambiance with beautiful green oases and enjoy the great atmosphere of new Baby Days in Westgate. See you!

 


 

Make your Prom Night even more special!

The unique fair for graduates, Prom Expo, is being held in Westgate for the second time. From March 18 to March 20, all current and future graduates will find something for one of the most beautiful evening in their lives. Diverse offer will include gowns, suits and footwear, makeup and locations for graduation trips. The Fair will not lack entertainment – alongside the Croatian Prom Queen competition, Salsa de Fuego dance workshops and our Facebook prize contest where a graduation girl and her mum can win Wedding City and Di Caprio gowns, don’t miss our spring shopping offers!

The new edition of Prom Expo will again present best of the best from gowns, suits, shoes, makeup, jewelry, hair stylists and photographers. Graduates will easily find all they need for their fairytale evening, while this specialized fair will also ease the celebration’s organization. Besides all necessary for the organization of prom nights, many colleges, universities and tourist agencies will present their offers.

Alongside many offers presented by this unique fair, do not miss the new edition of Late Night Shopping as numerous fashion mixes and great offers provide a unique shopping experience! Among new spring collections you will find all for your spring look, whatever style you cherish. See you in Westgate!

 


 

International Cats Show once again in Westgate

On March 12th and 13th Westgate Shopping City will once again host the International Cats Show where numerous exhibitors are to present the most beautiful breeds of cats and compete for the flattering “Best in Show” title. We have prepared great Facebook prizes for all cat lovers as well as an abundance of spring offers on fashion brands.

Organized by the Croatian Feline Association, the International Cats Show will be a true experience for cat lovers. Domestic and international exhibitors will present their most beautiful four-legged models while one will be awarded as the owner of the most beautiful cat – Best in Show. The exhibit is opening on Saturday, March 12 at noon and lasts until 9 p.m., and is open also on Sunday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Be sure to follow Westgate’s official Facebook page for a prize contest, March 8 – 10, when the cutest photos will be awarded with tickets for the show and other great prizes!

Don’t miss the Mediterranean specialties of one of the most famous world cuisines – the Italian one. On “Tastes of Italy” festival, visitors will enjoy the world’s famous delicacies like pasta, olives and cured meat products.

Next to socializing with cats, shopping is also a great way to relax and get in mood. Spring is coming so the time is ideal to renovate your styling and prepare for the coming of warmer days with new fashion outfits. Numerous spring offers await within our popular Late Night Shopping – see you in Westgate!

 


 

Wanted: Westgate’s Chief Mug!

Westgate is to host the 3rd Pet Fair, 19 to 21 February, where an exhibit of the most diverse animals will be held – from cats and dogs to birds and reptiles. The fair is the right place for all – especially animal lovers and children! Join us during three days of socializing with animals and make the most of numerous offers and discounts on our traditional Late Night Shopping.

Different events and contests will accompany the fair, and one of the most famous is our popular competition for the most beautiful dog of the fair – Westgate’s Chief Mug. Be sure to come, bring your pet and join our competition! Don’t miss the canine fashion show where “Mickey Cash” fashion collection for dogs will be presented, designed by Boris Banovic. And for the fashion show experience to be complete, we need models! If your four-legged friend’s character traits include patience and obedience and he is at the same time cheerful and can walk next to you, be sure to apply on Facebook by sending your dog’s photo, a short description and your personal information on our e-mail – your dog might be chosen as one of our 20 models!

Besides entertaining, the whole event has also a charitable character – during the last two fairs about 80 animals were adopted. If you are thinking about adoption and love animals but you were not able to adopt a pet so far, take this opportunity and provide a warm home to some of the abandoned animals.

A great selection of food, cookies, equipment, cosmetics, beds, advice and everything else that you need for your pet await on exhibitors’ stands – with excellent discounts. With the Fair’s excellent entertaining and educational program like dancing with dogs, demonstrative practice by firemen, agility program, workshops of making domestic dog cookies and the fashion show, we are sure you will have an excellent time!

 


 

New Wedding Expo in Westgate

From January 22 to January 24, Westgate will be the ideal place for all those who are preparing for the most important day of their lives. On Wedding Expo, the largest wedding exhibition in the region, more than 130 exhibitors will present their wide variety of products and services. Visitors can find everything they need for a dream wedding in one place and also enjoy in Late Night Shopping’s numerous shop offers.

On the new edition of Wedding Expo exhibitors will present a diverse choice of wedding dresses, tuxedos, shoes, jewelry, flowers and other details that are needed for the most special day in the life of every woman and man. Numerous exhibitors and their great offer of music, decorations, lighting, luxury gastronomy, stationery, photo and video production, transport and travels will make attaining everything necessary for a wedding so much easier.

A sophisticated fashion show will be held on Sunday 23, in the elegant ambient of Wedding City, where famous designers Boris Banović, Martina Felja, Demetrios, Ana Milani and a special guest, Maja Ferme from Slovenia will present their breath-taking wedding dresses for the season Fall/Winter 2016 .

Westgate has also prepared a contest on the official Westgate Facebook page. Sign in and share your funny and charming experiences with wedding traditions - the winner gets a free rental wedding dress in the Wedding City.

Do not miss this year’s Wedding Expo at Westgate!

 


 

WELCOME TO THE LARGEST CROATIAN SHOPPING MALL

Located west of the City of Zagreb, WESTGATE Shopping City is the largest Croatian mall, occupying 226,000 gross square meters and with 100,000 m2 of retail space. The total of 270 million euro was invested in this international project by investor groups FOCUS INVEST GmbH, Braunsberger Holding and PlusCity/Shopping Center WESTGATE Zagreb Beteiligungs GmbH, and it was built in record time of only 15 months. Westgate mega-mall, opened in November 2009, with 3.3 kilometers of shop windows, represents a true fashion center accommodating about 240 stores and large brands like Zara (with 5 fashion lines), H&M, P&C, C&A, New Yorker, Lacoste, Humanic, Drogeriemarkt, Müller, Intersport, Hervis, Technomarket (6000 m2 of electronic goods), Konzum, bio&bio and many others. The Center is located 2.5 kilometers west from downtown Zagreb and is distinguished by strong focus on services and exceptional infrastructure: 7,250 parking lots (2,500 in parking garage), direct connection to A2 highway and four free bus lines. In the wide range of entertainment services the Center offers, among others, a large children KID'S WORLD playground on 4,000 m2, 22 gastronomy facilities, free inline skating terrain for kids and a bowling center.

 


 

General info:

WESTGATE Shopping City - the largest Croatian shopping mall

Location: North-west of Zagreb (Zaprešić), on A2 highway
WESTGATE Shopping City area: 250.000 m²
Gross area: 226.000 m²
Retail area: 100.000 m²
Investment: 270 million euro
Ownership: FOCUS INVEST GmbH, Braunsberger Holding, Shopping Center WESTGATE Zagreb Beteiligungs GmbH
Stores: Over 240 stores, renowned local and international brands
Gastronomy: 18 restaurants, bars and coffee shops
Traffic connections: connected directly to A2 highway, minibus to rail station, own bus terminal with free bus lines to Crnomerec, Savski most, Ljubljanica and Zapresic
Parking: 7,250 parking lots, 2,500 in parking garage
Kids: Free KID’S WORLD playground on 4,000 m² - the largest indoor children playground in Croatia
Entertainment: Free indoor INLINE skating for kids, large bowling club and numerous family attractions.

 


 

WESTGATE Press Office:

Erna Žganjar
E-mail: [email protected]