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Canada Day Heritage Chinatown Night Market

July 1, 2014 @ 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Canada Day street market

Canada Day Evening Celebration
in Edmonton’s Heritage Chinatown
Street Market and Cultural Performances

When: July 1st, Tuesday, 4pm-9pm (rain or shine) Opening Ceremony 4:30 pm with lion dance and speeches
Where: In front of the Edmonton Chinatown Multicultural Centre, 9540-102 Avenue

Performance will include Lion Dances, Martial
Arts Demonstration, Drumming, Traditional
Dances and Choral Singing by the The Chinese
Freemasons Society of Edmonton, Chinese
Dramatic Club of Edmonton, Hong De Cultural &
Athletic Association, Jing Ying Martial Arts
Association, Shang De Tai Chi Praying Mantis
Martial Arts, Edmonton Chinese Choir,
Edmonton Chinese Cultural Heritage Society,
Xiao Hao Ou Dancing Group, Maple Arts Society
and Oriental Cultural Community Service Centre.
Food will include food trucks and a community BBQ. There will also be original “I Heart Chinatown” t‐shirts for sale.
Mei Hung, Chair of the Chinese Benevolent Association, says: “This night market is a way to bring together the Chinese community, in all its diversity, and also to invite non‐Chinese people to celebrate with us, in the heart of our community”.
Come out to enjoy the sights and sounds of the vibrant Edmonton Chinatown and celebrate Canada’s
birthday with us.

For more info, contact Chinese Benevolent Association of Edmonton 780 429 1914

Stay tuned for more Chinatown events throughout the summer, including an August 23rd Night Market in Chinatown North.

Details

Date:
July 1, 2014
Time:
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Venue

Edmonton Chinatown Multicultural Centre
9540 - 102 Avenue NW
Edmonton, T5H 0E3
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Phone:
780 424 8124