Vancouver Chinatown Chinese New Year Parade
13, 2005 (Sunday
12:00 noon – 2:00 p.m.)
Pender St & Carrall St. to Gore St. & Keefer St.
Sunday is the annual Vancouver Chinatown Chinese New Year Parade.
It starts at 12 noon and goes until 2pm. Starting from the
Chinatown Millenium Gate (designed by my cousin architect Joe Wai) at
the Western edge of Chinatown near Carrall St. and proceeding East
along Pender St. to Gore St. The parade then moves South to
Keefer St., then proceeds West along Keefer back to Carrall St.
Check out the Vancouver Chinatown Business Improvement Assocation website:
Visit www.cbavancouver.ca for more info.
There will be many activities in both Chinatown and the Tinseltown
Complex. At 2pm, check out the Lion Dance demonstrations in the
Chinese Cultural Centre Courtyard beside the entrance to the Dr. Sun
Yat Sen Park.
Info: 604 – 681-1923
604 – 682-8998