Awakening Chinatown

Sun. May 26th Victoria Chinatown Free

Event Navigation

Artists (0)
Ticket Outlets (0)
Other Dates (0)
Articles (0)
Video (0)
Photos (0)

Event Info

Awakening Chinatown

Awakening Chinatown 2024 Festival: A Celebration of Culture and Community
Event can be attended in person In-Person Event
Sun. May 26th + Add to Calendar Victoria Chinatown (All Ages)
12:30am - 5:30pm  Doors at: 12:00pm Free

Presented by:

Victoria Chinatown Museum Society
Lead Sponsor: RBC

Event Description

Step into the vibrancy and resilience of Chinese heritage during the third Annual Awakening Chinatown festival on Sunday, May 26, from noon to 5:30 pm.

The Victoria Chinatown Museum Society (VCMS), with Lead Sponsor RBC and in alliance with Chinatown businesses, proudly presents this exciting event to commemorate Asian Heritage Month. Discover the heart of community as local businesses and cultural groups come together to host a wealth of activities for all ages.

This year, expect a wide variety of performances and activities for the whole family, including:
• The timeless grace of traditional Chinese dances, by youth and adult performers
• Vocal performances in various traditional and modern styles, by individuals and groups
• Drumming, magicians and other Asian performance arts
• Chinese arts and crafts and games
• Demonstrations of Chinese calligraphy and fortune telling
• and the chance to meet and learn about Chinese service and community cultural organizations.

Discover more about the event at


Victoria Chinatown

Event Poster

Awakening Chinatown - May 20th @ Victoria Chinatown

Other Events

Search the Directory / Archive

List an Event in the Calendar

List a Physical Single Date or Recurring Event

For physical events that happen at a specific time. For example a concert, or dance performance. If there are multiple shows, you can still duplicate your event to cover them all.

List an Online Livestream Event

For online / livestream events. This will allow you to include a livestream url and have it featured in our livestream listings.

List an Ongoing Event

For events that run over a range of consecutive dates. i.e. Art show, museum show etc.

Submit a Profile to the Directory

List an Individual Artist / Artisan / Musician

(Painter, Carver, Dancer, Writer etc)

List an Arts Ensemble

(Band / Choir /Dance Troupe, Theatre Troupe, Artist Collective etc.)

List an Organization / Resource in the Directory

(organization, business, venue etc)

Submit Art

Submit a piece of Art

Add a photo / information on art by a local artist

Submit Public Art (Current)

Submit a piece of local public art to the gallery & map.

Submit Public Art (Historical)

Add a photos + info on pieces of public art that no longer exist to be included in the permanent public archive.

News + Media

Post an Opportunity

(Jobs, Funding, Calls to Artists)

Add / Link a Video

Add a video, which will be linked to profiles, and appear in the video feed

Add / Link an Article

Add, or link to an article about content in the directory.

Log In to Your Account