Celebration of New Year of the International Village marks the start of the lunar calendar, bringing traditional Chinese Spring festivities and rituals to the community of Vancouver, with exhibition and sales booths on both Main and Upper Levels Level showcasing Chinese New Year festive items, souvenirs, culinary delights and gift wares, multicultural live performance on stage, lucky draw …. etc. This three days event includes an opening celebration with a ceremonial opening and lion dance, attended by officials from three levels government, consulates, and local celebrities. The event will blast off to climax on the last day with the renowned annual cultural extravaganza, the Chinese New Year Parade, featuring over 4,000 participating performers and drawing almost 100,000 spectators along the route on the last occasion, though the day was rainy.
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