Vancouver is a coastal seaport city on the mainland of British Columbia, Canada. Vancouver is one of the most ethnically and linguistically diverse cities in Canada. The most populous in Western Canada.
In 2017, Chinese New Year will be celebrated on Saturday, January 28, 2017.
This signature event of Vancouver’s Chinatown on the occasion of Chinese New Year is the lion dances, cultural dance troupes, marching bands, martial arts performances and much more. To celebrate the special occasion, the parade will grow even bigger with some new team entries and will incorporate more multi-cultural contents.
Route of the Vancouver – Chinese Lunar New Year Parade 2017 :
The 1.3-km long parade route starts at the Millennium Gate on Pender Street, between Shanghai Alley and Taylor Street, proceeds east along Pender Street, turns south onto Gore Street, turns west onto Keefer Street and then disperses on Keefer at Taylor.