2012 TELUS TAIWANfest at Vancouver Art Gallery Plaza & Robson Square – September 1 – 3, 2012

2012 TELUS TAIWANfest at Vancouver Art Gallery Plaza - September 1 - 3, 2012

A free, multidisciplinary festival showcasing Taiwan’s best!

A three-day culinary arts, music, dance and film fest that sparks a new dialogue on Canada’s multifaceted lifestyles between new immigrants and Canadians who have been here for generations. Highlights include a performance by a cappella superstars O-Kai Singers, a tap dancing extravaganza featuring Dance Works, and a food demo outlining the delicate art of stewing!

Venue:

Vancouver Art Gallery & Granville Street, Downtown
801 West Georgia Street, Vancouver, BC
Free Admission

Robson Square Plaza
800 Robson Street, Vancouver, BC V6Z 3B7
Free Admission

Date:

Saturday, September 1, 2012 to Monday, September 3, 2012

Time:

Saturday 11:00-22:00 / Sunday 11:00-22:00 / Monday 11:00-18:00

Co-produced by Asian-Canadian Special Events Association.

Program Schedule:

September 1, 2012

Time What’s on at TELUS TAIWANfest Stage
11:00 am Opening Ceremonies
01:00 pm Amazing Grace Band
02:30 pm DayDreamers+ | Dance Works
04:00 pm Lahuy ta | O-KAI A-Capella
05:30 pm Beautiful Haiyan | Wild Harvest Music of Taiwan
07:00 pm It’s a Cult | Exit Clov
08:30 pm A Gift of Love by Pin Kuan | Pin Kuan

 

Time What’s on at Vancouver Art Gallery Plaza
11:30 am – 07:00 pm Taiwan Sports Hall of Fame

 

Time What’s on at Robson Square Plaza
04:00 – 05:30 pm Culinary Mosaic in Canada by Christine Liu
06:30 – 08:00 pm King of Stewing | Chelf
12:30 – 08:00 pm New Taipei City Tea Barista

 

Time What’s on at Granville Street
11:00 am – 08:00 pm Wellness School
11:00 am – 08:00 pm Tea for Thoughts
11:00 am- 08:00 pm Simple is Good!
11:00 am – 08:00 pm Tainan Street Banquet
11:00 – 07:00 pm Super Mom
11:00 am – 11:00 pm International Food Fair
11:00 am – 08:30 pm BBQ Fair
11:00 am – 07:00 pm Crafts & Crafts
11:00 am – 07:00 pm Island Prodigies
12:00 pm, 02:00 pm, 04:00 pm, 06:00 pm Survey Says presented by TELUS
01:00 pm – 04:30 pm Granville Tour
11:00 am – 07:00 pm Green Household
11:00 am – 07:00 pm Bird Ecology

 

Time What’s on at CBC Studio 700
01:30 pm Sing It! (64 Mins.)
03:30 pm Bird without Borders (60 Mins.)
05:30 pm Tracing the River to Its Source (60 Mins)
07:30 pm Song of the Forest (60 Mins)

September 2, 2012

Time What’s on at TELUS TAIWANfest Stage
12:00 pm Candyman | Metrovan Linedance Society
01:00 pm Feng Fei Fei Mini Concert
02:30 pm It’s a Cult! | Exit Clov
04:00 pm DayDreamers+ | Dance Works
05:30 pm Wild Harvest Music of Taiwan | Beautiful Haiyan
07:00 pm Lahuy ta | O-KAI Signers
08:30 pm Never Leave Yen-J Alone Concert | Yen-J

 

Time What’s on at Vancouver Art Gaiiery Plaza
12:30 am – 07:00 pm Taiwan Sports Hall of Fame

 

Time What’s on at Robson Square Plaza
12:30 – 02:00 pm King of Stewing
03:00 – 04:00 pm Sweet Taiwan
05:00 – 06:30 pm Culinary Mosaic in Canada
12:00 – 08:00 pm New Taipei Tea Barista

 

Time What’s on at Granville Street
11:00 – 08:00 pm Wellness School
11:00 – 08:00 pm Tea for Thoughts
11:00 – 08:00 pm Simple is Good!
11:00 – 08:00 pm Tainan Street Banquet
12:00 – 07:00 pm Super Mom
12:00 – 11:00 pm International Food Fair
11:00 – 08:30 pm BBQ Fair
11:00 – 07:00 pm Crafts & Crafts
11:00 – 07:00 pm Island Prodigies
12:00 pm, 02:00 pm, 04:00 pm, 06:00 pm Survey Says presented by TELUS
01:00 pm – 04:30 pm Granville Tour
12:00 pm – 08:00 pm Green Household
12:00 pm – 08:00 pm Bird Ecology

 

Time What’s on at CBC Studio 700
01:30 pm Yes, Taiwan’s Night Market (50 Mins.)
03:30 pm Classmates (49 Mins.)
05:30 pm Baseball Boys (90 Mins.)
07:30 pm Zoom Hunting (87 Mins)

September 3, 2012

Time What’s on at TELUS TAIWANfest Stage
12:00 pm Hakka Runway
02:00 pm Chibi Taiko
03:30 pm Bhangra Dancing
05:00 pm Korean Dance

 

Time What’s on at Vancouver Art Gallery Plaza
12:30 am – 05:00 pm Taiwan Sports Hall of Fame

 

Time What’s on at Robson Square Plaza
12:00 – 05:00 pm New Taipei Tea Barista
01:00 pm Maternal Cooking by Windmill Living
03:00 pm Sweet Taiwan

 

Time What’s on at Granville Street
11:00 – 05:00 pm Wellness School
11:00 – 05:00 pm Tea for Thoughts
11:00 – 05:00 pm Simple is Good!
11:00 – 05:00 pm Tainan Street Banquet
11:00 – 05:00 pm Super Mom
11:00 – 05:00 pm International Food Fair
11:00 – 05:00 pm BBQ Fair
11:00 – 05:00 pm Crafts & Crafts
11:00 – 05:00 pm Island Prodigies
12:00 pm, 01:30 pm, 03:00 pm Survey Says presented by TELUS
01:00 pm – 04:30 pm Granville Tour
12:00 pm – 07:00 pm Green Household
12:00 pm – 07:00 pm Bird Ecology

 

For more information, please visit: http://taiwanfest.ca

Image: Vancouver Kuna Photography

James Chung

Vancouver Lifestyle, Cool Tech & Travel Adventure. Email: [email protected]

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