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

TimeWhat’s on at TELUS TAIWANfest Stage
11:00 amOpening Ceremonies
01:00 pmAmazing Grace Band
02:30 pmDayDreamers+ | Dance Works
04:00 pmLahuy ta | O-KAI A-Capella
05:30 pmBeautiful Haiyan | Wild Harvest Music of Taiwan
07:00 pmIt’s a Cult | Exit Clov
08:30 pmA Gift of Love by Pin Kuan | Pin Kuan

 

TimeWhat’s on at Vancouver Art Gallery Plaza
11:30 am – 07:00 pmTaiwan Sports Hall of Fame

 

TimeWhat’s on at Robson Square Plaza
04:00 – 05:30 pmCulinary Mosaic in Canada by Christine Liu
06:30 – 08:00 pmKing of Stewing | Chelf
12:30 – 08:00 pmNew Taipei City Tea Barista

 

TimeWhat’s on at Granville Street
11:00 am – 08:00 pmWellness School
11:00 am – 08:00 pmTea for Thoughts
11:00 am- 08:00 pmSimple is Good!
11:00 am – 08:00 pmTainan Street Banquet
11:00 – 07:00 pmSuper Mom
11:00 am – 11:00 pmInternational Food Fair
11:00 am – 08:30 pmBBQ Fair
11:00 am – 07:00 pmCrafts & Crafts
11:00 am – 07:00 pmIsland Prodigies
12:00 pm, 02:00 pm, 04:00 pm, 06:00 pmSurvey Says presented by TELUS
01:00 pm – 04:30 pmGranville Tour
11:00 am – 07:00 pmGreen Household
11:00 am – 07:00 pmBird Ecology

 

TimeWhat’s on at CBC Studio 700
01:30 pmSing It! (64 Mins.)
03:30 pmBird without Borders (60 Mins.)
05:30 pmTracing the River to Its Source (60 Mins)
07:30 pmSong of the Forest (60 Mins)

September 2, 2012

TimeWhat’s on at TELUS TAIWANfest Stage
12:00 pmCandyman | Metrovan Linedance Society
01:00 pmFeng Fei Fei Mini Concert
02:30 pmIt’s a Cult! | Exit Clov
04:00 pmDayDreamers+ | Dance Works
05:30 pmWild Harvest Music of Taiwan | Beautiful Haiyan
07:00 pmLahuy ta | O-KAI Signers
08:30 pmNever Leave Yen-J Alone Concert | Yen-J

 

TimeWhat’s on at Vancouver Art Gaiiery Plaza
12:30 am – 07:00 pmTaiwan Sports Hall of Fame

 

TimeWhat’s on at Robson Square Plaza
12:30 – 02:00 pmKing of Stewing
03:00 – 04:00 pmSweet Taiwan
05:00 – 06:30 pmCulinary Mosaic in Canada
12:00 – 08:00 pmNew Taipei Tea Barista

 

TimeWhat’s on at Granville Street
11:00 – 08:00 pmWellness School
11:00 – 08:00 pmTea for Thoughts
11:00 – 08:00 pmSimple is Good!
11:00 – 08:00 pmTainan Street Banquet
12:00 – 07:00 pmSuper Mom
12:00 – 11:00 pmInternational Food Fair
11:00 – 08:30 pmBBQ Fair
11:00 – 07:00 pmCrafts & Crafts
11:00 – 07:00 pmIsland Prodigies
12:00 pm, 02:00 pm, 04:00 pm, 06:00 pmSurvey Says presented by TELUS
01:00 pm – 04:30 pmGranville Tour
12:00 pm – 08:00 pmGreen Household
12:00 pm – 08:00 pmBird Ecology

 

TimeWhat’s on at CBC Studio 700
01:30 pmYes, Taiwan’s Night Market (50 Mins.)
03:30 pmClassmates (49 Mins.)
05:30 pmBaseball Boys (90 Mins.)
07:30 pmZoom Hunting (87 Mins)

September 3, 2012

TimeWhat’s on at TELUS TAIWANfest Stage
12:00 pmHakka Runway
02:00 pmChibi Taiko
03:30 pmBhangra Dancing
05:00 pmKorean Dance

 

TimeWhat’s on at Vancouver Art Gallery Plaza
12:30 am – 05:00 pmTaiwan Sports Hall of Fame

 

TimeWhat’s on at Robson Square Plaza
12:00 – 05:00 pmNew Taipei Tea Barista
01:00 pmMaternal Cooking by Windmill Living
03:00 pmSweet Taiwan

 

TimeWhat’s on at Granville Street
11:00 – 05:00 pmWellness School
11:00 – 05:00 pmTea for Thoughts
11:00 – 05:00 pmSimple is Good!
11:00 – 05:00 pmTainan Street Banquet
11:00 – 05:00 pmSuper Mom
11:00 – 05:00 pmInternational Food Fair
11:00 – 05:00 pmBBQ Fair
11:00 – 05:00 pmCrafts & Crafts
11:00 – 05:00 pmIsland Prodigies
12:00 pm, 01:30 pm, 03:00 pmSurvey Says presented by TELUS
01:00 pm – 04:30 pmGranville Tour
12:00 pm – 07:00 pmGreen Household
12:00 pm – 07:00 pmBird 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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