Want to explore Europe without leaving Metro Vancouver? Over the last weekend in May, you can experience the food, music, and dancing of up to 30 different countries at the annual European Festival in Burnaby.
On May 30 and 31, Swangard Stadium at Central Park will be the site of a mash-up of European culture. The 18th annual festival features continuous entertainment on two stages with musical performances ranging from Spanish flamenco guitar to Slovenian polka to a Balkan brass band.
Turkey is the featured country this year, and the Vancouver Turkish choir will also be performing.
The headliners on Saturday night are Delhi 2 Dublin, a Vancouver-based band that Hour Magazine called “the United Nations of rock ‘n’ roll”.