Quick Guide to Vancouver Festivals in May

Vancouver International Children's Festival starts May 30, 2011

There are so many festivals happening around Vancouver in May 2011 that I thought I’d create a quick guide to help you find the fun!

explorAsian Festival – May 1 – 31, 2011
A month-long celebration of Asian culture full of free events, dance, music, visual arts, film, and more.

City of Bhangra Festival – May 4 – 14, 2011
Free and ticketed events that showcase Bhangra in Vancouver, with dhol drummers,  Bhangra dancers, Bhangra competitions and more.

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Quick Guide to Vancouver Festivals in May

Vancouver’s City of Bhangra Festival 2011

In celebration of Asian Heritage Month, the annual City of Bhangra Festival brings nine days of “drums, dance and discussion” to Vancouver from May 4 – 14, 2011.

The 2011 City of Bhangra Festival has something for everyone, with both ticketed and free events that showcase the art of Punjabi folk dance, the history and cultural impact of Bhangra in Vancouver, as well as multicultural performances that feature Bhangra-infused music from around the world.

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Vancouver’s City of Bhangra Festival 2011