Canada Day celebration set to offer participants taste of Canadian culture
June 25, 2013, 12:11 am TWN
TAIPEI -- The Canada Day celebration to be held in Taipei later this week will allow visitors to get up close and personal with Canadian fine arts, live music, food and sports, according to the organizers.
The event celebrating Canada's 146th birthday will be held at the Hakka Cultural Park in Taipei on June 29, the Canadian Chamber of Commerce in Taiwan said recently.
Visitors to the event will have the opportunity to taste Canadian beef dishes and enjoy live performances by several Canadian bands, such as The Ever So Friendlies, the chamber said.
A hockey game will also be held for children, giving them the chance to experience Canada's national sport, and fireworks will be set off to conclude the event, which will run from 1 p.m. to 8 p.m., it said.