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14 beautiful photos from Victoria’s second annual Awakening Chinatown festival (PHOTOS)

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On Sunday, May 28th Chinatown shimmered and glowed during the second annual Awakening Chinatown festival!

The event was hosted by the Victoria Chinatown Museum Society and showcased the contribution of Chinese Canadians, as well as provided educational insight into the discrimination early-Chinese immigrants faced. 

The Awakening Chinatown festival takes place as a part of Asian Heritage Month — designated as May by the Government of Canada in 2022.

In case you missed this bright and exciting event that celebrated Chinese culture, here are 14 photos of the vibrant event:

(Photo by Colin Smith Takes Pics)
(Photo by Colin Smith Takes Pics)
(Photo by Colin Smith Takes Pics)
(Photo by Colin Smith Takes Pics)
(Photo by Colin Smith Takes Pics)
(Photo by Colin Smith Takes Pics)
(Photo by Colin Smith Takes Pics)
(Photo by Colin Smith Takes Pics)
(Photo by Colin Smith Takes Pics)
(Photo by Colin Smith Takes Pics)
(Photo by Colin Smith Takes Pics)
(Photo by Colin Smith Takes Pics)

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