Celebrating Canada 150 will see communities across our country celebrating like never before. Winnipeg’s Chinese community, which began with some 200 residents last century to over 20,000 today, is planning to be part of a country wide synchronized event.
It will join 8 other Canadian communities on Canada Day, to create the Canada 150 , Atlantic to Pacific Celebration where synchronized drumming takes place from coast to coast. Winnipeg drummers will gather downtown at the Chinese Cultural center to perform. The event will be broadcast live across all 8 cities on social media around the world.
Organizers want Winnipeggers to join and DRUM. Hand drums, snare drums , steel drums , highland drums ,even pots and pans are welcome. You’ll be pounding out your pride with the rest of Canada. The Chinese Community center is located at 180 king. The event is set for 1pm , Canada Day. More info at http://www.canada150drumming.com
This short video should bring a burst of patriotism and have you drummin’ with hundreds of others on July First….