Category Archives: China Exhibit

The Chinatown arch. August 18

2016 Lung Duck Tong Mid-Autumn Banquet – Saturday, August 20th

Capri Aspe performs the long sleeve dance. August 12

Shaolin martial arts featured at Barkerville’s 19th annual Mid-Autumn Moon Festival

According to ancient Chinese astrology, the moon is at its roundest in the middle of the autumn season. Since the round shape of full moon symbolizes family reunion and togetherness in Chinese culture, one of the preeminent festivals in the Chinese calendar is the Mid-Autumn Moon Festival. During the festival, family members gather to eat […]

August 08

Local governments host martial arts performance in Barkerville

  Williams Lake, B.C. – Local governments in the Central Interior region of B.C. are hosting a series of Chinese martial arts performances between Aug. 18 and Aug. 22, 2016, in partnership with the Cultural Department of Henan Province, People’s Republic of China. The performing group is comprised of 18 elite martial arts practitioners from […]

The incomparable Ben Zhou. August 04

2016 Chinese Mid-Autumn Moon Festival, Saturday August 20th

 

August 04

Barkerville a guest at the Canadian Alliance of Chinese Associations Grand Inauguration of the 6th Executive Team Ceremony in Vancouver’s Chinatown

Barkerville had the pleasure of being a guest at the Canadian Alliance of Chinese Associations Grand Inauguration of the 6th Executive Team Ceremony in Vancouver’s Chinatown. Chief Executive Office of Barkerville, Ed Coleman was honoured to congratulate Executive Chairman, Dian Qi Wang on his new position within the Association and to present Appreciation Certificates to several individuals from 130 […]

2. CEO Ed Coleman, Charles Hankin, Miss Florence Wilson, Chief Terry Boucher, James Douglas, Dawn Leroy November 06

Barkerville’s record-setting season primed by robust provincial partnerships [Part 4 of 4]

  Brief The Honourable Teresa Wat, Minister of International Trade and Minister Responsible for Asia Pacific Strategy and Multiculturalism visited Barkerville this past summer with the Honorable Coralee Oakes, (then) Minister of Community, Sport and Cultural Development, in order to tour Barkerville’s historic Chinatown and discuss future Chinese Legacy Projects A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) […]

Capri Aspe performs the long sleeve dance. August 16

[Photo Gallery] 2015 Chinese Mid-Autumn Moon Festival – Nighttime

The Chinatown arch. August 16

[Photo Gallery] 2015 Chinese Mid-Autumn Moon Festival – Daytime

Barkerville Chinatown Moon by Thomas Drasdauskis August 14

Barkerville’s 18th annual Mid-Autumn Moon Festival – Saturday, August 15th

According to ancient Chinese astrology, the moon is at its roundest in the middle of the autumn season. Since the round shape of full moon symbolizes family reunion and togetherness in Chinese culture, one of the preeminent festivals in the Chinese calendar is the Mid-Autumn Moon Festival. During the festival, family members gather to eat […]

Chee Kung Tong Dedication 2 - photo by Thomas Drasdauskis July 10

Lung Duck Tong Mid-Autumn Moon Festival Banquet

Come celebrate the Mid-Autumn Moon Festival Dinner at the Lung Duck Tong Chinese Restaurant in Barkerville, British Columbia on Saturday, August 15th, 2015… followed by the Mid-Autumn Moon Festival Lantern Parade and Fireworks at Barkerville Historic Town (parade starts at 9:30 PM). There are two seatings for dinner: 5:00 PM and 7:30 PM, respectively. Dinner […]