Hapa-Palooza: A Vancouver Celebration of Mixed-Roots Arts and Ideas is a new cultural festival that celebrates the city’s identity as a place of hybridity, synergy and acceptance. A vibrant fusion of music, dance, literary, artistic and film performances, Hapa-Palooza places prominence on celebrating and stimulating awareness of mixed-roots identity, especially amongst youth.
Date: September 7-10, 2011, times vary
Where: Vancouver Public Library, Roundhouse Community Centre, Robson Square
Tickets: Most events are free but there will be a Hapa-Palooza Cabaret Celebration on Friday evening, September 9th. Buy a “I ♥ HAPA-PALOOZA” ticket to make a festival donation and receive a 1-year Ricepaper subscription!
More details: Visit the Hapa-Palooza website for full schedule and details or contact info (at) hapapalooza.com.