Hapa-palooza Festival returns for its 7th year of programming from September 22nd-24th, 2017! A vibrant fusion of music, dance, literary, artistic and film performances, Hapa-palooza places prominence on celebrating and stimulating awareness of mixed-heritage and cultural hybrid identity.
- September 22nd: Hip Hapa Hooray Gala from 6:30-9:30pm, we kick off celebrations with hapa-tizers and drinks to honour members of the Hapa community;
- September 23rd: Hapa Family Day in the Park from 1:00-4:00pm, free, family-friendly community afternoon of music, dancing, balloon art, and face painting which welcomes all heritages and ages;
- September 24th: Hapa-palooza Festival at WORD Vancouver from 11:00am to 2:00pm, a free literary event open to all, celebrating unique voices coming together!