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Get ready to immerse yourself in the vibrant and colorful Asian cultures as the Asian Heritage Society of Manitoba proudly presents the Asian Heritage Month events for May 2023. From an opening ceremony to various exhibits, showcases, and festivals, this month-long celebration promises to be a feast for the senses.

The festivities kick off on May 1 with the Opening Ceremony at the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba. Experience the rich and diverse cultures of the Asian Canadian communities through art, music, dance, and more. Other event highlights include the FascinAsian Film Festival, East Asian Art Exhibit, Asian Canadian Writer’s Showcase, Comedy Show, Dance Showcase, Asian Canadian Showcase at Taste of Asia and more. Most events are free except for some activities at the FascinAsian Film Festival, and probably the Asian Heritage Month Comedy Show.

The Asian Heritage Month activities for month of May is organized by the Asian Heritage Society of Manitoba, an incorporated non-profit organization with members from the Asian Canadian communities since 2002.

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In May 2017, the Government of Manitoba formally recognized May as Asian Heritage Month.

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