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Hip Hapa Hooray Awards Gala 2017

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700 Hamilton St

Vancouver, BC V6B 2R5

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An evening of celebration to kick off our 2017 festival!

Live music by Desirée Dawson, CBC's 2016 Television Searchlight talent contest winner, and a keynote performance of SOMA TEXT by noted performer, activist and educator Michelle La Flamme.

At our awards presentation, inspiring community members of mixed heritage will be honoured with the Trailblazer Award presented to Joël Watanabe (award-winning chef and restaurateur - Bao Bei and Kissa Tanto), the Innovation Award presented to Ann Marie Fleming (award-winning filmmaker - WINDOW HORSES), and Community Builder Award presented to Wayde Compton (award-winning activist, poet and author).

Guests will enjoy "hapa-paella" by Open Sesame Catering, “hapa-tizers" by Chau Veggie Express and drinks, as well as a treaure-filled silent auction. The evening will also feature a visual art display by artists Mandy Tsung, Katie So & Jamie Carlson, and is hosted by the elegant Vanessa Richards.

Thank you to Eclipse Awards for sponsoring our beautiful sustainable handcrafted awards.

Also thank you to Hapa Izakaya, La Mezcaleria, dutil. Denim Shop, Maenam/Fat Mao/Longtail/Freebird, River West Market, The Naam, Skoah, Sapadilla Soap Company, The Butler Did It Catering, Nikkei National Museum and Cultural Centre, Scandinazn and so many more for contributing to our silent auction.

All are welcome!

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