Community News & Events

Submissions Open!

The Vancouver Asian Heritage Month Society is thrilled to announce the return of its annual explorASIAN festival in May 2020 for its 24th consecutive year celebrating National Asian Heritage Month. This year’s theme “Pan-Asian Cultural Connections” will celebrate our diverse multicultural Canadian Identity and showcase the best arts and culture emerging out of our Canadian Pan-Asian communities. Submissions for explorASIAN 2020 are open from now until February 28th. Please follow the link below to submit your event.



Pan-Asian Recognition Awards Nominations

Every year at the Annual Recognition Awards Gala, VAHMS honours three individuals, community organizations, or educational institutions representing Pan-Asian communities that have made significant contributions towards the social integration of their communities through cross-cultural exchange. Nominations for honourees are open until April 25th through the link below.  

The Honourees will be recognized at our Annual Recognition Awards Gala on June 5th at the Pink Pearl Chinese Restaurant. Reserve your tickets now through the link below!