Colourful parade and Chinese lantern Festival on Saturday and Sunday

    MONTREAL, Sept. 12 /CNW Telbec/ -


    1. A colourful parade through the streets of downtown Toronto -- with
       banners, floats, marching bands and Tai Chi Demonstrations etc...

    2. A traditional East Asian Autumn Moon Festival -- the with numerous
       highly decorated Chinese lanterns, special Chinese vegetarian cuisine,
       open market with artisans and merchants, children's fair with clowns,
       magicians, pony rides, and a petting zoo; an outdoor café with
       performers and entertainers; traditional Chinese Lion and Dragon
       Dances joining together with hundreds of people who have come to enjoy
       this special and unique celebration of the Harvest. This is also an
       opportunity to witness rarely seen Taoist and Confucian ceremonies.

    Why: 1st Anniversary of the Fung Loy Kok Three Religions Temple located
         near Orangeville.

    Where & When :

         Saturday September 13th - Parade starts at Nathan-Phillips Square
         8:30 a.m.   Opening Ceremonies and Taoist Tai Chi(TM) internal arts
         11:00 a.m.  Parade through downtown Toronto

         Afternoon - 1st Anniversary Celebration and Autumn Moon Lantern
         (International Taoist Tai chi Centre -- R.R. 5 Airport Road, 3 km
         north of Hwy 9)
         12:30 p.m.  Vegetarian "Jai" Banquet, Open Market, Children's fair
         2:00 p.m.   1st Anniversary Celebration (Lion and Dragon Dance)
         5:00 p.m.   Open Café and musical Entertainment

         Sunday September 14th - Autumn Moon Festival and Banquet
         (International Taoist Tai chi Centre -- R.R. 5 Airport Road, 3 km
         north of Hwy 9)
         10:00 a.m.  Open Market and Children's Fair opens
         12:00 p.m.  Banquet

    Who: All events are public.

For further information:

For further information: Media Contacts: Dave Draper or Bernard Voyer,
(519) 941-5981, cell phone: (416) 725-6619

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