On June 27, 2019, the Confucius Institute at the University of Saskatchewan took part in, on invitation, the Multicultural Celebration Event organized by the Saskatoon Open-Door Society at River Landing Amphitheatre. More than 300 audience participated in this celebration event.
The USask CI brought to the event several Chinese-style art performances, including the Chinese folk dance “Mei Lao Zi”, lion dance, Chinese musical instrument “Ruan” solo, Qipao show, etc.
Dance “Mei Lao Zi”
The USask CI also displayed a lot of Chinese cultural artworks, such as Peking Opera masks, paper-cutting, Chinese knots, dough figurines, Chinese chess, etc., which attracted a lot of audience.
There were performances and cultural displays by other cultural groups and organizations as well, such as the First Nation, Ukraine, India, Russia, etc.