Toronto Chinatown (Downtown Central)

Toronto Chinatown at Dundas and Spadina – one of several Chinatowns across the city – is the Chinatown most tourists go to. Many people come here for Chinese food and bubble tea. You also get the best prices in town for souvenirs, fresh produce, tour packages, foreign exchanges rates and apparel.

Toronto Chinatown is located between Kensington Market and AGO – Art Gallery of Ontario – a short walk west from Dundas Square in the city centre.

Toronto Chinatown gets very busy at weekends and holidays including Sundays and Christmas Day as shops here open 365 days a year.
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2011 Fortune Cooking Festival

A sizzling full-course menu of Pan-Asian culture right here in Toronto.

Tai Chi and Wushu Demonstrations by Ji Hong Tai Chi

Mikoshi & Shishimai

About Mikoshi (Portable Shrine):

A mikoshi is a portable Shinto shrine. Shinto followers believe that it serves as the vehicle of a divine spirit in Japan at the time of a parade of deities. Often, the mikoshi resembles a miniature building, with pillars, walls, a roof, a veranda and a railing. During a matsuri, or Japanese festival, people bear a mikoshi on their shoulders by means of the two or four poles. They bring the mikoshi from the shrine, carry it around the neighborhoods that worship at the shrine.
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