Thousands Attend Vaisakhi Festival

Prince George, BC, Canada / CKPG News
Thousands Attend Vaisakhi Festival

The annual Vaisakhi festival got underway in Prince George Saturday morning with a parade at the Sikh temple.

It celebrates the birth of the Sikh faith,  and marks the beginning of the Punjabi harvest.

Organizers say close to 2000-3000 people attended and festivities continue into the evening with a fireworks show set for 10:00 p.m. at CN Centre.

Participants are up from Surrey, Delta and Vancouver.


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  1. Dont know whats up with this says fireworks at ten we waited for an hour and nothing so went to cn center to find out no one around a few drinking there in parking lot so we just came home shouldnt advertise stuff if aint going to ha e god bless you all

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