Chinatown & Dim Sum Tour 2024: Explore culture, cuisine, and commmunity in downtown Winnipeg   

May 1, 2024, Treaty No.1 Territory, Winnipeg, MB – Downtown Winnipeg BIZ is thrilled to announce the return of its highly anticipated Chinatown & Dim Sum Tour for the 2024 season. Building on the tremendous success of previous years, this year’s tours promise an enriching experience that celebrates culture, cuisines, and community in of downtown Winnipeg.   

Led by the local Dim Sum aficionado, Carter Chen, participants will embark on a two-hour walking tour through the heart of Winnipeg’s Chinatown. Attendees will experience the intricacies of dim sum etiquette and diving into the cultural insights of each dish and the neighbourhood’s unique architecture and landmarks.   

“This tour isn’t just about tasting delicious food; it’s about being immersed in the rich history that is woven through Winnipeg’s vibrant Chinatown,” says Carter Chen. “Every dumpling, every tea pour, tells a story that connects us to the rich heritage of this neighbourhood and our city.”  

This year’s Chinatown & Dim Sum Tour has been expanded into the fall season, spanning from May to October with one tour per month. In response to the high demand, this will provide more opportunities for locals and tourists alike to partake in this unique experience. Tickets for each tour will go on sale at 10 a.m. CDT on the first of every month.  

“As our beloved city celebrates its 150th year, we are excited to celebrate the positive impact Chinatown and Winnipeg’s Chinese community have played in shaping our downtown community and city,” says Olivia Billson. “We look forward to welcoming participants to experience this unique tour and vibrant area of our downtown community.” 

Tour dates:  

  • May 25   
  • June 22  
  • July 20  
  • August 17  
  • September 21  
  • October 19   

Downtown Winnipeg BIZ Tours offer expert guidance, providing participants with insights and recommendations from passionate local experts. Guests will encounter one-of-a-kind experiences unique to the downtown area.     

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Media Contact:  

Olivia Billson   

Director of Marketing, Engagement and Communications  

Downtown Winnipeg BIZ  

Phone: 204-806-2506  

Email: olivia@downtownwinnipegbiz.com