Celebrate the 70th anniversary of the New People’s Republic of China at GlobalFest! 

CALGARY, AB – August 20, 2019 – On Tuesday, August 20, join GlobalFest at Elliston Park to watch China’s presentation at the Trico Homes International Fireworks Festival. For the celebration of the 70th anniversary of the New People’s Republic of China, Luyang Jintan Fireworks will be performing a show titled “The Greater China”.

Once again, GlobalFest is proud to celebrate with displays of multiculturalism and pyrotechnical performances. For the 17th edition, GlobalFest will be bringing the OneWorld Festival and Trico Homes International Fireworks Festival to Calgary! Be amazed by the synchronization of music and pyrotechnics, brought to you by the Trico Homes International Fireworks Festival, and embrace your wanderlust with the OneWorld Festival.

GlobalFest 2019 will feature teams who have previously won the title of “Best of the Best” in past renditions of GlobalFest. The teams participating in this year’s festival include USA, Spain, China, Canada and GlobalFest’s renowned Finale display. Patrons can take part in and explore various corners of the world with the OneWorld Festival, which plays host to various activities, including live performances, cultural pavilions, ethnic food booths, Children’s Village celebrated by Shakers Fun Centre, licensed areas and a Night Market.

You can get your tickets at any Co-op Customer Service Office, Marlborough Mall, Elliston Park Box Offices or online at!


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About GlobalFest

GlobalFest is a not-for-profit society dedicated to celebrating and showcasing Calgary’s cultural diversity and artistic excellence within our communities locally and across the globe. We are committed to producing an inclusive, world-class, multi-faceted arts and cultural festival that will enhance Alberta’s reputation as a truly international destination. For more information, please visit or follow us on social media @globalfestyyc.