1988 Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Announcement Date: November 1, 1988

1988 Sai Wan Bay Hong KongThe band made a two week trip to Hong Kong in November of 1988, where it participated in a Beating Retreat ceremony with the Royal Hong Kong Police Pipe Band. While in Hong Kong the band played at the Canadian War Cemetery at Sai Wan Bay. A side trip was made to Guangzhou, China, formerly Canton and a sister city of Vancouver. While here the band played at a number of events including a performance at a local children’s hospital who received the band warmly.