Welcome to

Shaw Multicultural Channel

  • Shaw Multicultural Channel
    Channel 116
  • New Series: Ups & Downs
  • TD Vancouver International Jazz Festival
  • 33rd Annual Jessie Richardson Theatre Awards
  • Surrey Doors Open
  • Golden Spike Days Festival
  • Golden Spike Days Festival - Live on Shaw
  • Canada Day at Canada Place
  • Canada Day Parade & Fireworks LIVE on Shaw
  • Canadian Open Fastpitch
  • Khatsahlano Street Party
  • New Show: BabuKishan's Spotlight
  • eveRIAthing Star Experience 2015
  • Premiere: That Talk Show 2015
  • Royal BC Museum: Gold Rush 2015
  • Our Canada on SMC
    Sundays 4pm, 9pm
  • Shaw Personal Home Phone
  • Open Doors
    Saturday 4 pm
  • Shaw Go WiFi
  • Shaw Go WiFi
  • Global National Mandarin News
    Weekdays 7pm on SMC
  • Global News BC1
    Channel 21 
  • Try Out Shaw's E-Chat in Chinese!
  • Shaw Vancouver Chinese Website
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Welcome to the Shaw Multicultural Channel

Shaw Multicultural Channel (SMC) on Shaw Digital Channel 116 is a cross-cultural and multilingual television station owned and operated by Shaw Cablesystems. SMC is available to Shaw's digital basic customers in Metro Vancouver, on Bowen Island and in Squamish and Whistler, BC.

SMC features local and international series in more than twenty languages each season, including music and entertainment programming and English-subtitled series that can be enjoyed by all audiences.

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Shaw Multicultural Channel features original and encore programming from Canada and around the world in more than 20 languages.

SMC weekly schedule (pdf) 
Shaw Feature Presentation (pdf)   



Have an idea for a program? Find out how to submit a program proposal to Shaw Multicultural Channel.

View proposal info  



Shaw Multicultural Channel sponsors events in our community!
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Follow SMC On Twitter!

Find out about SMC's new programs, community event partnerships and special activities.www.twitter.com/ShawMulChannel