First “Don ca tai tu” festival on the horizon

The first national festival of “Don ca tai tu”, the musical art that UNESCO recognised as an intangible cultural heritage, will take place in the southern province of Bac Lieu from ... Continue Reading →

Hanoi showcases cultural space of village temples

An exhibition introducing the cultural significance of village temples in the northern delta region will be held in Hanoi from December 6-19. The event will showcase interesting examples ... Continue Reading →

First Khmer boat racing festival begins

The Ngo Boat Racing Festival, a tradition of the Mekong Delta region’s Khmer ethnic minority, began in Soc Trang province’s Soc Trang City on November 15. The celebration of the ... Continue Reading →

Vietnam – Korea gastronomy and cultural festival in Hanoi

According to the Embassy of Korea in Vietnam, the Vietnam-Korea gastronomy and cultural festival 2013 will take place at the Calidas Keangnam Hotel’s garden in Hanoi from November ... Continue Reading →

Hanoi lights up for Diwali festival

Hanoi opened its doors to Diwali, the Indian festival of lights, on November 9. The capital’s celebration of one of India’s largest festivals aimed to introduce Vietnamese people ... Continue Reading →

Planters in rush for Da Lat Flower Festival

Farmers in Da Lat city of the Central Highland Lam Dong province are rushing to grow more flowers in preparation for the Da Lat Culture and Tourism Week 2013 scheduled for later this ... Continue Reading →

Foreign art troupes register for Festival Hue 2014

Sixteen art troupes representing 11 countries and international organisations have registered to participate in the biennial Festival Hue next year. The 2014 festival, themed “Cultural ... Continue Reading →

Traditional craft village tourism festival opens

The Traditional Craft Village Tourism Festival of Hanoi and the Red River Delta kicked off in Hanoi on October 8. In her opening speech, Vice Chairwoman of the municipal People’s ... Continue Reading →

Cham Kate festival to come to life next month

The annual Kate festival of the Brahmin Cham ethnic groups in the central province of Ninh Thuan will take place from October 4-6 with an array of cultural and sporting events. The ... Continue Reading →

Traditional craft villages festival in Oct

A festival featuring the tourism products of traditional craft villages of Ha Noi and Red River Delta provinces will take place from October 12 – 18, according to the Municipal People’s ... Continue Reading →