Festival highlights national cultural values

A five-day festival dubbed “2014 Spring Honours National Culture” concluded with a big art performance on April 9 night at Bao Son Paradise Park in Hanoi to raise fund for needy ... Continue Reading →

Cultural activities to honour Hung Kings

Thousands gathered in the northern province of Phu Tho on April 7 for a grand procession to honour the Hung Kings, the founders of the Vietnamese nation. Groups from Viet Tri city’s ... Continue Reading →

Lao Cai to ready for “North-West’s Spring” Festival

From 5 to 6 April 2014, in Sa Pa Town, Lao Cai Province, Viettel Military-run Telecom Group in cooperation with Committee for Ethnic Minority Affairs and People’s Committee of Lao ... Continue Reading →

Ba Ria-Vung Tau to host int’l kite festival

The 5th International Kite Festival 2014, themed “Peaceful dances” will take place in Vung Tau city in the southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau from May 8-12. The event is expected ... Continue Reading →

Hue International Food Festival 2014 to come

In the framework of the Festival Hue 2014, Thua Thien Hue’s Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism will coordinate with VNAT and Thua Thien Hue Hotel Association to organize “Hue ... Continue Reading →

Festival commemorates peasant hero in Dien Bien

A festival commemorating the 245th death anniversary of peasant hero Hoang Cong Chat kicked off in Dien Bien district, the northern mountainous province of Dien Bien on March 24. Started ... Continue Reading →

Ho Chi Minh City festival shows beauty of Ao Dai

Ao Dai, the traditional Vietnamese long dress, was introduced to the public in Ho Chi Minh City on March 8-9. Themed ”Ao Dai and Flower”, the event was part of celebrations to mark ... Continue Reading →

Yen Tu Buddhist spring festival begins

Thousnds of domestic and foreign tourists and Buddhist dignitaries flocked to the Yen Tu Pagoda in the northern coastal province of Quang Ninh to join the Spring Festival, which officially ... Continue Reading →

Tran Temple Festival receives national heritage honour

The Tran Temple Festival in Tien Duc commune, Hung Ha district, the northern province of Thai Binh, has been recognised as a piece of national intangible cultural heritage. Chairman ... Continue Reading →

Exhibition on traditional cultural festivals opens in Hai Phong

130 photos of Vietnamese traditional cultural festivals are on display at an exhibition which opened in the northern port city of Hai Phong on January 22. Photos reflect Vietnamese ... Continue Reading →