2017 Da Nang International Fireworks Festival to last nearly two months

2017 Da Nang International Fireworks Festival to last nearly two months

NDO—The 2017 Da Nang International Fireworks Competition will be made into a nearly two-month festival taking place from April 29 to June 24 with assorted activities rather than a two-day competition as in previous years. (Feb 09, 2017)


Mong ethnic cultural festival kicks off

  Feb 05, 2017
NDO - The 3rd Mong Ethnic Cultural Festival 2017 officially kicked off at the Central Stadium of Meo Vac district, Ha Giang province on February 4.  

Traditional festivals joyfully observed throughout the country

  Feb 04, 2017
NDO—Tay ethnic community in Tuyen Quang Province celebrated their traditional Long Tong (“Going to the Field”) on February 4.  

Phu Tho: Festival commemorates nation’s legendary mother

  Feb 04, 2017
NDO/VNA—A festival dedicated to Au Co—the legendary mother of Vietnam—opened in Hien Luong commune of Ha Hoa district in the northern province of Phu Tho on February 3 (or the seventh day of the Lunar New Year).  

Traditional festivals kick off across the country

  Feb 03, 2017
NDO—Many traditional festivals kicked off across the country on February 2, or the fourth day of the first month of the lunar calendar. 

Bai Dinh Pagoda Festival opens in Ninh Binh

  Feb 02, 2017
NDO/VNA—The Bai Dinh Pagoda Festival kicked off in Gia Vien District, the northern province of Ninh Binh, on February 2 (the sixth day of the first month of the lunar new year). 

Prime Minister attends festival celebrating Ngoc Hoi – Dong Da victory

  Feb 01, 2017
NDO – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on February 1 joined leaders of ministries, sectors, Hanoi authorities and people at the festival celebrating the 228th anniversary of Ngoc Hoi – Dong Da Victory against the Chinese Qing invaders, which opened at Dong Da Cultural Park.  

Localities embrace Lunar New Year to attract visitors

  Feb 01, 2017
NDO/ VNA – Cities and provinces nationwide were bustling during the Lunar New Year, the most important festival of Vietnam, running from January 26 to February 2.  

Spring festivals celebrated across the country

  Feb 01, 2017
NDO – Many spring festivals and cultural activities kicked off on January 31 or the fourth day of the first month as per the lunar calendar.  

Dong Ky firecracker procession festival opens in Bac Ninh

  Jan 31, 2017
NDO - Thousands of people gather at Dong Ky village, the northern province of Bac Ninh to participate in the local firecracker festival which opened on January 31 (the 4th of the first lunar month).  

Spring festival draws tourists to Bac Ninh

  Jan 31, 2017
NDO/VNA - Tens of thousands of visitors flocked to Phat Tich pagoda in the northern province of Bac Ninh for a local annual spring festival, held on January 31 (the fourth day of the first lunar month).  

Flower festivals bloom for Tet in Ho Chi Minh City and Da Lat

  Jan 26, 2017
NDO – The annual Nguyen Hue Flower Street Festival opened in Ho Chi Minh City on January 25 under the theme ‘The City Named after President Ho Chi Minh – Aspiration for a Bright Future’.  

Peach flower festival kicks off in Lang Son

  Jan 25, 2017
NDO/VNA - Over 200 beautiful peach trees in full blossom are on display at the Peach Flower Festival, which is being held for the first time in the northern province of Lang Son. 

Cultural identities of etthnic minority people during Tet festival

  Jan 29, 2017
NDO—The Lunar New Year (Tet) is a much-anticipated festival for all people, including ethnic minority groups. People in remote areas are very enthusiastic to invite guests to eat dinner and drink wine either on New Year’s Eve or in the first days of the Lunar New Year. 

HCM City’s flower street to bloom for Tet

  Jan 02, 2017
NDO/ VNA - Nguyen Hue Flower Street, a very popular attraction in Ho Chi Minh City during Tet (Lunar New Year festival) every year, will be ready to welcome visitors on January 25, 2017.