Don Ca Tai Tu festival to kick off in April

Don Ca Tai Tu festival to kick off in April

NDO—The second National Don Ca Tai Tu Festival, themed “Southern Don Ca Tai Tu—Preservation and Development” will be held from April 8-12 in Binh Duong Province. (Mar 27, 2017)


Central Highlands to bustle with economic and cultural events in March

  Mar 07, 2017
NDO—A series of economic and cultural events will be held in Central Highlands this March, announced the Central Highlands Steering Committee at a press conference held in Buon Ma Thuot City, Dak Lak Province on March 6. 

Ho Chi Minh City Ao Dai Festival opens

  Mar 04, 2017
NDO - The 4th Ho Chi Minh City Ao Dai Festival 2017 themed ‘Ao Dai – I Love Vietnam’ officially kicked off in Nguyen Hue walking street in Ho Chi Minh City on March 3. 

Cua Ong Temple Festival recognised as intangible national cultural heritage

  Feb 28, 2017
NDO—A ceremony was held on February 28 by the Cam Pha City People’s Committee in the northern province of Quang Ninh to receive a certificate of merit recognising Cua Ong Temple Festival as a part of the nation’s intangible cultural heritage. 

Street art festival in Hanoi features various activities

  Feb 26, 2017
NDO – The fourth street art festival, featuring exciting and animated performances in diverse styles, took place in the pedestrian streets around Hoan Kiem Lake in Hanoi on February 25.  

Quang Ninh to hold cherry blossom festival next month

  Feb 16, 2017
NDO/ VNA – The fifth cherry blossom festival is slated for March 11 – 15 in Ha Long City in the northern province of Quang Ninh, according to the municipal People’s Committee. 

Con Son-Kiep Bac Spring Festival opens in Hai Duong

  Feb 12, 2017
NDO/VNA - The Con Son-Kiep Bac Spring Festival 2017 kicked off in the northern province of Hai Duong on February 12 or the 16th day of the first lunar month.  

‘Nguyen Tieu’ festival celebrated in Laos

  Feb 12, 2017
NDO/VNA – The Vietnamese community in Laos gathered in Phat Tich Pagoda in Vientiane on February 11 to celebrate the traditional Nguyen tieu (first full moon) festival, organised on the 15th day of the first lunar month.  

Tuyen Quang ethnic groups observe Long Tong festival

  Feb 12, 2017
NDO - Tens of thousands of locals in the northern mountainous province of Tuyen Quang as well as tourists flocked to Lam Binh district on February 11 to join the Long Tong (going to the field) festival, a unique and typical agricultural festival of the Tay ethnic minority group in the locality.  

Hoi An to celebrate lunar New Year’s full moon day

  Feb 11, 2017
NDO/VNA—A series of cultural activities will take place in the ancient town of Hoi An during the annual Nguyen Tieu (the full moon of the first lunar month of the year) Festival from February 12-15.  

Seal-opening ceremony opens at Tran Temple in Nam Dinh

  Feb 11, 2017
NDO – The traditional seal-opening ceremony was held on the night of February 10 (the fourteenth day of the first month of the lunar calendar) at Tran Temple Complex, Loc Vuong Ward, Nam Dinh City.  

Tan Vien Son Thanh festival opens in Ba Vi

  Feb 10, 2017
NDO/ VNA – The Tan Vien Son Thanh (Tan Vien Mountain Saint) festival is underway in Minh Quang commune apart of Hanoi’s outlying district of Ba Vi from February 8-10. 

Thai Binh: Festival commemorates Kings of Tran dynasty

  Feb 10, 2017
NDO – The 2017 Tran Temple festival opened on the evening of February 9 in Hung Ha district, Thai Binh province to commemorate the Kings of the Tran dynasty (1225-1400), the most brilliant reigning monarch in Vietnamese history. 

Lim Festival spotlights love duet singing

  Feb 09, 2017
NDO/VNA—A large number of local people and visitors have flocked to Tien Du District in the northern province of Bac Ninh to attend the Lim Festival, which is dedicated to quan ho (love duet singing) recognised as the world’s intangible cultural heritage by UNESCO. 

Festival promotes Thai Nguyen tea products

  Feb 09, 2017
NDO/VNA—The annual Spring Tea Festival was opened in the city of Thai Nguyen, capital of the northern province of the same name, on the 12th day of the first lunar month (February 8), drawing crowds of domestic and foreign visitors.