A Vietnam-Japan cultural exchange festival kicked off in Ho Chi Minh City on December 29 with the participation of thousands of visitors.
VOV.VN - Visitors to the northern border province of Quang Ninh province can enjoy the stunning, world-renowned vistas of the UNESCO-recognized Ha Long Bay, and take in unique works of architecture like those found on Yen Tu Mountain, or the Tra Co Communal House in Mong Cai city.
VOV.VN - A street carnival celebrating the city’s 65th liberation day anniversary of October 30, 1954, is scheduled to take place at Square 30/10 in the northern province of Hai Duong on October 26.
VOV.VN - Thousands of visitors and pilgrims flocked to the Trang An Landscape Complex in the northern province of Ninh Binh to attend the Trang An festival 2019, which opened on April 21.
The Vietnam Culture Festival is to take place from March 6 to 10 at Thang Long Imperial Citadel in Hanoi.
VOV.VN - Vietnam’s Nam Dinh province is the birthplace of a type of ritual singing called Chau Van, which plays a role in worshiping the Mother Goddesses. The province is trying hard to preserve the folk art.
The Bank for Investment and Development (BIDV) will donate VND1 billion (US$43,700) to activities within the framework of the Hue Festival 2018, becoming the bronze sponsor for the event.
Spouses of leaders of the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS), who are in Hanoi for the sixth GMS Summit (GMS-6), visited the Vietnamese Women’s Museum in downtown Hanoi on March 31 to learn about the life and cultural heritage of Vietnamese women throughout history.
Vu Duc Anh has realized his passion for folk theatre since he was a little boy. However, until recent time, when University of Social Sciences & Humanities youth union coordinated with the Cheo 48 Hours to organize a gala programme, Anh had a chance to participate in a Cheo show and performed cheo on stage.
Hundreds of artists from 16 art troupes gathered at the second Van singing festival which opened in the northern province of Bac Giang on October 25.
VOV.VN - On October 26, the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism announced that the second Green Heritage and Tourism Week will take place in Hanoi from November 21-23 as part of activities to celebrate Vietnam Culture Heritage Day (November 23).
VOV.VN - Earlier this month, the Goethe institute in Hanoi hosted a concert which blended Vietnamese folk music and romantic verses by German poet Heinrich Heine.
A project designed to introduce and promote tra sen Tay Ho (West Lake lotus tea) has been approved by the People’s Committee of Tay Ho district in Hanoi.
VOV.VN - Hanoians have been enticed by famous “Cheo” (traditional Vietnamese opera) performances every Saturday night since June.
VOV.VN - “Xam” singing is a traditional art form which originated in Vietnam’s northern regions.
VOV.VN - Ca Tru, Chau Van, Xam, Luc Cung Hoa Dang and many other folk melodies from Vietnam’s Northern Delta Region have been restored, performed and introduced to audiences through a program called “Ha Thanh, 36 Old Quarters”.
VOV.VN - At the weekend, some streets in Hanoi’s Old Quarter are full of the sights and sounds of folk performances, attracting large crowds of visitors. These street shows contribute to promoting Vietnam’s traditional culture.
A cultural exchange programme between Hanoi and Japan opened in the capital city on March 19.
VOV.VN - The Vietnamese bamboo flute has long been one of the most popular wind instruments, containing the essence of Vietnamese music. The moody sound it produces has signified the spiritual life of the Vietnamese people since long ago.
VOV.VN - Chau Van and Hau Dong performances, important rituals to worship Mother Goddesses, transpired on February 26 at the Phu Day relic site in Vu Ban District in Nam Dinh Province.