PSNews-On the evening of June 11, the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism in collaboration with the Quang Nam Provincial People’s Committee opened The Cultural Exchange and Lunar New Year’s Pole Setting up Ritual Festival of ethnic groups in Vietnam themed “Cultural Features of Mountainous Quang Nam” in Tay Giang District, Quang Nam.
At the time of the founding of the nation (2879 - 258BC), as King Hung and two of his brothers were looking for a place to found a capital city, while passing Phu Duc and An Thai villages, the King saw kids wrestling, playing tug of war and singing happy songs.
PSNews-24 pairs of ox competed in a fierce but interesting race, entertaining thousands of local people from An Giang and neighboring provinces.
PSNews- The most famous French theater - Comédie-Française will bring the classical play "Romeo and Juliet" to the audience of Hanoi on May 20, according to the French Cultural Center in Hanoi - L'Espace.
A festival for practices related to folk beliefs in Mother Goddess of Forest will debut at Dong Cuong Temple in northern Yen Bai province on May 20-21 in celebration of Visit Vietnam Year 2017 – Lao Cai – Northwest.
A Hanoi-based artist has spent the last decade frequenting the mountainous areas in northern Vietnam to capture the beauty of minority people, especially children and women, onto his canvas.
PSNews-Various documents and objects featuring Tran Van Lai-Hero of the People's Armed Forces, a prototype of “Biet dong Sai Gon”, will be presented to the Thai Binh Museum.
PSNews-A festival will be held for the first time from March 31 to April 9 to honor the beauty of azalea flowers.
Tay Thien festival, one of the major spiritual events in the north, began in Tam Dao district, Vinh Phuc province on March 12, drawing a wave of local residents and tourists.
PSNews-The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism has licensed Phu Yen to host the 2017 ASEAN Friendship Beauty Pageant, confirmed Mr. Ho Van Tien, Director of the Phu Yen Provincial Culture, Sports and Tourism Department.
Cleaning up or replacing the altaris the most crucial ritual in the festival of the Mong people. It is believed to please their ancestors, who will protect and bless them during the upcoming year.
PSNews-The Phan Chau Trinh Institute (PCTI) was officially unveiled on February in Hoi An city, with the attendance of former Vice State President Nguyen Thi Binh.
PSNews-The Lang Son Spring Festival 2017 along with the Tan Thanh Pagoda Festival has officially opened in Van Lang District, Lang Son province.
New Year’s Eve is so meaningful to the Vietnamese that no matter where they are, whatever job they do, they try to be available at the family feast on the threshold of Tet or Lunar New Year.
A project to preserve hat boi (classical drama) and bai choi (a traditional game combining folklore singing and lottery picks) has been approved by the People’s Committee of Binh Dinh central province with a view to attracting tourists and preserving traditional theatre by 2020.
The 13th Culture, Sports and Tourism Festival for ethnic groups in Vietnam’s northwest region kicked off in Lao Cai province on October 1.
The southern province of Binh Dinh will hold a ceremony on May 5 for the receiving of a certificate from UNESCO recognising “Bai Choi” singing, a popular folklore style of singing in the central and south central regions of Vietnam, as an Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.
PSNews- Retired famous photographer Nick Ut presented his universally renowned photographic work “Napalm Girl” and 4 other photos artifacts to the Vietnam Women’s Museum on May 6.
PSNews-The XQ Hue Embroidery Art Museum was officially inaugurated at 1, Pham Hong Thai Str, Hue City on April 27.
PSNews-The opening ceremony of the 2nd Don Ca Tai Tu Festival 2017 was held in Binh Duong on April 8.