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Upcoming entertainment and cultural events in Vietnam's major cities on October 3-9.

Entertainment and cultural events of the week (September 26-October 2)

Upcoming entertainment and cultural events in Vietnam's major cities on September 26-October 2.

Entertainment and cultural events of the week (September 19-25)

Upcoming entertainment and cultural events in Vietnam's major cities on September 19-25.

Entertainment and cultural events of the week (September 12-18)

Upcoming entertainment and cultural events in Vietnam's major cities on September 12-18.

Entertainment and cultural events of the week (September 5-11)

Upcoming entertainment and cultural events in Vietnam's major cities on August 29-September 4.

Backtrack band from the US to perform in Ho Chi Minh City

U.S. acapella group BackTrack Vocals will perform a free music night for the city audience at the Ho Chi Minh City Conservatory of Music on August 31. This is one of the exchange programs during the band’s tour in Vietnam.

Entertainment and cultural events of the week (August 29-September 4)

Upcoming entertainment and cultural events in Vietnam's major cities on August 29-September 4.

Entertainment and cultural events of the week (August 22-28)

Upcoming entertainment and cultural events in Vietnam's major cities on August 22-28.

Entertainment and cultural events of the week (July 11-17)

Upcoming entertainment and cultural events in Vietnam's major cities on July 11-17/2022.

Entertainment and cultural events of the week (May 30-June 5)

Upcoming entertainment and cultural events in Vietnam's major cities from May 30 to June 5, 2022.

Young artist repurposes traditional painting style

With an ambition to promote and preserve national traditions, a young artist in Hanoi is redesigning and giving traditional Hang Trong folk paintings a new life in her own style.

National treasure Cuu Dinh seeking UNESCO documentary heritage recognition

The Nine Dynastic Urns, built in late 1835 and completed in early 1837, was recognised as a national treasure in 2012, and considered the most valuable bronze works in Vietnam.

Art reaches online platforms

Young and innovative artists in HCMC have been finding ways to incorporate technology into their creations, catching up with the 4.0 movement of the world.

Yellow apricot blossom – a symbol of Tet in Vietnam

Apart from peach flower and marumi kumquat, Vietnamese, especially southerners, often celebrate the Tet (Lunar New Year) festival with yellow apricot blossom (Ochna integerrima) that symbolises good luck, wealth, good health, happiness and love.

Hoang Sa exhibition centre affirms national sovereignty

Hoang Sa and Truong Sa archipelagos have always been sacred integral parts of Vietnam, as the country has historical evidence and a fully legal basis to affirm its sovereignty over the Hoang Sa and Truong Sa in accordance with international law.

Vietnamese-American cultural bridge connects American and Vietnamese writers

In 1987, when revisiting the old battlefield, some American veterans who used to fight in Vietnam decided to do something to correct the mistakes of the past.

Lunar New Year visit to pagodas - long-lived tradition

Visiting pagodas during the Lunar New Year festival is not merely an activity associated with Buddhism but it has become an age-old cultural tradition, and an indispensable part in Vietnamese people’s spiritual life

An insight of Tiger Year in Vietnamese culture

In the culture of some Asian countries, including Vietnam, the lunar year 2022 is the Year of the Tiger, the third among 12 animals in the Vietnamese Zodiac sequence.

Calligraphy for the New Year – a fine custom of Vietnamese culture

Calligraphy originated from the art of writing. It has long been considered part of Vietnamese culture and has considerable effect on Vietnam’s socio-economy.

HCMC’s annual book street festival on Tet holidays opens

HCMC’s annual Book Street Festival on the lunar New Year opened on January 29 (on the 27th day of the last month).