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Hue Festival 2023 to get underway from late April

The Hue Festival 2023 is set to take place from April 28 to May 5, with the cultural event featuring a diverse range of activities to introduce Vietnamese culture to the world, according to the organising board.

Hue Festival 2023 opens with re-enactment of Ban Soc ceremony

Hue Festival 2023, themed “Cultural Heritage with Integration and Development”, opened in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue on January 1.

Rock dating back nearly 3 billion years on display in Hue

Along with thousands of other fossil artifacts, an ancient stone dating back 2.936 billion years found in Vietnam is on display at an exhibition in the former royal city of Hue, attracting attention and curiosity of visitors.

Hue Festival 2022 to take place from June 25-30

The Hue Festival 2022 is scheduled to take place from June 25-30 with eight major programmes and many sidelines events, the People’s Committee of Thua Thien-Hue province unveiled at a press conference on June 20.

Longest banquet table in Asia to be recognized at Hue Festival 2022

Hue Festival 2022, scheduled to take place in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue from June 25 to 30, is expected to set a new record - the longest banquet table in Asia.

International artists to gather at Hue Festival Week 2022

Hue Festival Week 2022 is expected to bring unique performances for visitors to enjoy cultural and artistic interferences between tradition and modernity and also a place to converge Vietnamese and international cultural quintessence.

Hue Festival 2022 to officially kick off with arts and cultural week on June 25

Hue Festival 2022 is the first festival in the country to be organized all year round. The highlight of the festival is a week of arts and culture, themed "Cultural heritage with integration and development" scheduled to take place on June 25-30.

Hue Festival 2022 to take place at the end of June

The Hue Festival 2022 will take place from June 25 to 30, according to the organising board.

Hue Festival 2022 held throughout entire year

Hue Festival 2022 featuring a wide range of nearly 50 traditional festivals and rituals, cultural, sports, and tourism activities is scheduled to take place all year round.

Ao Dai long dress to be promoted during 2020 Hue Festival

A day in honor of Ao Dai, Vietnam’s traditional long dress, will be a highlight of the Hue Festival, scheduled to open in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue in September.


Opening time for Hue Festival 2020 adjusted

The Hue Festival 2020 will open on August 26 this year, two days earlier than the previously-decided date of August 28, the festival organising board said on July 21.


Beauty of the ancient city of Hue uncovered

Located in the central province of Thua Thien-Hue, the ancient city of Hue impresses visitors through its peace and ancient beauty, along with boasting the modern and vibrant features of a developing city.

Hue Festival rescheduled in August

The 11th biennial cultural event Huế Festival will be held on August 28 to September 2 at Ngo Mon Square in Hue City, five months after its original schedule because of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Hanoi seeks solutions to recover tourism sector after Covid-19

Travel firms and experts believe that the tourism sector will not bounce back after the epidemic, but will recover step by step.

Da Nang cancels int'l fireworks festival due to coronavirus fears

The central city of Da Nang has decided to cancel the 2020 Da Nang International Fireworks Festival to prevent the novel coronavirus, or Covid-19, spreading in the region.

Vietnam’s Ao Dai to be highlighted at Hue Festival 2020

A programme honouring Ao Dai will be held under the framework of the Hue Festival 2020 with an aim to promote people’s participation in community arts performances and programmes.


20 international art troupes set for Hue Festival 2020 performance

Art troupes from 20 countries throughout the world are scheduled to perform at the Hue Festival 2020 which is due to be held from April 1 to 6 in the imperial city of Hue.

Festival director strives to keep tradition alive

Thousands of people donned raincoats and carried umbrellas on May 8, braving the driving rain to enjoy the art performance held to commemorate the 990th anniversary of the central province of Thanh Hoa.

Hue Festival show depicts Hoang Sa sovereignty

 VietNamNet Bridge – A show in the upcoming Hue Festival, which starts on April 28, will feature performances on Vietnam’s island sovereignty.

Balloon flights to be introduced in Hoi An

 VietNamNet Bridge – Central Quang Nam Province will introduce balloon flights during Tet (Lunar New Year) holiday in Hoi An City from January,