The centre of Bac Ninh province (Photo: baophapluat.vn)

The event aims to mark the National Tourism Year 2020; the 1010th anniversary of Thang Long - Hanoi (1010 - 2020); the 1046th birthday anniversary of Ly Cong Uan (974 - 2020); the 130th birthday anniversary of President Ho Chi Minh; the Party Congress at all levels in the term of 2020 - 2025.

This week is also an opportunity to introduce and promote the values of cultural history, traditional culture, revolution, studious of Bac Ninh province as well as the outstanding achievement on the Bac Ninh province’s socio-economic development with an aim to making Bac Ninh province into a centrally-run city in 2022.

The program will be broadcast live on the Vietnam Television Station, Bac Ninh Television and Radio Station and some Central Television Stations of central agencies and provinces and cities.

During the event, a series of activities will be held such as the International Women's Volleyball Tournament - LienVietPostBank Cup 2020; the Exhibition "Bac Ninh with Ly Dynasty" at the Provincial Museum; a book exhibition and the show of Dong Ngu Water Puppet at the provincial library; the fine art, artwork, architecture exhibition with the theme "Bac Ninh imprint" in the area of Ly Thai To Monument and Nguyen Phi Y Lan Park; Bac Ninh Tourism - Food Fair at Kinh Bac Cultural Center.

Apart from that, some folk games are also organized in Nguyen Van Cu Park; street experience activities at Ly Thai To street, the provincial library, the provincial museum and so on.

On this occasion, in Hanoi capital, an art program was also held in the area of Ly Thai To Monument, Hoan Kiem district. This is a program organized by Bac Ninh’s Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism; Hanoi’s Department of Culture and Sports, Hanoi's Department of Tourism in coordination with related departments and agencies of Bac Ninh province and Hanoi city. The exhibition activities including "Bac Ninh - A destination for cultural and spiritual tourism, festivals, food and traditional craft villages"; Dong Ho Folk Painting Exhibition; The Dong Ngu Water Puppet Performance also take place there./.

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