Cultural activities in March at Vietnam National Village for Ethnic Culture and Tourism
Photo for illustration (Photo by The Duong)

The cultural activities will draw the participation of nearly 100 non-professional artists and people from 14 ethnic groups in 12 provinces and cities throughout the nation, such as Thai Nguyen, Hanoi, Ha Giang, Son La, Hoa Binh, Nghe An, Thua Thien - Hue, Gia Lai, Kon Tum, Ninh Thuan, Dak Lak and Soc Trang.

Activities will feature an artistic show of Muong ethnic dances and songs; an ethnic gastronomic demonstration with dishes prepared from Ban Flower (Bauhinia) and a photo exhibition of beautiful girls from the Thai ethnic group with Ban flowers.

On this occasion, photos and artifacts related to the sea and islands of Vietnam, especially the Truong Sa and Hoang Sa (Paracel & Spratly) islands, will be showcased at an exhibition; a music show titled “Love Songs from the Sea”  will be held to tell about the lives of the marines, their bravery and willingness to sacrifice for Vietnam's territorial water protection.

A cultural event called “The Central Highlands in March - I’m the P’lang flower”, including songs and dances on spring, which praise the beauty of the nature, culture and people of the Central Highlands, will be held during weekends.

In addition, spring festivals, homestay travel programs, culinary experiences and folk games will also be held on weekdays to introduce the culture and customs of the 54 ethnic groups of Vietnam.

These cultural activities are aimed at promoting cultural exchange among ethnic groups in Vietnam, as well as attracting more tourists to the National Village for Ethnic Culture and Tourism./.