Ho Chi Minh City to organize ASEAN food festival 2022

Wednesday, 23/11/2022 10:22
The ASEAN food festival 2022, themed "Unity in diversity", will take place from November 24 to 27 at Le Loi Street in District 1, Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC).
Deputy President of Ho Chi Minh City Union of Friendship Organizations Ho Xuan Lam provides information about the festival at the press conference (Photo: CPV)  

The food festival will be organized by the HCMC Union of Friendship Organizations, the Vietnam - Southeast Asia Friendship Associations, the Vietnam - Laos Friendship Association, the Vietnam - Cambodia Friendship Association, Vietnam - Thailand Friendship Association, Vietnam - Malaysia Friendship Association, Vietnam - Indonesia Friendship Association and Vietnam - Singapore Friendship Association, in collaboration with HCMC Cinema and Performance Organization Center.

The information was released by Deputy President of Ho Chi Minh City Union of Friendship Organizations Ho Xuan Lam.

The festival will include exchange activities, cultural and artistic performances such as: art exchange night of ASEAN countries; program to introduce beverage arts (tea, wine, and coffee) of countries; street art performance, interactive tour with the audience; and bartending arts performance program.

The event aims to contribute to strengthening the friendship and cooperation between the Vietnamese people and the peoples of other countries, especially the ASEAN member countries; welcome the 4th Congress of the HCMC Union of Friendship Organizations for the term 2022 - 2027; and is part of a series of activities to celebrate the 55th anniversary of ASEAN (1967 - 2022).

The event will have the participation of ASEAN diplomatic missions in HCMC, enterprises doing business in fields of gifts, souvenirs, decorations, restaurants, hotels, units, companies, and catering businesses with delicious and famous dishes throughout the country with the theme of ASEAN, universities, colleges, intermediate schools and vocational schools, which have faculties of Southeast Asian studies./.