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New Year Eve musical festival-2012

New Year Eve musical festival-2012

“ New Year Eve musical festival-2012” in titled “New Era” presided by People’s Committee of Hoi An city co-operated with “Before and Now” Bars & Restaurant Enterprise will be held to welcome New Year 2012 and to help local people and tourists entertaining themselves in the moment.

The programme of “ The 9th Hoi An-Japan festival-2011”

The programme of “ The 9th Hoi An-Japan festival-2011”

Organizing board of “ THE 9th HOI AN-JAPAN FESTIVAL-2011”

Viet Nam – Japan  cultural exchange in Hoi An

Viet Nam – Japan cultural exchange in Hoi An

According to Organizing Board of Viet Nam – Japan cultural exchange event in Hoi An, the 9th exchange festival this year will be held on 02 days ( August 20-21, 2011) with a lot of impressive activities.

Se-lecting Miss Kimono Hoi An

Se-lecting Miss Kimono Hoi An

The 9th Hoi An - Japan cultural exchange day – 2011 will be a colourful festival with activities such as Kimono, Aodai performance on Kimono materials and se-lecting Miss Kimono Hoi An.

Evening tour in Hoi An Ancient Town

Evening tour in Hoi An Ancient Town

Summer: 19:00-21:30 Winter: 18:30-21:00

Vietnam to host first int’l Choir competition

Vietnam to host first int’l Choir competition

Vietnam will hold its first ever International Choir Festival and Competition (VICC 1) in Hoi An city in the central province of Quang Nam f-rom March 16-19, said Deputy Director of the Vietnam Opera and Ballet Theatre Pham Hong Hai on February 9.

Traditional Lunar New Year 2011

Traditional Lunar New Year 2011

The year 2010 is coming to the end. Hoian Ancient Town is exciting to welcoming the New Year 2011 with a lot of significant activities. At Hoian Museum of History and Culture( 06 Tran Hung Dao- Hoian), f-rom 21h December 31, 2010, the Youth Uni-on of Hoian City will begin dancing to welcome new year and proclaim the Youth Year 2011. Especially, f-rom 19h December 31, 2010 to 02h Jannuary 01, 2011, at Dong Hiep Freeland, Minh An( Nguyen Phuc Chu street- Hoian), Gala Dinner “ Rescounding of Hoai River” will be magnificently organized with the traditional arts performances of the meritorious artist Manh Hung and Rock Bands f-rom Hochiminh City to welcome New Year Eve.

Vandering Souls Day

Vandering Souls Day

The 15th day of the seventh lunar month is the Buddhist version of the Christian All Soul’s Day, when the souls of those condemned to suffer in hell for their sins are freed for a day.

Whale Worshiping Festival

Whale Worshiping Festival

For centuries, the Whale Festival in Quang Nam Province has been considered to be the biggest water festival by the fishermen living there. It has been celebrated with the hope of bringing good luck when going fishing, and it is also believed that paying respect to the Whale God will ensure safety and prosperity for the entire village.

Beauties go to town

Beauties go to town

This year’s Miss Earth contestants wrapped up their outdoor activities in the beautiful towns of Hoi An and Nha Trang early this week.

Hoi An gives gift to the fourth millionth visitor

Hoi An gives gift to the fourth millionth visitor

The UNESCO-recognized natural heritage site of Hoi An town, in the central province of Quang Nam, welcomed and gave a gift to the fourth millionth visitor of 2010.