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New information the 11th "Hội An - Japan cultural exchange, 2013

New information the 11th "Hội An - Japan cultural exchange, 2013

 09:16 10/08/2013

The annual event "Hội An - Japan Cultural Exchange " will take place at Hội An ancient town , F-rom Aug.23 to Aug.25, 2013. The festival is in the frame of “Vietnam – Japan Friendship Year” as well as the 40th anniversary of Vietnam and Japan diplomatic relations (1973-2013).

Ongoing Quang Nam Festival to feature more exciting events

Ongoing Quang Nam Festival to feature more exciting events

 09:10 26/06/2013

A program titled “ASEAN and South Korean art convergence”, part of the 2013 Quang Nam Festival, showcased dazzling traditional music performances by art troupes f-rom nine ASEAN countries and South Korea. The festival runs till June 26 and promises more exciting events to come.

“Hoi An Day in HCMC”: Whe-re the youths find their roots

“Hoi An Day in HCMC”: Whe-re the youths find their roots

 13:52 13/02/2012

A two-day cultural event titled “Hoi An Day in Ho Chi Minh City 2012” just kicked off on February 10, attended by a large number of young people who want to know more about Vietnamese tradition.

Long Chu Festival

Long Chu Festival

 13:52 05/01/2011

Like many festivals in Hoi An, the Long Chu Festival is steeped as much in cultural belief as it in religion. Long Chu festival is celebrated on the 15th of the seventh and eighth lunar month, when the new season is coming and the old one is leaving, and the entire climat is uncertain. It is held in the summer months, when plagues and other types of epidemics are most likely to break out in the fishing villages. As a result, religious ceremonies are carried out to fight the diseases.

Lady Thu Bon Festival

Lady Thu Bon Festival

 13:49 05/01/2011

This festival falls on the 12th day of the second month of the lunar calendar, and is celebrated in Lady Thu Bon’s Palace in Duy Tan commune, Duy Xuyen district. It is a traditional festival of the ancient Cham Pa people that was inherited and is still kept nowadays.