2007 Ethnic Cultural Festival to Begin Next Week

Ghenh Rang tourist area in Binh Dinh Province.

The 2007 Ethic Cultural Festival in the province of Binh Dinh will take place at the An Son commune in Hoai An District from May 3 to 5, Mr. Duong Minh Chau, Deputy Director of the province’s Department of Information and Culture, said.

The three-day event will include many activities highlighting the diversity of the region’s ethnic minorities including a display of ethnic costumes, a brocade weaving competition, a masquerade ball, musical performances,  local food and drink fairs, raft racing, folk games, sports competitions and more.

The festival is organized every two years and aims to conserve and develop the traditional culture of ethnic minorities in the mountainous region.

Source Binh Dinh Newspaper – Translated by Kim Khanh

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