Bay Nui ox racing festival takes place in Chau Doc City

Department of Culture, Sports & Tourism of the Mekong Delta province of An Giang and related agencies co-organized the Bay Nui ox racing festival yesterday in Chau Doc City.

Bay Nui ox racing festival takes place in Chau Doc City

The festival under “An Giang tourism month 2017” which is taking place in Chau Doc City attracts many international and local visitors.

24 pairs of oxen from 2 districts of Tri Ton and Tinh Bien competed at the festival.

The organization board said the first prize will be worth VND 10million, second prize of VND 7million and third prize of VND 5million and other prizes.

The department said the festival is considered as special cultural activity to the Khmer people in the province. 

KHANH HUNG-Translated by T.Tran

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