City to hold fireworks show later this month

Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee has just proposed the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism about New Year’s Eve fireworks performances in Ho Chi Minh City.

Fireworks will light up the sky of Ho Chi Minh City (photo:Khac Van)

Fireworks will light up the sky of Ho Chi Minh City (photo:Khac Van)

In particular, a high-range fireworks display will take place at the Saigon River Tunnel in district 2 while a low- range fireworks show will be held at Dam Sen Cultural Park in district 11. 

The city is expected to organize the New Year’s Eve fireworks performances within 15 minutes. The fantastic performance lights will begin at the midnight of 1st January, 2019 and be broadcasted live on Ho Chi Minh City Television.

The Cultural and Tourism Department also proposed the city People’s Committee to organize cultural activities welcoming new year 2019 including a street lighting decoration program in Nguyen Van Troi, Nam Ky Khoi Nghia, Le Duan, Ton Duc Thang, Nguyen Hue and Dong Khoi; book street festival in Mac Thi Buoi, Nguyen Hue and Ngo Duc Ke; new year celebration exhibition; Banh Tet (traditional cake) festival etc…


BY KIEU PHONG- Translated by Huyen Huong

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