Central Coastal Food Festival 2012 opens in Hue

The Central Coastal Food Festival 2012 will take place at the Sports Center in Hue City from June 28 until July 1.

The event will include around 50 display booths presenting special dishes of the central regions and also cities and provinces of Vietnam including Son La, Thai Nguyen, Hai Phong, Hanoi, Ninh Binh, Lam Dong, Dong Nai, Ho Chi Minh City and Ca Mau.

The festival will provide an opportunity for localities to promote their cuisines and tourist destinations to local and foreign tourists.

Visitors will have a chance to enjoy famous delicious dishes and watch the food making process by cooks from hotels and restaurants.

The event is part of ‘National Tourism Year 2012’ in Hue, being organized by the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism, Vietnam Hotel Association, and departments of Culture, Sports and Tourism of Thua Thien-Hue Province and the northern coastal provinces.

By Van Thang – Translated by Kim Khanh

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