Hue Festival 2016 shortened six days

The 2016 Hue Festival under theme of Cultural Heritage with Integration and Development, the 710th anniversary of Thuan Hoa – Phu Xuan – Thua Thien Hue has been shortened from 10 to six days from April 29 to May 4, announced Deputy Chairman of the People’s Committee of Thua Thien- Hue Nguyen Dung.

To date, all art programs and large scale cultural festivals are prepared carefully such as Royal Palace By Night, Hue Buddhism Day, Quang Chieu colored lantern festival, street festival under theme of East Asian - Latin America cultural heritage and color, Trinh Cong Son music night, Ao dai (Vietnamese long dress) show and other attractive activities.

Especially, Foreign Minister's Meeting of the Forum for East Asia-Latin America Cooperation (FEALAC) will also take place during six day Hue Festival. On the event, Hue is expected to be recognized as a cultural city of FEALAC.

By Van Thang- Translated by Huyen Huong

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