Residents and visitors at Nguyen Hue flower street opened in downtown HCMC on February 2  (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC flower, book streets open ringing lunar New Year

Leaders of the National Assembly, the Government and HCMC have cut the ribbon to open Nguyen Hue flower street and the book street in Nguyen Hue-Mac Thi Buoi street to ring Tet holiday (the Lunar New Year festival) in the city's District 1.
Nguyen Hue Flower Street seen from above

Spectacular views of Nguyen Hue Flower Street from above

The much awaited event of the lunar New Year in HCMC, Nguyen Hue Flower Street 2019 will open for the public from December 28th on the lunar calendar to the fourth day of Lunar New Year, which falls on February 2nd and 8th, 2019.
Nguyen Hue Flower Street preparation nearly finished

Nguyen Hue Flower Street preparation nearly finished

Friendly, fun-loving and optimistic pigs are chosen as the sacred animals of Nguyen Hue Flower Street 2019. According to Vietnamese Horoscope calendar, 2019 is the Year of the Pig.

Central and city leaders attend the opening ceremony of Nguyen Hue flower street in HCMC on February 13 (Photo: SGGP)

Nguyen Hue flower street opens in downtown HCMC

The opening ceremony of Nguyen Hue flower street was held in HCMC last night, February 13 and will keep opening until February 19 or the fourth day of the Lunar New Year.

Nguyen Hue Flower Street opens tonight

Nguyen Hue Flower Street opens tonight

The Nguyen Hue flower street opens tonight (February 13) but early morning, people and celebrities flocked to the street to take photo and contemplate bonsai flower gardens and the artworks on year of the dog.