Local people perform "xoe" dance, which is significant to Thai people, at the Muong Lo festival last year. Photo courtesy of Le Hai Yen.

5,000 people to perform ‘xoe’ dance

As many as 5,000 people will perform ’xoe’, a traditional dance of Thai ethnicity people, to set a Guinness World Record, at the opening ceremony of Muong Lo Culture and Tourism Festival on September 20 in the northern mountainous province of Yen Bai.