Quang Ninh province will host the Ha Long Carnival 2008 with the theme “Ha Long – Towards A World Natural Wonder” on April 26 to May 1.
The carnival will take place on the sea, on the street, and in the sky. The city is expected to welcome delegations from China’s Guangxi, Hainan and Yunnan provinces, Laos’ Luang Prabang province and South Korea’s Gangwon province.
|An attractive view of Ha Long Bay|
The opening ceremony will feature a floating stage on the sea and a procession of boats and ships.
During the festival, there will be domestic and international music as well as dance performances, an international trade fair, a fireworks display, a food fair, and the Miss Ha Long 2008 beauty contest.