Sat, 24 Jan 2015. Last updated Thu, 25 Jun 2015 09:00
Hue Department of Culture, Sports, and Tourism recently published its schedule to hold Hue Culture, Sports, and Tourism Festival 2015 in three days from January 30th to February 1st in the city's Cultural and Informative Center in Hue Cultural and Informative Center in No. 41A, Hung Vuong Street. This is a beginning activity to promote the city's cultural, sport, and tourism events in New Year. As expected, the festival will be held with many interesting activities such as a march on theme of "For the development of Hue tourism"; a program to honor tourism business which has made a great contribution for Hue tourism activities and for the social and economic development; music and dance performance; culinary booths, folk games, and so on.
The opening activity in Hue Culture, Sports, and Tourism Festival is a march on theme of "For the development of Hue tourism". It is estimated that there are approximately above 1,000 participants for this event including dragon dancing team, models, college students, representatives of travel companies...The march aims to raise people's awareness of the important role of tourism in developing economics and society of Hue. Simultaneous, this is a good occasion to introduce and advertise Hue travel to domestic and foreign travelers. "For the development of Hue tourism" March will take place on the streets of Hung Vuong, Le Loi, Doi Cung, Ben Nghe with diverse activities. Following the march is music and dance performance and fashion show on a subject of "Hue in different periods". This event will be organized in the evening of January 31st and February 1st to serve locals and tourists. In the city cultural center, the organizing committee will recreate a space of small countryside, which is focal point for the festival. The miniature model consists of agricultural production, folk games associated with childhood, and culinary space to introduce Hue cuisine.
Hue Culture, Sport, and Tourism Festival will be organized to bring its citizens and travelers a cultural destination where people can forget all about busy pace of life to set foot in a peaceful space of a tranquil village with rustic images such as bamboo trees, a well, rice paddies, and so forth. Hue Culture, Sport, and Tourism Festival is one of festivals in Hue to launch a series of the city's cultural, sport, and tourism activities. It is also an activity to welcome the 85th anniversary of establishing Communist Party of Vietnam and upcoming Lunar Year. The festival will create a healthy cultural playground for residents and tourists on the occasion of Tet Holiday.