International Children's Festival in Hoi An

Friday, june 07, 2019 11:16

(QNO) - The  2019 VTV International Children’s Festival has just taken place in Vinpearl Land Nam Hoi An in Quang Nam province. This 9-day event attracted art troupes from eight countries: South Korea, Indonesia, Russia, Thailand, the Philippines, Sri Lanka, China and Vietnam.  It is an annual event organized by Vietnam Television for the purpose of cultural exchange, strengthening understanding and solidarity of children around the world.

The art troupe from the Philippines on the folk island in Vinpearl Land Nam Hoi An.
The art troupe from the Philippines on the folk island in Vinpearl Land Nam Hoi An.

Under the theme Colorful Cultural World, the event was aimed at  introducing to children  the world’s different cultural beauties, thereby  teaching them to respect and preserve their traditional cultural characters.

Children attending the festival visited ancient houses, Japanese Bridge, the Hoai river, enjoying Hoi An specialties, making lanterns, weaving silk and some others in the Vinpearl Land.

In particular, the Gala  Evening of Colorful Cultural World on May 31 was the highlight of the festival with the special artistic performances, including a  carnival  by the riverside to show the unique culture and historical traditions of  Hoi An town.

The programme of Friendship Boat will be televised at 9:45 pm on June 8, 2019 on VTV1.

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