(QNO) - The opening of the Andong Cultural Day in Hoi An took place on November 15. The event was jointly held by Hoi An city (Quang Nam province), Andong city (South Korea) and the International Mask Arts & Culture Organization (IMACO).
|A dance act at the opening.|
The Andong Cultural Day aims to strengthen the friendship, exchange and long-term cooperation between Andong and Hoi An for their sustainable development. The event occured at An Hoi statue garden from November 14 to 16 with several art and cultural activities which promise to make visitors interested.
On November 14, a performing arts programme happened, including lion dances, playing traditional musical instruments.
|A unique traditional act by South Korean artists|
At the opening ceremony of the event, a lot of special art items were performed, such as playing Vietnamese and Korean traditional musical instruments, masks and traditional Korean dance performances, Vietnamese classical drama, laser performance, and some other musical items.
|Arts performance at the opening.|
During the event, Hoi An and Andong tourism, Vietnamese and Korean foods and tea were introduced to the public. At the same time, Vietnamese and Korean cultural values and tourism potentials were also promoted.
|Korean drum dance.|
On this occasion, the signing ceremony of the Memorandum of Understanding between the Center for Hoi An Culture and IMACO (Korea) was held to establish the friendship and development cooperation between these two localities.
|Korean mask arts.|
|Kpop Rion Five band at the opening ceremony.|
|The young fans of Kpop Rion Five.|
|The band and their fans.|
|Musical exchange at the event.|
|Hoi An Leaders and Korean artists.|