(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.
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.