(QNO) - On May 7,2013, in Ha Noi, the Organizing Board of The 5th Quang Nam Herritage Festival - 2013 (QNHF-2013) introduced all cultural, tourist and sport events and activities which shall be held in this Festival (from June 20-26)
According to the Organizing Board, the Prime Minister has permitted Quang Nam province to co-operate with the Ministry of Culture-Sport and Tourism, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Vietnam National UNESCO Committee to organize QNHF-2013 from June 21 to 26 at Hoi An city, My Son Sanctuary Site and some places in the province. The Opening ceremony of the QNHF-2013 will be held at 8 P.M on June 22 at Hoi An Theater (Hoi An city) and live broadcasted by Vietnam Television (VTV) and the Voice of Viet Nam (VOV).
With many cultural, tourist and sport activities to be organized, the QNHF-2013 shall be joyful and significant event to honour Vietnam cultural heritage’s value in general and of Quang Nam province in particular. The QNHF-2013 is also an event to respond to the 10th Anniversary of the UNESCO Convention for the Safeguarding of Intangible Cultural Heritage.
Three top events of the QNHF-2013 are: “The Space of ASEAN - Vietnam Cultural Heritage” exhibition which shall be opened at 7.30 PM, June 26th at An Hoi Statue Garden Square (beside Hoai river, Hoi An city). Around 200 artists and players of ASEAN countries, Korea and Japan shall take part in this events through a traditional art and musical performance. The exhibition shall bring visitors to various and special cultural regions of Vietnam, with world cultural and natural heritages which was recognized by UNESCO.
The visitors shall have a chance to enjoy The 3rd Vietnam - Hoi An International Choir Competition at Agribank Hoi An Sea Resort from June 19-26. It’s co-organized by Interkulturre International Choir Association and Hoi An city with the participation of choirs come from many countries and territories in over the world. Under the main topic “Fatherland Melody”, these choirs and other musical groups of Viet Nam and ASEAN countries shall perform together in the Street Art event at Ancient Hoi An Town.
In addition, the final round of the 3rd Miss Ethnic Vietnam Competition shall be organinzed at 8 P.M, June 26-2013 at Hoi An Theater and live broadcasted by VTV and VOV. It’s a special cultural activity being co-organized by Quang Nam People’s Committee, The Vietnam Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union and CIAT company. 50 beautiful young girls come from 40 peoples living in over Vietnam, who had passed the semifinal round, shall take part in this performance.
The QNHF-2013 also consist of other activities such as: The Ethnic Minority Peoples Amateur Musical Festival (at 7P.M, June 21), the Cham Cultural Day at the My Son Sanctuary site (June 24), Night of Reappearing Ancient Hoi An Town in the early 20th Century” ( at Ancient Hoi An Town on June 21), The National Beach Football Cup, “Quang Nam Heritage Festival” Golf Cup, Quang Nam Traditional Boat Race, The Central and Highlands Traditional Martial Art Competition, Art Craft Products Exhibition, etc…
Other important activities of the QNHF-2013 are scientific seminars on commercial investment promotion, tourism, introducing new attractive tourist products to domestic and oversea travelling companies. On this occasion, the Organizing Board shall announce two local specialities which were recognized as Asian and National Record: Quang Noodle and Cau Mong Barbecued Veal.
Taking part in the long seven-day QNHF-201, visitors will have interesting experiences with simple life style, friendship behaviour and the hospitality of Quang Nam people. It will give you unforgettable exploring days …