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Hue Festival 2012 will be innovative, unique

posted Nov 23, 2011, 8:06 PM by Dong Travel   [ updated Nov 23, 2011, 8:07 PM by Mickey Dong Hoang Thinh ]
Hue Festival 2012 will take place nine days, from April 7, 2012 (also the Inaugural of National Tourism Year) to April 15, 2012.

Hue Festival next year has the theme "Cultural Heritage with Integration and Development - where the history cities meet" associated with the opening of the National Tourism Year 2012 with the theme "Heritage Tourism".

At the press conference of introducing Hue Festival 2012 in April 23, Mr. Ngo Hoa, Deputy Chairman of Thua Thien Hue People's Committee, head of Hue Festival 2012, said that the opening and closing of festival as well as art programs will be more innovative, unique and tidier.

Thua Thien Hue province is completing the general plan and detail script of the festival, as well as selection of art programs and boosting to promote in order to organize Hue Festival successfully.

Speaking at the press conference, Deputy Minister of Foreign Ministry, Mr. Nguyen Thanh Son, said that the Hue Festival is an international event and the Foreign Ministry has directed the concerned agencies in the promotion and introduction of the event.

Vice Minister stressed that the Hue Festival 2012 is not only raising the culture of Hue, Vietnam culture, but also contribute to spreading culture of the participating countries. Through cultural exchange, these countries understand each other, closer together.

Hue Festival 2012 is also linked to the guideline of the Foreign Ministry about cultural exchange activities in East Asia - Latin America through the Hue Festival and the General Conference of the 13th Federation of the historic cities will take place in Hue.

Beside the main activities in Hue Festival 2012 at opening and closing, there is the Dem Hoang Cung (Royal Palace Night), Te Giao festival, Ao Dai festival, Thien Ha Thai Binh stage (People will peace), etc.

In addition, socialization programs such as the Festival of Drums and Percussion Instruments "Am Vang Hao Khi Viet", Days of Vietnam history's movie, Latin American street festival ... will take place within the framework of the festival.

Source: VOV