HCMC to open “Our Common Home” festival
Update: Sep 06, 2014
Seventeen countries have registered to attend the second “Ho Chi Minh City-Our Common Home” Festival set to take place at 23/9 Park in District 1 from September 12-14.

The festival will include an exhibition on external activities of Ho Chi Minh City, introduction on Viet Nam’s people and landscape and cultural space to display traditional images, objects, costumes and products of foreign countries taking part in the festival.

Additionally, art performances and a food stall are planned to introduce the culture of Viet Nam in general and Ho Chi Minh City in particular, helping to build an image of dynamic city on international arena.

Deputy Director of HCMC’s Department of External Affairs Le Quang Long said this year, foreign consulate generals will take part in many events of the festival such as art performances and folk games.