Many attractive activities to take place in Hue Festival 2016

(TITC) –Under the theme “710th anniversary of Thuan Hoa – Phu Xuan – Thua Thien Hue; Cultural Heritage with Integration and Development”, Hue Festival 2016 will take place from April 29th to May 4th 2016 in Hue City and some localities in Thua Thien Hue Province.

Hue Festival 2016 is the annual premier event aiming to develop the Province in accordance with the idea “Heritage, Culture, Ecology, Landscapes and Friendliness with environment” deserving as one of tourism and culture centers of the country and region.

Various large-scale programs with unique domestic and international art troupes will take place during the framework of Hue Festival 2016.

Event schedule in Hue Festival 2016

Time

Opening time

Activity

Location

April 29th

00:15

Nam Giao Offering Ritual

Nam Giao Esplanade

April 29th

13:00

Kites Display and Festival

Phu Van Lau

April 29th

20:00

Grand Opening Ceremony

Noon Gate Square

April 29th

All day

Hue Festival 2016 – International Trade Fair

Sports and Gymnastics Center of Thua Thien Hue Province

April 30th

All day

Sinh Village’s Folk Painting Exhibition

Feb. 3rd Park

April 30th

06:00

“Rural Market on Festive Days” Festivity

Thanh Toan Roofed Bridge – Huong Thuy District

April 30th

07:30

“The Colors of Childhood” Fiesta

Hue Children’s House

April 30th

08:00

Traditional Race Boat Festival

Huong River, in front of Ly Tu Trong Park

April 30th

09:00

Hip – Hop Festival

Culture and Information Center of Thua Thien Hue Province

April 30th

19:30

“Fragrances of Phuoc Tich Ancient Village” Festivity

Phuoc Tich Ancient Village, Phong Dien District

May 1st and 3rd

20:00

Imperial Night

Inside the Citadel

May 2nd

19:30

Presentation of the Quintessence of Hue’s traditional arts

Kim Long Communal House

May 2nd

20:00

Hue’s Poetry Festival

Feb. 3rd Park

May 4th

20:00

Closing Ceremony

Noon Gate Square

Schedule of Artistic programs

April 30th

19:30

Artistic program of Della Mae Band (USA)

West of Thai Hoa Palace- Inside the Citadel

April 30th

19:30

Artistic program of Lang Du Band

An Dinh Palace

April 30th

19:30

Artistic program of Halleluya Dance Group (Israel)

East of Thai Hoa Palace- Inside the Citadel

April 30th

20:45

Artistic program of Paulina y el Buscapié Band (Mexico)

An Dinh Palace

April 30th

20:45

Artistic program of Giao Thoi Band

West of Thai Hoa Palace- Inside the Citadel

April 30th

20:45

Artistic program of Michal Milczrek Trio Band (Poland)

Duyet Thi Duong Theatre – Inside the Citadel

April 30th

20:45

Artistic program of Changó Pacific Music Foundation (Colombia)

Kien Trung Palace – Inside the Citadel

May 1st

19:30

Artistic program of Della Mae Band (USA)

An Dinh Palace

May 1st

20:45

Artistic program of Paulina y el Buscapié Band (Mexico)

An Dinh Palace

May 2nd

19:30

Artistic program of Cancer Band (Denmark)

West of Thai Hoa Palace- Inside the Citadel

May 2nd

19:30

Artistic program of Giao Thoi Band

An Dinh Palace

May 2nd

19:30

Artistic program of Amurskie Zori Folk Dance Group (Russia)

Kien Trung Palace – Inside the Citadel

May 2nd

20:45

Artistic program of Germein Sisters Band (Australia)

West of Thai Hoa Temple- Inside the Citadel

May 2nd

20:45

Artistic program of Stealing Sheep Band (The U.K)

An Dinh Palace

May 2nd

20:45

Artistic program of Michal Milczrek Trio Band (Poland)

Duyet Thi Duong Theatre – Inside the Citadel

May 3nd

19:30

Artistic program of Cancer Band (Denmark)

An Dinh Palace