National folk song festival to open in Quang Ninh

A 5-day national folk song festival will open on Saturday as part of the the 2018 Tourism Year Ha Long-Quang Ninh.

Over 1,000 performers representing cultural centers across Vietnam will deliver traditional folk song, dance, and instrumental performances. Tran Tien Dung, Deputy Director of the Quang Ninh provincial Culture and Sports Department, said: Preparations for the festival are nearly complete. The festival will promote Quang Ninh and its potentials. It's an opportunity for performers from every region to share their experience and for new talents to emerge.

After the opening ceremony, the performers will tour nearby cities. A photo exhibition on Vietnam's sea and islands will also be organized.

Source: VOV5