Bac Ninh Festival 2014 to take place March 13-17

Bac Ninh Festival 2010 (Photo by Tien Thanh)

Diverse cultural and sports activities will be held during Bac Ninh Festival 2014 to take place in six districts, Tu Son town and Bac Ninh city in the northern province of Bac Ninh from March 13-17.

During the festival, themed “Bac Ninh – Kinh Bac Spirit“, Quan ho folklore singing contest, the 2014 sports festival, an ornamental plant and creature contest, a youngsters’ camp, and performances of folk music and dance will be held.

Exhibitions, fairs and free tours to Bac Ninh city and famous historical relic sites and trade villages across the province will be organized.

The festival, held every four years, is expected to draw the participation of more than 100,000 people, including 7,000 artisans and local performers, as well as artists from localities nationwide./.