To celebrate International Children’s Day, the “Colourful Summer Gifts” festival will kick off at 51 Vincom shopping centres across the country on June 1. Vincom’s customers will be able to experience unique fun-filled activities at the colourful festival. VinID cardholders will have the chance to win 40 holiday vouchers at Vinpearl Nam Hội An, along with thousands of attractive gifts worth nearly VNĐ3.5 billion (US$153,508). Colourful world for children The festival promises to provide an attractive and safe destination for children and their families during the summer. The shopping centres will be specially decorated to replicate an oasis or a mysterious forest. The highlight is the “Rainbow Tree,” with seven brilliant colours. From June 1 to 3 and on the following weekends, Vincom will continue to organise entertainment areas for children. Vincom Mega Mall Royal City will be the launch pad of the festival, with a free, open-air … [Read more...] about Vincom to launch “Colourful Summer Gifts” festival nationwide
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Go hash in the heat of summer By Thanh Hang in HCMC In the scorching heat of summer, some people would rather stay inside their air-conditioned room, have a cool drink and idly watch television. However, some are more into the idea of getting out of the city and running into the wild, or going hashing. No booking, just show up at the Caravelle Hotel in HCMC's District 1 on 2 p.m. every Sunday and hop on the bus to join Hash House Harriers with other runners. According to the official website of Saigon Hash, the Hash House Harriers is an informal gathering of once-a-week runners. It started off in Kuala Lumpur in the late 1930s as a way for local expatriates to meet up and get some exercise. The name comes from the original meeting place, the Selangor Club's annex which was known as the Hash House for its monotonous food, and the fact that the game is patterned after the traditional British race Paper Chase or Hares and Hounds in the late 1800s. Since the 1960s, hashing has been … [Read more...] about Go hash in the heat of summer
Nhan Dan Online - The participation of the best three of the Vietnam Design Star Contest, including designer Tang Thanh Cong, Quang Nhat, Ha Duy, will be one of the new features during the Vietnam Spring-Summer Fashion Week 2014. The information was released by designer Minh Hanh at a press conference in Hanoi on December 20. This year's work features a series of last collections by 23 designers from across the country, during three "Ready To Wear" nights and one "Haute Couture" night at a new film studio of Vietnam - film studio S14 of Vietnam Television in Hanoi from December 22-25, designer Hanh said. Additionally, a fashion fair, offering a chance to own the last collections, will be held for the first time at Tan My Design, No. 61 Hang Gai Street, Hoan Kiem district, Hanoi. "If a designer wants to survive, they should understand consumer's demands", Minh Hanh said, "For the reason, we would organize the fair". Addressing at the press conference, general director of Viet Thang … [Read more...] about Spring – Summer Week to showcase new features
Vietnam Heritage Photo Exhibition opens On the show are 122 photos and collections chosen from more than 6,000 entries to the Vietnam heritage photo contest. They are focused on the daily life of ethnic groups, enjoying the marvelous and magic moment of festivities in the wide open space. The event is part of the second Vietnam Heritage Photo Contest with the aim of encouraging the social community to discover, preserve and promote natural and cultural heritage values. The exhibition will run until November 11. The Vietnam Heritage Photo Awards 2013 ceremony is scheduled to take place in Ho Chi Minh City on November 21. American pros share experience with Vietnamese filmmakers Trace is one of the project's lecturers who will work with dozens of students in cinematography from local art universities and colleges. His talks will focus on two of the most popular performance styles in Hollywood today - the Meisner and Ivana Chubbuck acting methods. Trace's five-day trip, … [Read more...] about Art & Entertainment Highlights for November 1
Fun painting activities with VinGallery On Thursday VinGallery will host a Canvas & Wine event at the new VinSpace Garage, 95 Pasteur Street, District 1 where guests can try to paint a self-portrait in the style of Picasso. With a little guidance from experts, they promise guests will be able to let go of their inhibitions and express themselves with ease. Guests can paint an imaginary image of themselves or even try to paint the person they see in the mirror. A similar event will be held at VinSpace, 6 Le Van Mien in District 2 on November 7 which will focus on Henri Matisse. VinSpace Students' Art Exhibition will take place from 10 a.m. until 11 a.m. on November 9 at VinGallery. This is a great opportunity to celebrate the artistic talent of both adults and children, and to raise money for charity at the same time with students of VinSpace Art Studio's works up for grabs. There is also an Art Market at the same venue on November 9 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. German curator … [Read more...] about Russian Cultural Days to be launched in Nov.