Traditional event in Hanoi

Program of Friends of Vietnam Heritage (FVH) in October 2016

    From Friends of Vietnam Heritage: FVH is pleased to offer a diverse range of events this month: – City Walk to Bạch Mã Temple and the Old Quarter (in English) on Sunday 9 October – City Walk to Đền Quán Thánh, stories of Trúc Bạch lake and Ngũ Xã island (in English) on Sunday 16

Photo Book “Hầu Đồng: The Spirit Mediums of Viet Nam” by Tewfic El-Sawy

    ©2016 Tewfic El-Sawy American photographer Tewfic El-Sawy has published a photo book about the Hầu Đồng tradition of Vietnam after documenting it for more than two years. Tewfic El-Sawy is a professional travel photographer from New York City who has spent the past two years documenting the ancient indigenous Vietnamese tradition of Hầu Đồng. It

Book Talk by Sylvie Fanchette in Hanoi

    Fri 16 Sep 2016, 7.30 pm Bookworm – 44 Chau Long – Hanoi From Bookworm: An investigation into the past development and future growth of Hanoi from village to a globalized mega-city that continues to envelope rural communities – with an emphasis on the Government’s concept for Hanoi by 2030. Built of a floodplain now

Culture Puzzle 02: Tò He (Toy Figurine)

    Sat 30 Jul 2016, 6 pm Hanoi Old Quarter Culture Exchange Center (3rd floor) 50 Dao Duy Tu, Hanoi From the organizer: Series “Culture Puzzle” consists of cultural workshops, which does not only provide simple knowledge but gives a chance for the attendants to create folk game toys with foreigners under the guidance of artisans.

Paper Folding Workshop “Behind the Folds”

    Sun 12 Jun 201, 9 am – 12 pm Hanoi Social Club From the organizer: What will you get in “Behind the folds” workshop? You may get an unique experience with Dó paper by folding them. Dó paper will be “transformed” into many lovely objects such as lamps, vases,… by your hands, and also with

Vietnam Electronic Weekend: Revealed Vietnam Tour and Let’s Party Festival

    Revealed Vietnam Tour: 25 and 26 Mar 2016, 8.30 pm Ultra Muzik Club 57 Cua Nam Street, Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi — Let’s Party Festival: Sun 27 Mar 2016, 3.30 pm Eco Park Xuan Quan, Van Giang District, Hung Yen From the organizer: Revealed Vietnam Tour: The first tour of musicians from renowned Revealed Recordings

HOLI – Festival Of Colours 2016

    Image from Holi festival 2015 Sun 27 Mar 2016, 10 am – 2 pm Kinder Park 614 Lac Long Quan, Tay Ho, Hanoi From the organizer: Holi – a festival of colors – the most fun-filled and boisterous festival! It’s an occasion that brings in unadulterated joy and mirth, fun and play, music and dance, and,

Authentic Lunar New Year Festivities at Metropole Hanoi

    29 – 31 Jan 2016, 4 – 8 pm Sofitel Legend Metropole Hanoi From Sofitel Legend Metropole Hanoi: The Sofitel Legend Metropole Hanoi is transforming the ‘street’ through its open-air courtyard into a traditional Vietnamese market in anticipation of the Tet lunar new year. The three-day Cho Que (country market in Vietnamese) anchors a multi-faceted

Tet Celebration at Vietnam Museum of Ethnology

    8.30 – 11.30 am and 11.30 am – 5.30 pm, 13 and 14 Feb 2016 Vietnam Museum of Ethnology From the organizer: Enjoy the Year of the Monkey at Vietnam Museum of Ethnology on the 6th and 7th day of Tet holiday (Sat and Sun, 13 and 14 Feb 2016). The event will feature cultural characteristics

H’mong New Year in City

    Sun 17 Jan 2016, 9 am – 4 pm Hanoi University of Culture 418 De La Thanh Str, Dong Da Dist, Hanoi From the organizer: Are you interested in exploring the diverse culture of the ethnic minorities, but unable to travel long distance? Are you H’mong students living away from home, looking forward to family

Traditional Japanese New Year – Oshougatsu 2016

    Sat 16 Jan 2016, 8.30 am – 6 pm C9 Courtyard, Hanoi University of Science and Technology From the organizer: You are invited to the traditional Japanese New Year Oshougatsu 2016 in Hanoi. Program: – Introduction about traditional customs, cuisines and games in Oshougatsu – 40-meter long wall with 100 pictures and 8,000 paper cranes

2016 New Year Celebration in Hanoi

    2016 is coming in just two days! Are you wondering how to celebrate the special moments of New Year’s Eve? Check out some suggestions below: EXTRAVAGANT COUNTDOWN PARTIES: 1. Heineken Countdown Party Thu 31 Dec 2014, 8 pm – 00.30 am Ly Thai To Park The most popular annual countdown and music party is equipped

Program “Cùng bé sáng tạo, khám phá tranh Tết”

    Sun 17 Jan 2016, 8.30 – 11 am and 2 – 4 pm Vietnam Fine Arts Museum From the organizer: To honor the folk tradition of Vietnamese people and learn more about the ancient New Year, you are invited to the project “Cùng bé sáng tạo, khám phá tranh Tết” (Explore Tet paintings with children)

Xmasful at Hanoi Creative City

    Thu 24 Dec 2015, 5 pm Creative square Hanoi Creative City 1 Luong Yen, Hanoi From the organizer: Let’s celebrate a special Xmasful with exciting films and music at Hanoi Creative City. 5-7 pm: Free Outdoor screening For young people with fascinating romantic movies themed on love and Christmas. 7.30 – 10.30 pm: Outdoor music

Christmas Program at 44 Chau Long Str.

    Sun 20 Dec 2015, 9 am Bookworm From Bookworm: Come to celebrate Christmas at 44 Chau Long with Bookworm and the Hanoi Cooking Centre. Program 2pm TILL 4pm………………… LIVE JAZZY BAND and CHRISTMAS MUSIC FREE BALLOONS from THE BALLOON BENDER ALL AFTERNOON……………… FREE HOT MULLED WINE and COLD SANGRIA FREE GINGERBREAD and CHRISTMAS TREATS ALL

Program “Memories of Hanoi”

    30 Dec 2015 – 04 Jan 2016, 8 am – 10 pm Imperial Citadel of Thang Long From the organizer: You are invited to the program “Memories of Hanoi”. – An attractive cultural-touristic event to welcome the New year 2016 – A place for the elder generations to reminisce about Hanoi – A place for the

Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony

    Fri 04 Dec 2015, from 6 pm Pullman Hanoi Hotel From the organizer: To start a joyful festive season 2015, come to join an event for family, friend, loved ones to share memorable moments together, a “Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony”. The children will be the centre of the ceremony by having a Santa Claus appearing

Performance of Contemporary Arts Project “MỘC NHÂN – The Human Tree”

    Photo Credit: Hằng Samara Sun 29 Nov 2015, 7 – 9.30 pm Dao Anh Khanh Studio No 7 Lane 462 Ngoc Thuy, Long Bien, Hanoi From the organizer: Kinergie Studio and Venture North Productions proudly present to the audience in Hanoi the contemporary arts project “MỘC NHÂN – The Human Tree”. As a blend of

Exhibition “I Sustain Beauty”

    Grand opening and the award ceremony: Sun 15 Nov 2015, 5.30 pm Exhibition: 16 – 18 Nov 2015, 9 am – 9 pm 3rd floor, Hang Da Galleria From the organizer: Come to an exhibition from art series “I Sustain Beauty”. This exhibition presents and displays the most meaningful works selected by the judges and