Vietnamese cultural festival in Volgograd
In the city of Volgograd in southwest Russia, activities in the framework of the "Vietnamese cultural festival" on May 11 held by the Overseas Vietnamese Association in the province of Volgograd in collaboration with other Overseas Vietnamese Associations in the country, were a great success. This is a cultural focal point ahead of the visit of Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung to Russia.
The Vietnamese cultural festival in Volgograd was organized on a monumental scale at the central theatre of the city with two main contents of exhibition and art performance.
In the afternoon of the day, more than 1,000 people visited the stalls introducing Vietnam in the fields of culture, history, President Ho Chi Minh, tourism, economy and folk games. Visitors from Russia and other nations not only visited, but they also enjoyed the typical cuisine of Vietnam, participated in folk games, were presented calligraphy works and introduced to the historical and cultural traditions of Vietnam in the old time and the development of the country and people of Vietnam today.