The second Mong Ethnic Cultural Festival will be held in Dong Van District, Ha Giang in October 2016 following the collaboration among theprovincial Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism and 17 localities and Mong ethnic communities.
The theme of the festival is to raise ‘Preserving and promoting cultural identity of Mong people. There will be a large of cultural activities, especially Mong pan-pipe festival next to the traditional costumes, Mong folk song performances, and Mong ethnic cuisine.
Tourists can strengthen their cultural knowledge with unique Mong handicrafts and traditional folk games. In the festival, several heritages of Mong communities will also officially be honored as national cultural intangible heritages.
The festival is projected to take place in the same time with the second “Buckwheat Flower” Festival. The flowers blossom over 15 to 20 days in October and November, covering all around mountains with romantic and marvelous scenes, which will be an additional choice for both domestic and foreign visitors who are planning to vacation in next October, in Vietnam.