An international music festival will take place in Hanoi on August 19, as part of the 8th World Congress of the World Federation of UNESCO Clubs, Centers and Associations, being held for the first time in Vietnam on August 18-22.
The event will feature top Vietnamese singers and foreign artists, including Jim Morray from the UK, Marina Blumin from Israel, two ballet dancers from Russia, Indian folk dancers, and a trio band from the Philippines.
The festival, organized by Vietnam National Commission for UNESCO, starts Friday at 8 p.m. at Thien Duong Bao Son Park to celebrate the August Revolution and National Day.
Around 10,000 people are expected to come to the event.
Tickets range from VND250,000-500,000 and are available at:
-Bao Son Hotel, 50 Nguyen Chi Thanh Street, Hanoi.
-Thien Duong Bao Son Park, Thang Long Blvd, An Khanh, Hoai Duc, Tel: 04 6265 3004/ 141-144. Hotline: 090 463 0211 / 090 487 5382.