If you are staying in Sapa of Lao Cai these days, from 5 to 6 April 2014, you will have a chance to join in the “North-West’s Spring” Festival which is organized by Viettel Military-run Telecom Group in cooperation with Committee for Ethnic Minority Affairs and People’s Committee of Lao Cai Province. The event is held to commemorate 1 year of launching Viettel’s product set for ethnic minority people.
The opening ceremony is being held in the Central Court of Sapa Town with the participation of 6 Northwestern art troupes and famous singers of Vietnam. The ceremony includes many ebullient cultural and art activities featuring the spring festivals in the highland.
Joining the festival, the ethnic minorities and visitors will be immersed in specific space of North-West region with unique markets, performances of ethnic minority costumes, folk games and enjoyed the culinary culture of North-West’s people…
Coming to the festival, visitors also have the opportunity to experience free products and services of Viettel, participate in many quiz games… In the framework of the festival, Viettel will also coordinate with the delegation of doctors from Viet Duc Hospital (Hanoi) to supply free physical and medicine for ethnic minority people in Lao Cai Province.
“North-West’s Spring” Festival is a chance for Lao Cai’s ethnic minority people to exchange and introduce their unique traditional beauty and also for domestic and international visitors to learn and experience special cultural values of the ethnic minority groups.