14th Southern Fruit Festival Welcomes the Summer

11 June 2018

Enjoy the tropical fruit and flower paradise, full of vibrant colors at the 14th Southern Fruit Festival. It is an unique tourist event, opening at Suoi Tien from June 1st and takes place throughout the summer.

The opening ceremony with the majestic stage gathered a series of leading pop stars: Cam Ly, Quoc Dai, Kim Tu Long, Cao Cong Nghia, Thien Nhan. The "Giant Fruit Tree" parade show features flower fairies, fruit goddesses etc. splendidly blooming in the impressive fruit-themed fashion collection, welcoming visitors to the "Fruit Kingdom of Suoi Tien" jubilant summer dance.

 

 

The fruit competition "Safe and Delicious Southern Fruits" with many kinds of fresh and safe-to-consume fruit promotes and elevates the reputation of Vietnamese fruits.

Enjoy to your heart’s content the early season fresh and nutritious fruits of more than a hundred kinds, which are also heavily discounted. Over the 13 festive seasons, nearly 20,000 tons of Vietnamese fruits have been consumed at the infamous "Floating Fruit Market".

 

Contemplate the sophisticated, lively, complex works of art created from fruit by talented artisans. The Fruit Visual Art Contest continues to honor, preserve and promote the cultural essence of the South.

(Last year’s Fruit Visual Art Contest winner)

 

First time appearing in Suoi Tien, the Garden of Exotic Flowers will bring visitors to the world of giant mushrooms, vegetable, along with strange fruits: the rare 150kg Da Lat pumpkin, 100kg Binh Dinh wintermelon, giant peppers etc. Get ready to be surprised with hundreds of colorful flower breeds and the mysterious worlds of plants and animals at the aquarium exhibition, featuring South American dragon, flying squirrel, white hawk etc.

Collection of rare giant fruits in the Garden of Exotic Flowers.

 

"Vietnam Life" exhibition depicts the culture and the tourism of the three regions, honoring the Vietnamese people’s hard-working spirit. Traditional Vietnamese Art Village re-imagines folk art forms and the national identity passing down and preserved over generations, reflecting the Vietnamese people's wish and patriotic sentiments.

Suoi Tien welcomes the summer with the 2018 Fruit Festival.

 

Enjoy a variety of art performances: Son Tinh Thuy Tinh, martial arts, ethnic dance, acoustic performances and a variety of fruit drinks.

 

Source: https://dulich.tuoitre.vn/le-hoi-trai-cay-nam-bo-keo-dai-3-thang-550720.htm

Lang Co Town - A perfect escape for the summer

The small Lang Co town in Phu Loc District, Thua Thien – Hue Province is located on the root of the imposing Hai Van mountain range. With long beach sloping gently to the pure water sea, Lang Co is a quiet note for a summer escape.