Carnival Ha Long to open on April 30

(VOVworld) - The Carnival Ha Long 2016 will take place at the October 30 Square in Ha Long city, Quang Ninh province, on April 30. The 90-minute event will feature musical performances by local artists along with a street parade expected to include professional and amateur artists from several Southeast Asian countries. The city will also hold a fireworks display.

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Carnaval Ha Long

The Carnival Ha Long showcases the province’s culture, tourism and cuisine, as well as draws tourists to attractions in the area, particularly the Ha Long Bay, a UNESCO-recognised World Natural Heritage site.
Last year’s event featured nearly 3,000 actors and actresses, drawing nearly 500,000 visitors, up 12 percent from the previous event.
Quang Ninh welcomed nearly 2 million visitors in the first two months of this year, up three percent from the same period last year with international visitor numbers increasing by 10 percent.

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