2023 Vietnam Festival in Japan to open in June

(VOVWORLD) - Vietnamese culture, cuisine, and tourism will be promoted at the Vietnam Festival 2023 to be held Tokyo in June, according to a press conference held by the Vietnamese Embassy in Japan on Monday.

2023 Vietnam Festival in Japan to open in June - ảnh 1Vietnam's conical hat is introduced at the press conference to announce the 2023 Vietnam Festival in Japan, May 15, 2023.  (Photo: VOV)

The annual festival is expected to attract around 180,000 people, with 140 booths showcasing typical Vietnamese products. The program will also include musical performances by Japanese artists.

“Vietnam-Japan relations have grown in various fields in recent years. This year’s Festival themed ‘Hope’ shows the desire and expectations of the people, enterprises, localities, and governments of both countries,” said Vietnamese Ambassador Pham Quang Hieu.