Diverse summer activities for children at Hanoi’s ethnic culture village

A wide range of educational and entertaining activities for children under the theme “My Summer Day” are being organized at the Vietnam National Village for Ethnic Culture and Tourism in Dong Mo tourism area, Hanoi City this month, according to Nhan Dan newspaper.

The program celebrates International Children’s Day (June 1) and Vietnamese Family Day (June 28) while promoting the cultures and customs of ethnic minority groups of Vietnam.

It also creates an interesting playground to raise awareness of the children about environmental protection, improve their creativity, and provide them with unique summer experiences.

This month-long program is attended by nearly 100 artists of 13 ethnic minority groups from 12 cities and provinces including Thai Nguyen, Hanoi, Thua Thien-Hue, Gia Lai, Kon Tum, Ninh Thuan, Soc Trang and some others. They will introduce their traditional dishes and religious rituals.

Highlights of the program include folk games, an exhibition of summer activities, a drawing contest with the theme “I love my village”, environmental activities like making useful items from used bottles, traditional craft workshops, and reading space.

The Saigon Times Daily