With the title “Nha Trang- the Sea of Rendezvous”, the Sea Festival 2011 will be held from June 11th to 15th by the Khanh Hoa Provincial People’s Committee.
Unlike previously, the Sea Festival 2011 will take place at three famous tourism sites along the Tran Phu coastal street (Nha Trang City), Bai Dai Beach (Cam Lam District) and Doc Let beach (Ninh Hoa Town) with 50 activities such as the Miss Khanh Hoa Contest, Road Festival, Cau Ngu (fish worshipping) Ceremony, “Swallow’s Nest Festival”, Trade Fair of Vietnamese High-quality Products, Film Week, traditional art performances and so on.
Most of these activities describing “Nha Trang- Khanh Hoa- a civilized and friendly destination” will be at the February 4th Square with participation of many artists and art delegations not only from different provinces and cities and from the Republic of Korea, Cuba, France and China.
Noteworthy is that, the festival will observe a day to introduce Truong Sa Island District through a photo exhibition, songs of Truong Sa soldiers, a seminar and a film show on Truong Sa for local people and visitors to know more about this sacred part of the country’s territory .
Nha Trang Sea Festival is held every two years since 2003 to demonstrate traditional and modern cultural values with an effort to preserve and bring into play the nation’s cultural quintessence.