The people committee of Thua Thien – Hue province organized a meeting to report about Festival Hue 2012 and planning for Festival 2014 in last 11th June 2012. The 8th festival is going to be organized in Hue since 12 -20 April 2012.
The Festival Hue 2014 will be officially held in Saturday evening, 12 April 2014, and ends in 20 April 2014. That year is an important remark for many meaningful events in the progress of building and developing Hue urban area such as 210 years of Vietnam’s official country name, 115 years of Truong Tien Bridge and Dong Ba market, etc.
The topic of Hue Festival 2014 is continued to be “Integrated and developed culture heritage”. In terms of partners, France is confirmed to be the main one. Besides, the other countries in Europe, Latin America, Africa and ASEAN are also concerned. The Festival Hue 2014 continues to have the appearance of the art groups from nations of the world wide, in which the typical countries that holds mutual relations would be taken to best consideration.
The festival Hue 2012 (from 7-15 April 2012) is said to be successful in many terms. There were 65 units and art groups with more than 2000 professional artisans, musicians, painters, etc from Vietnam and other 27 countries with more than 3000 amateur actors joining and attracted more than 2 millions of participations in the festival.
The board of organization is also said to pay attention to the system of festival activities, the traditional festivals of Hue to be a continuous product and suitable to the needs of a Festival country. Besides, the development of the cultural products that owns brand names, handicraft products production to serve the demand of visitors.