11:34 | 12/10/2016 Entertainment
(VEN) - The 7th edition of the French gastronomy fair “Balade en France” in Ho Chi Minh City will be held on the 4th and the 5th of November at the Hotel Equatorial. With a lot of new features in the concept, this event is to offer a taste of France and to get the public closer to the French culture and its diversity.
“Balade en France” is an annual fair dedicated to the public of Ho Chi Minh City, which aims to promote the French culture through its gastronomy, its wine, and its entertainment shows. After the huge success of the previous years, the event is expected to have about 2000 guests, among which 80% would be Vietnamese.
The particularity of this year’s fair is that a “French Market” will be held on the 5th November, from 9am till 3pm. The main importing suppliers of French products in town will be there to provide the visitors with very competitive process on French products.
A show of French Cancan will once again be performed. Visitors will also have the possibility to enjoy other artistic performances such as a booth for Henne tattoo. Poussière de vie, a French association, will also display a pétanque field as well as a children’s corner for parents who want to enjoy their wine without disturbance. A raffle with various prizes (including Air France vouchers, wine, and food) will also take place.
The guests can get the tickets and coupons for food and beverage at the entrance, in order to access the games, activities and shows on display, as well as, of course, to get a taste of the food! A very large choice of beverages will made available by the restaurants and the wine retailers in HCMC. There will be many booths with imported products from France (cheese, syrup, jam, pâté, chocolates, etc.) with very competitive prices in exclusivity for the guests of the fair.
- Pre-sales: 150,000 VND/ adult, 80,000 VND/children (under 14)
- At the gate: 250,000 VND/ adult, 150,000 VND/children (under 14)
- Children under 6: free of charge
- Inpidual coupon: 20.000 VND/ coupon (available at the booths)