16:00 | 02/04/2021 Culture & Tourism
(VEN) - Hundreds of German expats and families living in Vietnam as well as Vietnamese friends enjoyed a fun day in HCMC last Saturday at the Easter celebrations organized by the German Consulate General.
The Easter celebration was free entry. Traditional festival activities like painting and hunting Easter eggs, making cookies and meeting the Easter bunny were enjoyed by both kids and adults. Those attending the celebrations were also able to buy delicious sweets and other treats like cookies, black forest cakes, chocolate and ice cream, not to mention beautiful handicraft products. They also had a chance to win amazing prizes at the Easter Charity Raffle.
Dr. Josefine Wallat, German Consul General in Ho Chi Minh City, introduced guests to Easter traditions in Germany as well as activities that would be held in Ho Chi Minh City. Those attending the Easter celebrations were able to learn about German traditions and experience a German cultural holiday atmosphere.
The Easter celebration was organized in collaboration with German Consulate General Ho Chi Minh City and Mekong Quilts.