17:24 | 27/07/2015 Society
At least a 1,000 kite enthusiasts from Vietnam and abroad are expected to partake in the first kite festival at Yen So Park – Hanoi Kite Festival 2015 – on July 26 and show off their kite flying skills.
Kite lovers from clubs in Hanoi, Bac Ninh, Bac Giang, Hai Phong and Nam Dinh will also fill the skyline with their colourful creations, organizers of the event have announced.
At the event, a bevy of activities are planned including a kite exhibition, kite flying contests, kite making classes, kite selling vendor stalls, folk games stations, and food and beverage stalls.
In short, a little bit of something for the whole family to enjoy say the organizers.
The festival, co-organized by the Vietnamese Kite Cultural Heritage Conservation Centre and Gamuda Land Vietnam Co. Ltd, aims to honour the kite making and kite flying arts as a special culture in the country./.