A gong performance (Photo: VNA)
– The Culture, Sports and Tourism Festival for Ethnic
Groups in the Central Highlands region 2021 will take place in Kon Tum province
from May 28-30.
The event will be jointly held by the Ministry of Culture,
Sports and Tourism and the provincial People’s Committee, and attract the
participation of the five Central Highlands provinces of Kon Tum, Gia Lai, Dak
Lak, Dak Nong and Lam Dong, and the central province of Quang Nam, and southern
Binh Phuoc province.
With the theme of preserving and promoting traditional
cultural values of ethnic groups in the region during the nation’s integration
and development, the festival aims to honour the traditional cultural values
and promote the participating provinces’ potential and advantages to attract
more investments in tourism.
It is expected to attract around 1,200 participants,
including artisans, artists and amateur athletes.
Within the framework of the festival, there will be a space
introducing local traditional cultures, a cuisine festival, Gong performances,
a traditional costumes show, and an exhibition featuring cultures of Central
Highlands ethnic groups./.