The gala night was held on June 30, officially wrapping up the Hue Festival 2022, marking a week of special and impressive programmes.
The gala night was a special music exchange with a youthful style. The night included selected programmes from music bands and art groups from Vietnam and other countries. Some of these bands were Da LAB, Chillies, Lyricist, Belogorie, Nine Family, Unity Crew, and España te Quiero, among others.
This year is also the first time the Hue Festival is organised into separate events for the whole year, divided into the Summar Festival, Autumn Festival, and Winter Festival.
The core week of the festival was held June 25-30 and was part of the Summer Festival.
|The overview of “Asia’s longest dinner table" at the gala night |
This year included a street festival, “Asia’s longest dinner table", hot air balloons, and live music.
|The music programme attracted many local youngster |
Pham Do Hoan, director of Hexa Media JSC, the organiser of the music festival Night of Lights said he joined the Hue Festival for the first time. “We are now planning to host a number of new programmes for young people in Hue in the upcoming time.”
|The Hue Festival also featured hot air balloons |
The Hue Festival 2022 brought about a new drive for the province's tourism season. According to the provincial tourism industry, the province estimates to welcome about 200,000 tourists during the entire year's event.
Nguyen Van Phuc, director of the provincial Department of Tourism, said that hotel room occupancy at local hotels was estimated to reach over 80 per cent during the festival. From June 24 to 27, many hotels in the city centre saw full occupancy.