Dien Bien Province: Ban Flower Festival 2018 to open in March
Update: Feb 28, 2018
The Ban Flower Festival 2018 will open in Dien Bien Phu City, the northwestern province of Dien Bien, on March 18.

Ban Flower Festival 2017 (Source: baotintuc.vn)

This annual cultural tourism event will be held in Ban flower season after the lunar New Year, to popularize the nature, culture and people of Dien Bien Province to domestic and foreign tourists.

Running until the end of May, apart from a special artistic program at the opening ceremony, activities will include a show on ethnic traditional clothes, sports and folk games and artistic performances.

Successful previous festivals attracted many tourists to the northwestern region in general and Dien Bien province in particular. It also has become a common festival of the community of ethnic minority groups in Dien Bien Province, converging outstanding cultural values and contributing to specializing the Party’s policies on building and developing culture and people in the province for national sustainable development.