Nha Trang Sea Festival "Sea Rendezvous"
|Country and Region||Vietnam — Khanh Hoa|
|Type of Festival||Dance, Music|
|Location of Festival||Nha Trang, Khanh Hoa, Vietnam|
|Festival Contact Information|
Khanh Hoa Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism
Every two years (odd numbers) the Sea Festival takes place in the resort town of Nha Trang. The beautiful village is located in central Vietnam. The festival serves to introduce tourism and people to the central coastal province of Khanh Hoa. The cultural festival began in 2003 and features numerous cultural, art and outdoor sporting events that include a stunningly beautiful fireworks display, kite and lantern events and a carnival. Each festival edition a theme is chosen whereby the programming is arranged. Colorful parades are a part of the festivities, exhibitions of traditional arts as well as artistic performances, and fashion shows. The traditional Cau Ngu ceremony marks the opening of the summer fishing season. Participants include local, regional and international artists. All activities are free and open to the public.
|Festival Dates||June 2013|
- The fifth biennial Sea Festival 2011 will be held in Nha Trang (Travelling Vietnam, March 7, 2011)