The Organizing Board of the Con Son - Kiep Bac Autumn Festival opened the Culture and Tourism Week on September 11 morning at a lotus lake to the south of Kiep Bac relic in Hung Dao commune, Chi Linh city.
Delegates cut the ribbon to open the Con Son - Kiep Bac Autumn Festival 2022's Culture and Tourism Week
After cutting the opening ribbon, delegates and tourists from everywhere visited 20 booths displaying tourism, agricultural, and OCOP products of the provincial localities, the Management Board of Con Son - Kiep Bac Relics, the Department of Culture, Sports, and Tourism, and Tourism Associations of Hai Duong and Nam Dinh provinces.
The week aims to introduce and popularize the specific tourism and agricultural products to locals and visitors and create a cultural space for tourists to visit and shop at this year's autumn festival.
Chairman of the provincial People's Committee Trieu The Hung visits the OCOP product booth of Chi Linh city
At the opening ceremony, the delegates and visitors enjoyed many cultural and artistic activities, such as cheo (traditional operetta) singing, lotus tea making, and water puppet performances, tried shaping ceramics on a turning table, and played folk games like breaking pots, catching loaches in jars, etc.
Tourists visit and shop a honey booth
According to Luong Thi Kiem, Deputy Director of the Department of Agriculture and Rural Development, nearly 100 OCOP products of the province are being displayed at the booths within the framework of the Culture and Tourism Week, such as Chi Linh custard-apple, honey, and dragon fruit, Kinh Mon cai hoa vang sticky rice, Ninh Giang ramie cake, Thanh Ha pomelo, processed products, etc.
A large number of visitors attend the opening ceremony of the Con Son - Kiep Bac Autumn Festival 2022's Culture and Tourism Week
The Culture and Tourism Week is taking place from September 11 to 15. This is a new feature of the Con Son - Kiep Bac Autumn Festival 2022.
LE HUONG – THANH CHUNG