7:00 PM, 9:00 PM
Actor Murali Theatre
River, lakes and ponds are familiar sights in the natural landscape of Vietnam.
In the process of growing and harvesting paddy rice, Vietnamese peasant have to cope with constant natural disasters and a difficult environment.
Village festivals, usually held to mark either the end or beginning of the agricultural cycle, are the means by which the peasants express their hopes for more abundant crops through which they derive enjoyment and diversion. Each village festival features traditional folk entertainment’s which reflect ancient religious beliefs as well as customs, such as boat – racing , wrestling, swinging, kite-flying, board racing , firecracker and so on. At festivals in the delta region of Bac Bo ( the north ) there is usually a puppet show on the surface of a lake or pond.