Ao dai show excites crowds at Hoi An Ancient Town

The ao dai (Vietnamese long dress) show amidst a shimmering background of the Hoi An ancient town generated eagerness among both locals and visitors.
January 17, 2021 | 19:27
first vietnamese born georgia congresswoman wore ao dai at her inauguration First Vietnamese-born Georgia congresswoman wore ao dai at her inauguration
ho chi minh citys 5 places to take photos with ao dai this new year Ho Chi Minh city’s 5 places to take photos with Ao dai this New Year
ao dai festival themed quang ninh 2020 heritage land held to promote tourism Ao Dai Festival themed "Quang Ninh 2020: Heritage Land" held to promote tourism
Ao dai show excites crowds at Hoi An Ancient Town
Photo: VNExpress

The ao dai show was first held on 17.30 January 2 at Bridge Pagoda, An Hoi Bridge, and many streets in the Hoi An ancient town.

Ao dai show excites crowds at Hoi An Ancient Town
Performers in the white Ao dai and light-equipped non la (conical hats) brighten the ancient town. Photo: VNExpress

The show is a part of the project "Thức giấc Hội An” (Awaken Hoi An), launched by the town authorities and the enterprise community, which aims to restore the local tourism following the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic, VNExpress reported.

Ao dai show excites crowds at Hoi An Ancient Town
Iron-frame lanterns, signatures of Hoi An also appear in the Ao dai show. Photo: VNExpress

The Ao dai performance also contributes to promoting a safe and attractive Hoi An post-Covid-19. Each year, Hoi An welcomes about 5 million visitors. In 2020, due to the impacts of the Covid-19 epidemic, the number of tourists sharply declined, forcing a series of businesses to close.

Ao dai show excites crowds at Hoi An Ancient Town
Photo: VNExpress

Near the Bridge Pagoda, the crowds gather to enjoy the performances of innovative and traditional ao dai.

Ao dai show excites crowds at Hoi An Ancient Town
Models pose in ao dai. Photo: VNExpress

Many tourists flocked to Hoi An to watch the show, said representatives from the Center of Culture, Sports, and Broadcasting of Hoi An City.

Ao dai show excites crowds at Hoi An Ancient Town
Photo: VNExpress

At An Hoi Bridge, the models performed 20 ao dai collections, featuring the 1930s style and made of Vietnamese silk.

Ao dai show excites crowds at Hoi An Ancient Town
Photo: VNExpress

To welcome visitors to Hoi An in 2021, the ancient town is adorned with many lanterns and flowers across streets and alleys. Besides, it will host interesting folk games and light shows.

ao dai festival held in hanoi with the theme of trang an beauty

Ao dai festival held in Hanoi with the theme of "Trang An beauty"

At the festival, more than 500 officers, members of the Women's Union in Hanoi, female students ... participated in the parade in colorful ao dai, ...

french ambassador gifts graphic architectural design of bao dai palace to vietnam

French Ambassador gifts graphic architectural design of Bao Dai Palace to Vietnam

On November 13, French Ambassador to Vietnam Nicolas Warnery handed over Lam Dong province the graphic architectural design’s copy of the Palace III of King ...

hundreds of vietnamese laotian and cambodian students boosts ties

Hundreds of Vietnamese, Laotian, and Cambodian students boosts ties

The aim of the event is to celebrate the 67th anniversary of Cambodia’s National Day, along with the 45th anniversary of Laos’ National Day, along ...

Malie Nguyen

Insider

Vietnam Strongly Supports UN's Role: Deputy PM Friendship

Vietnam Strongly Supports UN's Role: Deputy PM

Deputy Prime Minister Pham Binh Minh has asserted Vietnam's strong support for and commitment to the UN's role in leading and coordinating multilateral efforts to respond to global challenges.
08:15 | 25/09/2022
Phiên bản di động