Nov 29, 2019 / 15:40

Hanoi hosts series activities to celebrate Moscow Days in Hanoi

The Hanoitimes - The highlight of the “Moscow Days in Hanoi” is the street performances at the pedestrian zone around Hoan Kiem Lake on November 30.

“Moscow Days in Hanoi” transpires in Hanoi with a variety of exciting cultural events from November 28 to December 1.

 Illustrative photo by Vietnamplus. 

The event, jointly held by Hanoi People’s Committee and the Government of Moscow, is among the activities to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic ties between Vietnam and Russia.

The highlight of the “Moscow Days in Hanoi” is the street performances at the pedestrian zone around Hoan Kiem Lake on November 30. The program will feature music shows of pop artists from Russia and Vietnam, the Moscow-themed photo exhibition, trade fair, chest competition, sport activities, interactive activity “Moscow shining bright," and DJ show.

Within the framework of the event, “The corner of Moscow” exhibition will be held at the Thong Nhat Park in Hai Ba Trung district and is expected to draw huge attention from the public with the presence of a 3 meters high model of Matryoshka doll.

Besides, the event also features a ballet show at the Hanoi Opera House, an exhibition on Russian poet Alexander Pushkin at the Russian Center of Science and Culture, and children’s football matches at Hang Day Stadium.