activities of the festival help families further connect love
Delivering a speech to open the festival, Director of Department of
Culture, Sports, and Tourism Nguyen Van Long stressed that this activity
is held every year to provide families chances to have an exchange and
share experience. Particularly, participating culinary contests and
musical and sporty activities brought members the opportunities to
understand each other better.
In the festival program, Dong Nai Newspaper Editor in Chief Tran Huy
Thanh called for the delegates and the participants of the “Join hands
in defending Vietnam’s sea and islands sovereignty” program.
According to Ms. Luu Thi Phuong, through this activity organizers wished
to arouse the patriotism and love towards sea and islands and raise
families and communities’ awareness of and sense of responsibility
towards protecting territorial sovereignty in the current period.
Some photos of the activities at the festival: