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Annual international fireworks competition returns

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The 2018 Da Nang International Fireworks Festival is scheduled to take place from April 30-June 30.

Annual international fireworks competition returns

This year’s event themed “The Legend of Bridges” will attract 8 local and international teams from the U.S. , Poland, France, Italia, Hong Kong (China), Sweden, Portugal and Vietnam.
The competition will present 5 spectacular fireworks displaying subjects of Love-Time-Happiness- Aspiration-Friendship during 2 months.
The competition will be held along the Han River banks in Hai Chau and Son Tra Districts.
The performances will be broadcast live by the Vietnam Television.
A series of many interesting cultural and sporting events, including street festivals, art performances, Cham cultural festival, sculpture festival, food fair and more will be launched during the two-month long event.
Beginning in 2008, the Danang International Fireworks Competition has become one of the most-awaited events to attract tourists to the city at the end of April every year.

By NGUYEN KHOI – Translated by Kim Khanh

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