The 2015 Carnival of Ha Long is set to open on May 8 in downtown Ha Long City, Quang Ninh Province. The Quang Ninh provincial People’s Committee said Carnival Ha Long was considered as the highlight of tourism activities in 2015 in Quang Ninh. The annual event offers an opportunity to promote the native culture to visitors.
This year’s Carnival will include an opening ceremony, fireworks, art performances on stage and dynamic live street shows that promise to offer visitors a warm and lively festival atmosphere.
The street display themed “Ha Long Smile” will feature nearly 10 carriages decorated with flowers, art performances and the participation of 50 models and more than 2,000 extras.
The Ha Long Carnival has become part of Quang Ninh’s tourism brand. The previous Carnival attracted tens of thousands of domestic and international visitors.