The Asian Culture Festival themed “Fire and Water” opened at Potsdam, Germany on August 4.
Addressing the opening ceremony, Vietnamese ambassador to Germany Nguyen Thi Hoang Anh introduced Vietnamese culture and arts to international friends and thanked Brandenburg state authorities and Potsdam for creating favorable conditions to organize the event successfully.
Representatives from Brandenburg state and Potsdam highlighted the Vietnamese community’s contributions to local economic development and cultural diversification.
The highlights of the festival, a parade of 100 people in Vietnam’s traditional dresses which were made of XQ Vietnam. There are some XQ hand-made embroidery and handicraft works.
There are music, dance and martial art performances to enjoy and also traditional foods and drinks served at various stalls.
(Vietnamcolors & VNexpress)