Vietnam – Asia Silk Culture festival 2016 which is first held in Vietnam will officially take place on Hoi An in two days March 28th to 29th.
1st Vietnam – Asia Silk Culture festival
By this time there had been seven typical village and six countries in the region which agree to participate in the Festival. Hoi An Silk Village is the only representative of Vietnam which has become a founding member of the Association of World Silk and Asia Silk. Hoi An will also be the venue of this festival.
With the theme “Bringing silk back to modern life“, the Festival will be held in Hoi An Silk Village (Quang Nam) for each main topic. Restoring traditional culture of Vietnamese silk has activities such as the burning incense ceremony for silk princess in Quang Nam; introducing and demonstrating traditional weaving techniques of Tan Chau village with the famous My A products; ancient motifs textile techniques of the Cham wedding; Brocade Weaving Co Tu ethnic minority; Natural silk craft village in northern Bac Giang province.
Gastronomy fair “country soul”
All performances are coordinated with the village artisans, demonstrations, photographs and actual product. Display products of seven modern Vietnam typical weaving villages: Nha Xa, Van Phuc, Ma Chau, Tan Chau… Gastronomy fair “country soul” will take visitors back to space of weaving village fair, the traditional rustic dishes.