The Muong Lo Cultural and Tourism Festival presents the xoè Thái
VietReader 21-10-2020, 11:35



The Muong Lo Cultural and Tourism Festival presents the xoè Thái
Opening of the Muong Lo Cultural and Tourist Festival on October 17 in the province of Yên Bai (North).
Photo: VNA /CVN


The big dance saw the participation of 2020 actors and artisans as well as traditional musical instruments.
Muong Lo - Nghia Lô, which has 21 tight-knit ethnic groups, has a long history and glorious revolutionary tradition as well as diverse cultural identities.
Visitors to the festival will have the chance to immerse themselves in the folk songs and dances of ethnic minorities while discovering various cultural and tourist activities.
Nghia Lô is famous for the big dance xoè Thái and Han Khuong Festival which are both classified as National Intangible Cultural Heritage. In addition, the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism is in the process of creating dossiers to submit to UNESCO in the hope of recognizing xoè Thái as the intangible cultural heritage of the world.
As part of the event, activities reproducing the spiritual life, culture and arts of ethnic minority groups in the locality are expected to attract large numbers of visitors.


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