Lantern festival Hoian opens on New Year 2016

Update: 18 December, 2015

A lantern festival will be held to celebrate Hoi An tourism on this December 31, 2015 and a New Year's celebration at the Hoi An Statute Park. Come to Hoi An right now to the the first guests arriving in Hoi An on January 1 to receive a very warmly welcome of the whole city.



A series of events will be shown at the night gala starting at 8.30pm: an awards ceremony for the best Hoi An tourism video clips, a wedding photo contest and a fashion show of many designers including Papillon Noir and Chula, a dress line originally from Ha Noi.

The gala will include a bartender contest, break dance and flash mob, and local folk-song and dance performances. A street dance and carnival will take place at the park before holding a prayer ceremony for world peace on New Year's Eve.