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Danang 2016 to offer ABG guests true flavour of Vietnam

21 Sep 2016
Danang, Vietnam, September 20, 2016: Danang City is rallying round to provide a wide range of cultural activities and social events for visitors to the Olympic Council of Asia’s 5th Asian Beach Games in the central coastal city. The Danang Trade and Industry Department, Danang Tourism Department and Danang Culture and Sports Department have organised a series of activities under the “Danang – FantastiCity!” theme.

They begin from Thursday, September 22, and run through October 5, two days after the closing ceremony on Monday, October 3. The ABG opens on Saturday, September 24 and will feature 14 sports, 22 disciplines and 172 events at four venue clusters along a 7km stretch of the bay.

Here are the activities and locations:

September 22 – October 4: Hot deals and promotion programme, Con and Han Market.

September 23 – October 3: Danang Tourism Photo Exhibition, East Sea Park.

September 23 – October 5: Tour programmes for athletes and officials, various locations.

September 24 – October 2: Communal culture, festival and souvenir exhibition, Eastern Park of Dragon

September 24 – October 5: Food Festival for international athletes and media, standard restaurants in Danang.

September 24 – October 5: Books and Documents Exhibition on “Danang – A Livable City”, General Science Library.

September 24, 25, October 1, 2 (5pm – 9.30pm): Bai Choi Performance, Tran Hung Dao Street.

September 25: Danang Cooking Contest Open VIII 2016, Eastern Park of Dragon Bridge.

September 26 and October 2: “Tuong” Street Performance, Eastern Han River Bridge.

September 30: My Khe By Night, Ca Ong Tomb.

September 30: Cultural exchange programme between local youth, athletes and international athletes, Main Stage of ABG5.

October 1: Carnival and International Costumes Parade, Vo Nguyen Giap Street.

October 1: Coastal Festival, Ca Ong Tomb.

October 2: Trumpet Performance, Bach Dang Street, Western Dragon Bridge.
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