A fireworks efficiency alongside the Han River at Da Nang Worldwide Fireworks Pageant in 2019. Photograph by VnExpress/Nguyen Dong
The Da Nang Worldwide Fireworks Pageant, one among Vietnam’s main tourism occasions, will likely be held each Saturday night time for 5 consecutive weeks beginning June 3, marking its comeback after three years.
This 12 months’s occasion has attracted pyrotechnic groups from eight international locations – Australia, Canada, Finland, France, Italy, Poland, the UK, and host Vietnam.
Pyrotechnic groups Vietnam and Finland will compete alongside the Han River on June 3 following the opening ceremony. Canada and France will go subsequent on June 10 whereas the performances of Italy and Australia will likely be on June 17, and Poland and the UK on June 24.
The finale will happen on July 8 with a matchup between the very best two groups after 4 elimination rounds.
First held in 2008 as a two-day competitors, the occasion grew to become a two-month competition in 2017, serving to the town cement its standing as a number one tourism vacation spot.
The competition was final held in 2019 however was then cancelled throughout the subsequent three years as a result of Covid pandemic.
Da Nang, well-known for its lengthy sandy seashores, obtained 483,000 overseas vacationers final 12 months, up 4.6 occasions from 2021.