The third Ban Gioc waterfall festival will be held on October 5 and 6, at Ban Gioc waterfall tourist area, Cao Bang province.

The festival will feature various rituals and festive activities, including a water procession ceremony to pray for peace along with favourable wind and rain and a light festival.

Locals and visitors will have the chance to join folk games such as tug of war, sack race, stick pushing, catching ducks blindfolded and peeling chestnuts.

Ban Gioc is the largest natural waterfall in Southeast Asia and also the world's fourth largest cross-border waterfall./.