Philippines: Giant Lantern Festival in full swing ASEAN

Philippines: Giant Lantern Festival in full swing

The Philippines’ century-old giant lantern festival has returned after a two-year hiatus from in-person celebrations due to COVID-19, with spectators flocking to San Fernando city in Pampanga province to enjoy the festivity from December 17 to January 1, 2023.
Tuyen Quang busy preparing for lantern festival Culture - Sports

Tuyen Quang busy preparing for lantern festival

After a 2-year hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Tuyen Citadel Festival will again be held in the northern mountainous province of Tuyen Quang this year. One of the highlights of the festival is a procession of giant mid-autumn lanterns.
Lantern Festival to light up ancient city Culture - Sports

Lantern Festival to light up ancient city

The 2022 Hoi An Lantern Festival, a special cultural and art event, will open on December 25 at the Hoi An Memories Island in the central province of Quang Nam, just in time to celebrate Christmas and welcome in the New Year.
Mid-autumn lantern procession in Phan Thiet Society

Mid-autumn lantern procession in Phan Thiet

A Mid-autumn lantern procession took place at Nguyen Tat Thanh square in Phan Thiet city, Binh Thuan province on September 11, attracting thousands of children, pupils, local residents and tourists.
Lantern festival marks invalids, martyrs’ day Society

Lantern festival marks invalids, martyrs’ day

A lantern floating festival was held on Thach Han river in Quang Tri town of the central province of the same name on July 19 to mark the 72nd anniversary of the War Invalids and Martyrs’ Day (July 27).