After a long delay due to the Covid-19 epidemic, on the evening of April 22, at Ngo Mon Square, the People’s Committee of Hue City cooperated with other units to organize the opening of the Hue Imperial Citadel night street.
Hoang Thanh night street is a cultural and tourist product combining walking street and art shows; There are 3 main stages, 4 community performance points and 27 stalls selling and displaying traditional handicraft products.
This activity is held from 19:00 to 23:00 on every Friday and Saturday, creating a highlight of Hue tourism picture at night.
According to Mr. Vo Le Nhat – Chairman of Hue City People’s Committee, Hue Imperial City Night Street is organized to further promote tourism – service development, contributing to socio-economic development in the area.
The night street space is held on August 23 and Le Huan streets, gradually expanding and completing to the roads around the Imperial Citadel, bringing interesting experiences to visitors.
Along with that, there are art exhibitions, performances, and court performances at Tay Khuc Dai stage and Ngo Mon stage with art programs such as “Nostalgia for ancient Hue”, Ca Hue, excerpts of opera Hue “Tran Bo married a concubine”, “Tri Trai” and “Tuong mask”, puppetry, dance “Bat Tien gives life”, rice pounding, Chau Van, guard changing ceremony, etc.
Besides, there is Hue culinary space including Hue tea, Hue cakes, Hue products, Tea, medicinal herbs, flavorings.
Thereby, contributing to the promotion of beautiful images of people and cultural lands, rich in history and culture.
“With the idea of recreating the space of an old Hue for people and tourists to enjoy various types of performances, experience folk games, traditional trades, enjoy typical Hue cuisine, Royal Night Street, etc. Hue Citadel will contribute to being one of the unique and attractive highlights in the picture of Hue tourism at night”, shared the Chairman of Hue City People’s Committee.
On the night of the Opening Ceremony, this activity attracted thousands of people, domestic and foreign tourists to experience and attend.