Enjoying the Year of the Monkey

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Enjoying the Year of the Monkey

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Enjoying the Year of the Monkey

Feb. 13 - 14, 2016 All Day

Hoi xuan 2016
Duration: 8:30 - 11:30 and 13:30 - 17:30


In front of the Bana's house 

1. Tha gongs (Brâu people)

2. Bôông bôông, đing pú

    goong ting musical instruments (Brâu people)

3.  Folk songs, love singing

    (Brâu people, Xơđăng people)

4. Gongs & xoang (Bana people)

5. Klông pút, tơ rưng musical instruments (Xơđăng people)


In front of the Việt's house

6. Folk water puppetry

   10:00, 11:30, 14:30, 16:00

In front of the Bronze Drum building

7. Four supernatural creatures dance (Việt people)

8. Clay bangers (Việt people)

9. Bamboo pole dance (Thái)

 Behind the Bronze Drum building

10. Calligraphy (Việt people)

 11. Đông Hồ wooden block printing (Việt people)

Discovering 12 animal designations

The Việt's house

1. Tò he - Kneading coloured dough into

twelve animal designations (Việt people)

2. Coloring paintings of 12 animal designations

(Việt people)


Kon Tum cuisine

Behind the Tày's house

1. Pork wrapped

in local leaves

2. Roast meat      3. Roast chicken

4. Banana flower salad

5. Bamboo-tube rice

6. Beef dried once and preserved

in ant-eggs

8. Rượu cần - Wines drunk

out of a jar through pipes


Thái people's cuisine (Yên Bái Province)

Behind the Tày's house

1. Roast meat

2. Roast fish

3. Buffalo meat smoked and dried above the hearth

4. Hot dog       5. Five color sticky rice

6. Táo mèo wine

7. Square purple glutinous rice cake


Folk games 

In front of the Bronze Drum building

1. Tiger catches goats (Raglai people)

2. Walking on bamboo stilts (Hmông people, Sán Chay people, Bana people, Xơđăng people)

3. Rolling pomelo (Si La people)     

4. Connecting by bamboo baskets (Việt)

Behind the Bronze Drum building

5. Swings

Beside the Bana's house

6. Bee (Bana people)

7. Kicking wood (Bana people)

8. Buffalo butting (Bana people)

Beside the Êđê's house

9. Thò thụt (Êđê people)

10. Playing statues (Giarai people)

11. Vượt ô thắng (Giarai)

Beside the Hmông's house

12. Blind-man's-buff (Giarai people)

13. Catching pebbles (Êđê people)


Beside the Dao's house

14. Turning stick (Hmông people)

15. Badminton (Hmông people, Pà Thẻn people)


At the Tày's house

16. Chess - cờ hùm, cờ ngô lúa, cờ gánh (Việt people)

17. Ô ăn quan (Việt people)


In front of the Hà Nhì's house

18. Còn tossing (Thái people, Tày people)

19. Baggy jump (Xơđăng people)

20. Blind man beating earthern pot (Việt people)


* Introduction of the Tug of War

In front of the Kite's Wing building

Artisans from Xuân Lai Village and Xuân Thu Village (Hà Nội) introduce the significances and the way to play the game tug of war. This game and its related rituals have newly recognized by the UNESCO as the Representative intangible cultural heritage of the humanity.

* At 19:00 on February 13th, 2016

Performances of gongs, xoang, love singing, four supernatural creatures dance, folk water puppetry, telling epics of the Central Highlands through singing, burning firecrackers


In collaboration with

               the Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism of Kon Tum Province

Open from 8:30 to 17:30 everyday except Mondays and New Year's Holiday

Nguyễn Văn Huyên Road, Cầu Giấy District, Hà Nội