According to the announcement of Ho Chi Minh City Department of Tourism, the 14th Southern Fruit Festival 2018 will continue to be held at the Suoi Tien Culture and Tourism site from 1 to 17 June.
The Southern Fruit Festival is annual event to be held by the Ho Chi Minh City Department of Tourism, Suoi Tien Cultural Tourism Joint Stock Company, the Ho Chi Minh City Department of Agriculture and Rural Development, and the Ho Chi Minh City Department of Industry and Trade.
The festival is an especial occasion to honor the excellent people and organizations in the field of agriculture as well as advertise the diversity of Southern fruit market to visitors.
This year’s festival will have many interesting programs with activities such as a floating fruit market, 'Southern Delicious and Safe Fruit' competition, and a parade of “giant fruit' for a fashion show with fruit patterns. As a highlight of festival 2018, the fruit at the floating market will be bought with the quite cheap prices, it will be sale for 20-30% less than market prices.
In addition, from 1 to 7 June, visitors staying at 4 or 5 stars hotels in Ho Chi Minh City will have a chance to enjoy the program "Vietnamese Fruit Experience" and "Vietnam Fruit Week", and enjoy free a variety of fruit or juice.
On the occasion, children will receive free admission to the Suoi Tien Culture and Tourism site to participate in the Festival on International Children's Day (1 June), and excellent students with certificates of merit for the 2017-2018 school year will receive a discount of 50 percent on entrance tickets.
Have a nice day!
Vietnam Immigration Advisor