Belgian beer festival underway in Hai Phong

NDO/VNA – The Belgian beer festival is underway in the northern port city of Hai Phong from October 25-27, starting a series of Belgian festivals and events in the locality.


Speaking at the event, Belgian Ambassador to Vietnam Paul Jansen said beer is part of the Belgian culture, and the Belgian beer culture has been recognised by the UNESCO as part of the intangible cultural heritage of humanity.

Visitors will have a chance to enjoy a wide variety of Belgian beer and food.

The festival of this kind has been held successfully in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City for years.

On the occasion, the organiser Deep C Industrial Zones presented VND200 million (US$8,600) to “For the Poor” fund.

As part of the festival, a logistics development seminar and classical concert were also held.