Ky Yen festival 2023 kicked off in Hoa Tu Communal House in Hoa Tu 1 commune of Soc Trang province’s My Xuyen district on March 6.
The event saw the presence of Chairwoman of the provincial People’s Council Hồ Thị Cẩm Đào, Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee Trần Văn Lâu and Chairman of the provincial Vietnam Fatherland Front Committee Dương Sà Kha.
The festival lasting two days and three nights featured traditional activities including worshipping offerings of incense, wine and tea, procession and art performances.
Hoa Tu Communal House, located in Hoa Truc village of Hoa Tu 1 commune, was built in 1852 and officially recognized by King Tự Đức in 1852. The communal house has been classified as the national historical and cultural relic site.