|From Thailand with noodles: Thai food attracts visitors at the Five Continents Food Festival-World Food 2017. — VNS Photo Gia Lộc |Viet Nam News
HCM CITY — Five Continents Food Festival-World Food 2017, the first event of its kind to be held in HCM City, features the cuisine and culture of all five continents from October 5-8 at Hoa Lư Stadium in District 1.
Hundreds of delicious food and drinks, including vegetables, seafood and others cooked with ingredients from five continents are displayed and sold at many booths in the festival.
The stalls’ owners and cooks welcome visitors and buyers at noon and in the evening. Visitors can talk with many famous chefs and their country’s dishes, including Australian beefsteak, Mexican tacos, pasta, and bunny chow.
Cooking contests for students and guests are being held, as well as street magic, dances and fashion shows from five continents, including Japanese sword performances, Korean and Indian traditional dances and others.
A group of 10 people from Tân Bình District told Việt Nam News that they had learned about the festival via media.
The festival is organised by the city-based Việt Nam Industry and Trade Information Centre in co-operation with YAH Solution Co. Ltd. —VNS
|Local flavours: A booth selling special dishes of Nha Trang in the south central coastal province of Khánh Hòa at the Five Continents Food Festival-World Food 2017. — VNS Photo Gia Lộc|
|Scrumptious: A food booth including pan-fried rice noodles with vegetable, meat and eggs at the Five Continents Food Festival-World Food 2017, held at Hoa Lư Stadium in HCM City’s District 1. — VNS Photo Gia Lộc|