Capital flea market to delight bargain hunters
A flea market promising a wide range of goods with something for everyone will take place at Ha Noi Rock City, 27/52 To Ngoc Van Street, Tay Ho District on Sunday.
Like other flea markets around the world, vintage items will be offered at basement prices, while customers can also expect not just handicrafts, but one-off designs, handmade goods, and interior decor items at reasonable prices. Each booth will exhibit its creativity reflecting the quality of their items and their origins.
The market will be open from 9am to 5pm.
Pakistani films to be screened in Ha Noi
Award-winning Pakistani movies will be presented to audiences in Ha Noi during Pakistan Film Week, which kicks off in the city next Tuesday.
During the three-day event, three movies will be screened, including Jinnah, a film about the life and struggle of the Father of the Nation of Pakistan.
The event, hosted by the Embassy of Pakistan in Ha Noi, will take place at Hanoi Cinematheque, 22A Hai Ba Trung Street.
Polish painter showcases local landscapes
Polish painter Franciszek Ryszard Mazurek will showcases his oil-on-canvas paintings inspired by Viet Nam's landscapes at an exhibition that will open in Ha Noi next Wednesday.
Entitled Landscapes of Viet Nam, the exhibition will feature 33 paintings made during the artist's travels in the country last October.
The event will take place at the Exhibition House, 29 Hang Bai Street, from March 7-10.
British DJ performs in HCM City
The Beats Saigon, a music event crew that promotes underground music, will present the UK-based international DJ and producer Kuedo at Vasco's in HCM City this Saturday.
Kuedo, whose real name is Jamie Teasdale, was formerly half of the groundbreaking dubstep duo Vex'd. While the music of Vex'd is typified by half-step beats and heavy low-end, his music is more akin to a futurist, escapist and dreamlike style.
The show will begin at 9pm at 74/7D Hai Ba Trung Street in District 1.
Centre offers free dance classes to public
The KOTO Saigon Training Centre will organise a Day of Dance to raise money for its charity activities at its Dancentre in HCM City this Sunday.
The event will feature fun-filled activities for all the family, including free, easy and fun dance classes, a silent auction and a performance by the UDG dancers.
The event will take place from 2pm to 6pm at 53 Nguyen Dang Giai Street in District 2.
Jazz concert features French artist
French jazz pianist, composer and singer Frank Amsallem will perform in a solo concert at IDECAF (Institute for Culture Exchange with France) in HCM City on March 10.
Amsallem has recorded a total of eight CDs under his name. He has lived in the US for 20 years and collaborated with jazz greats Gerry Mulligan, Charles Lloyd, Joshua Redman and others.
The concert will begin at 8pm at 31 Thai Van Lung Street in District 1. Tickets, priced at VND100,000, with a 50 per cent discount for students, are available at the institute.