Festival highlights arts and music

Update: October, 30/2014 - 10:08

HCM CITY (VNS) — The Saigon Outcast will hold its Melting Pot event, with the theme "Celebration of Culture", on November 8 and 9.

The event includes exhibitions of paintings, ceramics, graffiti, photographs and handmade accessories by expatriates and local artists and organisations.

It will also feature music and dance performances by local and expatriate bands and dancers as well as games for children. All proceeds from the festival will go to charity. Half of the funds will be donated to Saigon Children's Charity, and the remaining will be used to upgrade public schools and facilities for children in District 2.

The festival will be held from 12pm to 11pm each day at 188/1 Nguyen Van Huong Street in District 2. — VNS