Irish cultural festival celebrates Euro 2016

Update: June, 17/2016 - 09:00
Fun fest: The Craic On Irish cultural festival will take place on Saturday. Photo courtesy of Irish Embassy
Viet Nam News


HÀ NỘI — The Craic On Irish festival, featuring cultural exchange, sport, music and dance, will be held on Saturday to increase mutual understanding and friendly relations between Việt Nam and Ireland.

In the Irish language, craic means fun, laughter and happiness. The Craic On  festival will be hosted by the Irish Embassy in celebration of EURO 2016.

A friendly match between Ireland and Việt Nam will take place at 3pm at the Việt Nam National University on Xuân Thủy Street in Hà Nội. It will be followed by a series of music, game, dance and culinary performances. At 8pm, spectators will watch the Euro 2016 match between Ireland and Belgium on a big screen. — VNS