Festival bringing exposure to Hanoi’s distinct food and crafts

Susan S. Johnson

The Hanoi Centre for Investment, Trade and Tourism Promotion held the official launching ceremony of the Hanoi Cuisine and Craft Village Tourism Festival 2022 on the evening of May 20.

Launching ceremony of Hanoi Cuisine and Craft Tourism Festival 2022

In response to Vietnam’s hosting of SEA Games 31 in Hanoi and several surrounding localities, the Hanoi Centre for Investment, Trade, and Tourism Promotion (HPA) was assigned by the municipal People’s Committee to organise the Hanoi Cuisine and Craft Village Tourism Festival 2022 from May 19 to 23.

The special five-day event is taking place on the pavements of Le

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Celebration marks 40th anniversary of World’s Fair in Knoxville

Susan S. Johnson

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) — The City of Knoxville will turn back the clocks this weekend for a celebration commemorating the 40th anniversary of the World’s Fair.

Visit Knoxville is hosting a kick-off celebration honoring the 40th anniversary of the 1982 World’s Fair on Saturday, May 21 at World’s Fair Park. Admission is free.

Celebration activities will include performances, food trucks, exhibits, plus a splash of 80s music during the fireworks. The 1982 World’s Fair debuted on May 1, and Knoxville’s Sunsphere was built for the event some four decades ago.

The Sunsphere was recently reopened for its observation deck views

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