2 - 8 July

Published: July 02, 2018

LJ International Lighting Festival

Hundred models of amiable 3D LED lights, which are created by millions of tiny light bulbs, are shaped like animals, flowers, buildings, and others.

Open until Friday 20 July from 6.30pm to 10.30pm daily

Lien Chieu District’s Administrative Centre, near the intersection of Hoang Thi Loan and Nguyen Sinh Sac

Tickets are 50,000 VND per adult, and 30,000 VND per child under 1m3

Cocofest 2018

The 2-day event will feature the Latino artist Luis Fonsi with the super hit, Despacito which reached 5 billion views on YouTube. Festival goers will have the opportunity to see their idol Luis Fonsi with their own eyes, and to enjoy explosive EDM music in a special space imbued with the Latin American cultural identity.

In addition to exciting musical performances, visitors to the Cocofest 2018 will have the chance to experience international-standard services of luxury resorts in Cocobay, and to discover picturesque views of imposing mountains and beautiful beaches in the city.

Also, they can participate in pool parties, beach volleyball, fascinating street carnival, yoga sessions, and camp. 

More information about ticket prices can be found at www.cocofest.vn or via 02363 954666/ 02363 966988.

Friday 6 and Saturday 7 July

Cocobay Entertainment and Tourism Complex in Ngu Hanh Son District's Hoa Hai Ward

Game Festival

The event will offer visitors a chance to explore all types of games such as video game, music game, carnival game, CD game, arcade game and folk games.

Open until Sunday 17 July

Helio Centre entertainment complex on 2 September street

Free admission

Lantern display

From now until 3 September

East Sea Park, Son Tra District

Free to watch

Arts exhibition entitled ‘The Sojourners’

Displayed works will feature the beauty of Viet Nam, including rural landscapes.

From now until Tuesday 31 July from 9.00am to 8.00pm daily

Pullman Danang Beach Resort, 101 Vo Nguyen Giap

Free admission

Beer Festival – B’estival 2018

Inspired from Oktoberfest – the famous beer festival from Bavaria, Germany; B’estival of Sun World Ba Na Hills not only reimagines an exciting festivity scene but also enchants tourists with its own ‘concoction’.

A total of 1 million litres of beer, fine-assorted from the most well-known German breweries is bound to satisfy any beer-fanatic visitor.

The B’estival not only takes place at Du Dome square but also at Beer Plaza – a new venue designed exclusively for B’estival with capacity of over 3,000 seats.

More specific details of this fascinating event are available at https://danangfantasticity.com/en/news/beer-festival-bestival-2018-at-sun-world-ba-na-hills.html

Until 5 September

Sun World Ba Na Hills

‘Charming Da Nang’ musical programme

This 60-minute programme opens with a stage presentation highlighting the city’s most impressive sites such as the Da Nang International Airport, the Han River, and high-rises. It is followed by delightful performances of singing, dancing, and traditional Vietnamese musical instruments, each of them showcasing the culture and beauty of Da Nang, and Viet Nam as a whole. Interestingly, there is a song named ‘Charming Da Nang’ which was written specifically for this programme.

Open daily at 8.00pm

The Labour Culture House, 2 Cach Mang Thang Tam

Tickets, priced at 800,000 VND, can be bought at the Culture House.

Musical performance

A nightly musical performance featuring famous local, national, and overseas Vietnamese singers

Every evening from 8.30pm

Memory Lounge, 7 Bach Dang

Tickets can be booked on 0511 3575898 or 0905881360

Dragon’s head breathes fire and squirts water

Saturday 7 and Sunday 8 July 9.00pm

The eastern end of the Rong (Dragon) Bridge

Free to watch

Han River Bridge swings open

Saturday 7 and Sunday 8 July 11.00pm

The Han River Bridge

Free to watch


Ant-Man and the Wasp (C13)

Genre: Action, Adventure

In the aftermath of 'Captain America: Civil War,' Scott Lang grapples with the consequences of his choices as both a Super Hero and a father. As he struggles to re-balance his home life with his responsibilities as Ant-Man, he's confronted by Hope van Dyne and Dr. Hank Pym with an urgent new mission. Scott must once again put on the suit and learn to fight alongside The Wasp as the team works together to uncover secrets from their past.

From Friday 6 July

CGV Vinh Trung Plaza, 255 - 257 Hung Vuong               

CGV Vincom Mall, 910A Ngo Quyen

100,000 VND per ticket

Brother of the Year (No age restriction)

Genre: Comedy, Romance

Chut and Jane are two siblings who are polar opposites personality wise. Chut is somewhat of a loser while Jane excels in everything she does. However, Chut is overprotective when it comes to Jane's love life. So when she starts dating the Thai-Japanese Moji, she has to keep Chut from finding out about their relationship. Complications arise when Moji asks her to marry him, because it means she has to move to Japan and she knows Chut will never agree to that.

From Friday 6 July

CGV Vinh Trung Plaza, 255 - 257 Hung Vuong               

CGV Vincom Mall, 910A Ngo Quyen

100,000 VND per ticket