Vietnam Summer Festival at Spitalfields Market

Updated*: VAS gather-up (optional)

This is an open event so please come and go as you like. However if you want to go gather up with other VAS fellows, please meet up with us infront of the outdoor canopy (see image) at the below time:

- 12:00pm: We will walk around the market, introducing different Vietnamese dishes, arts and crafts and games.

- 4:00pm: This time, we'll go to a near by pub to have some drink :)

About the event

The Vietnam Summer Festival will take place on the 14th July right in the heart of London at the world renowned Spitalfields Market. Admission is free and unlimited so please invite as many friends as you can :)

As a visitor to the Festival, you will be treated to an unprecedented experience – a celebration of tastes, colours and discoveries. Foodies can stroll through over 30 food stalls and sample the best of Vietnam’s exotic cuisine prepared by famous Vietnamese restaurants across London. You will have a chance to discover the different culinary traditions and regions of the country and even learn how to make mouth-watering dishes of your own with our talented chefs.

Take your time when visiting the many stalls dedicated to Vietnamese arts and crafts, admire many well-made products on offer and take some home with you.

There will be immersing live music and dance performances and an art exhibition. An activity area awaits those keen to compete in a range of traditional games and a chance to win attractive prizes.

A chance to win a luxury holiday to Vietnam

An “Experience Travel” luxury 12 night holiday in Vietnam, including return flights with Vietnam Airlines, 3 nights in Vietnam’s leading beach hotel – “The Nam Hai”, a luxury cruises on Ha Long Bay on the superb Halong Ginger, 2 nights in the legendary “Sofitel Legend Metropole Hanoi“, 2 nights in the Art Deco “La Residence” in Hue, an overnight cruise on the fantastic “Bassac Boat” through the Mekong Delta and last, but not least, 3 nights in the boutique An Lam Saigon River. Private tours and transfers throughout.

The competition is sponsored by Experience Travel, Vietnam Airlines, The Nam Hai, and Heritage Line.

To enter the draw, fill in the form below and print out the confirmation form which will be sent to you via email and bring the form with you to the Festival.

Sign up for the Big Draw

Join or login to comment.

  • A former member
    A former member

    Great event covering so many cultural aspects. Congratulations to the organizers.

    July 15, 2012

  • A former member
    A former member

    Awesome event! Well done for organizing it!

    July 15, 2012

  • Paul B

    Great day out, almost like being back in HCM

    July 15, 2012

  • Tony

    great day out, thanks for organising ppl!

    July 14, 2012

  • Chris

    I put some photos here:-
    https://plus.google.com/photos/103823542465258950963/albums/5765099939143733601

    Not many... Blame the rain!

    Chris

    July 14, 2012

  • Paul B

    Seems like the weather is just like hcm :-)

    July 14, 2012

  • A former member
    A former member

    Hello

    July 13, 2012

  • Quan Hoang T.

    btw, we managed to make some discount voucher deal with some food stall, will distribute the vouchers at 12 at the meeting point ;)

    July 13, 2012

  • Quan Hoang T.

    Hi Paul, sorry that the best Xiem and I can do is to coordinate the gather-up at 12 and 4pm as we are still part of the event's staff. But if anyone who is kind enough to coordinate a call center then please let me know and I will PM your number to the people who RSVPed yes.

    July 13, 2012

  • Paul B

    Should we have a central co-ordinating cell number so any late comers can still find everyone.... I may not be there b4 1pm :)

    July 13, 2012

  • Jaime

    I will be going at 11 as well! Should we meet in the meeting point?

    July 13, 2012

  • Tuey

    Hey everyone, hope you're all looking forward to the viet fest - i cant wait! Here's the programme so far - it starts at 11am http://www.vietnamsummerfestival.com/performance/, im going to get there for 11am cos I dont want to miss a thing! Drop me a line if you want to meet earlier than 12pm otherwise see you down there.....

    The T-Dawg

    July 12, 2012

  • Hoang X.

    Just made an update about where we should gather up in the post above :)

    July 11, 2012

  • Clark A.

    Cool. Is everyone getting there early?

    July 10, 2012

  • Hien

    Are we going to meet at some point? If so then what time and whereabout in the market?

    July 10, 2012

  • Tuey

    This is going to be freakin awesome so get your asses down for some viet loving!

    July 7, 2012

  • Hoang X.

    We are negociating some food vouchers for VAS members :) will be great food and great fun :D

    July 7, 2012

39 went

Create a Meetup Group and meet new people

Get started Learn more
Allison

Meetup has allowed me to meet people I wouldn't have met naturally - they're totally different than me.

Allison, started Women's Adventure Travel

Sign up

Meetup members, Log in

By clicking "Sign up" or "Sign up using Facebook", you confirm that you accept our Terms of Service & Privacy Policy