The event will mark 20 years since the Hue Festival was incepted.
The participating countries are from five continents, namely South Korea, China, Israel, Singapore and the Philippines (Asia), France, Belgium, Russia, England, Italy, Denmark and Hungary (Europe), the U.S., Colombia, Mexico, Haiti, Cuba and Chile (Americas), Australia (Oceania), and Egypt (Africa).
This festival particularly focuses on the diversification of art forms, both traditional and contemporary, selecting the typical, unique and well-qualified art troupes from international festivals and art competitions worldwide coming from nations that have a unique culture, consistent with the artistic criteria of Hue Festival.
Regarding the domestic partners, Hue Festival 2020 will be attended by central art units directly managed by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism; a group of 3 cities: Hanoi – Hue – Ho Chi Minh City; independent arts troupes and singers with specific and high artistic quality from various cultural regions.
Festival Hue 2020 also focuses on events and activities with great sense of community in order to meet the diverse needs of local people and visitors when coming to Hue during the festive season.