Spring Flower Market “On the wharf under the boat” is a typical cultural space, a unique tourist destination of the city and the Ben Binh Dong area, District 8 during traditional Tet holiday. Especially in 2021, the Spring Flower Market “On the wharf under the boat” was introduced by the People’s Council of Ho Chi Minh City with a series of typical annual cultural events and festivals of the city.
This year, the Flower Market will take place from January 27 (ie from lunar December 15 until 30 Tet), gathering about over 500 farms from the provinces of Ben Tre, Tien Giang, Vinh Long, Dong Thap… to sell and display products of a variety of plants, flowers, and specialities.
Within the framework of the event’s activities, there are performances of traditional arts on 2 gourd boats along the Tau Hu canal, from the pier (ward 11) to bridge 6 (ward 14); decoration on Ben Binh Dong route from Dinh Hoa street to Phan Huy Bich street.
Along with that is 20 food stalls in front of Vo Van Kiet High School area; the 8th Photo Contest in 2021 with the theme “On the wharf under the boat” and the Flower Boat Contest with the theme “Color of the Spring”; The 3rd Dragon dance performance in 2021 from February 6 to 9 at the main stage area on Nguyen Van Cua Street.