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Hung Yen

Time: The 2nd day of the fifth lunar month.
Place: Kim Dong District, Hung Yen Province.
Objects of worship: Tutelary god Huong Thien, Dao Quang (the reign of Hung Due Vuong), who had merit of fighting Thuc troop.
Characteristics: The festival recalls the embodied day of tutelary god.

Ha Tinh
Chieu Trung Temple Festival

Time: The 3rd day of the fifth lunar month.
Place: Thach Kim Commune, Thach Ha District, Ha Tinh Province.

Objects of worship: Le Khoi (Chieu Trung Dai Vuong) - a famous General of Le Dynasty.
Characteristics: Boat racing, cock fighting.

Time: 5th day of the fifth lunar month.
Place: Every house of the Kinh (Viet).
Characteristics: This is the middle year festival for the prevention of disease and ward off evil spirits (the day of changing weather from spring to summer, this is the time easy to get pathogen). On the day of “killing insects”, every one has to get up early, eat fermented sticky and fruits. The worshipping is held at noon, hour of Ngo.

 

An Giang
Chau Phu Communal House Festival

Time: From the 9th to the 11th day of the fifth lunar month.
Place:Chau Phu A Ward, Chau Doc City, An Giang Province.
Objects of worship: Nguyen Huu Canh (the nephew of Nguyen Trai).
Characteristics: Incense offering, ky yen ceremony and boi singing at night.

Vinh Phuc

Time: The 10th day of the fifth lunar month.
Place: Lien Chau Commune, Yen Lac District, Vinh Phuc Province.
Objects of worship: Tam Giang Dai Vuong Tho Lenh.
Characteristics: Custom of vying for silk-worms while racing boat: the racing boats start from Chai Communal House to Xuan Vien Village in the other bank of the river then vying for silk-worms for good luck.

Tra Vinh
My Long Sea Worshipping Festival

Time: From 10th day to the 12th day of the fifth lunar month.
Place: Ba Chua Xu Temple, My Long Town, Cau Ngang District, Tra Vinh Province.
Objects of worship: Ba Chua Xu (the local goddess), Ca Ong (whale).
Characteristics: The festival of the fishermen in the southern coastal areas. The festival includes rites: welcoming the Lord Whale, procession of Ba Chua Xu, sacrifice to the Agriculture genie. Games: bag jumping (jumping in the bag), tug-of-war, fish catching.

Ha Noi Capital
Vinh Ninh Communal House Festival

Time: 13th day of the fifth lunar month.
Place: Vinh Quynh Commune, Thanh Tri District, Ha Noi.
Objects of worship: Nang Tia, general of Hai Ba Trung.
Characteristics: Worshipping ancestor, traditional procession of god, mock battle performance.

Vinh Phuc

Time: From the 15th to the 16th day of the fifth lunar month.
Place: Bo Sao Commune, Vinh Tuong District, Vinh Phuc Province.
Objects of worship: Dong Hai Dai Vuong.
Characteristics: Game of farming performance: villagers play in role of ploughman, raking people, rice seeds sowing people...

Ha Noi Capital

Time: The 15th day of the fifth lunar month.
Place: Thuy Phuong, Bac Tu Liem District, Ha Noi.
Objects of worship: The Buddha and Ly Ong Trong, who had merit of controlling floods on the Red River, was sent to go abroad as King's envoy to help Tan King to fight against Hung No aggressors (221 BC).
Characteristics: Royal order procession, giving out report ceremony to worship Buddha and pray for the peace of Saint Chem and his wife's souls.

Time: From the 17th to the 18th day of the fifth lunar month.
Place: Nghia Huong Commune, Quoc Oai District, Ha Noi.
Objects of worship: Two village's tutelary gods, sons of Lac Long Quan and Au Co.
Characteristics: Water procession, wrestling, chess playing, to tom diem playing, cheo performance.

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