Accordingly, the festival took place from November 17 to 28, featuring three main pillars: Design, Community and Creativity. Themed “Flow,” the festival aimed to connect historical, cultural, socio-economic values of the Hanoi capital and turn industrial heritage into a creative cultural complex, creating new products and attracting investment, thereby realizing the capital’s cultural industry development strategy for sustainable development.

A performance at the event

The festival highlighted more than 60 cultural activities, exhibitions, seminars, art and community events, and creative fairs, among others. These activities were organized at Gia Lam Railway Station, Hang Dau Water Tower, Van Xuan Park, Long Bien and Gia Lam Stations.

In twelve days, the Gia Lam Railway Station welcomed around 200,000 visitors while Hang Dau Water Tower attracted about 30,000 visitors.

The organizers honor groups and individuals with contribution to the festival's success.

The success of the Hanoi Creative Design Festival 2023 exceeded the organizing panel’s expectations, leaving deep impressions on the community and spreading the spirit of creativity to organizations and people from all walks of life.

Translated by Song Anh