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Giving prizes for the lanterns in the Mid-Autumn festival 2019 - (24/09/2019)

( the morning of September 14th, Phan Thiet City (Binh Thuan) held a ceremony to summarize and award prizes for lanterns of the Mid-Autumn festival 2019. Attending to the ceremony, there was Vice Chairman of Phan Thiet People's Committee – Mr. Vo Van Thong.
(Awarding the small lantern; photo: Nguyen Vu)

(The first prize – the beautiful butterfly from Phu Hai ward; photo: Nguyen Vu)
(The second prize – studious rabbit from Binh Hung ward; photo: Nguyen Vu)
The Mid-Autumn festival had occurred on the night of September 11st with the theme “ Phan thiet Children – Enjoying the Mid - Autumn festival - Hard study – creative entertainment – Following Uncle Ho’s words. There were 32 big lanterns and nearly 3.000 small lanterns which have various colours and shapes from primary and secondary schools in the area of Phan Thiet city took part in this festival.
(The second prize – yellow rice cluster from Duc Thang school; photo: Nguyen Vu)

(The third prize – sunflower from Phu Trinh school; photo: Nguyen Vu)

(The third prize – rice bundles from Le Quy Don school; photo: Nguyen Vu)

(The Consolation prize – Phan Thiet water tower from Xuan An Ward; photo: Nguyen Vu)
Apart from the lanterns which have the ideas from legendary characters, cartoon or animals like buffalo, rabbit, squirrel, swan, peakcock, penguin and so on, there were also the lanterns talking about the sea, island and Binh Thuan homeland like fishing boat, marine life, flag pole, dragon fruit, Phan Thiet water tower.
(Awarding the big lantern; photo: Nguyen Vu)
(The first prize- Ship of East Sea from Hung Long Ward; photo: Nguyen Vu)
As a result, small lantern "Beautiful butterfly" from Phu Hai ward won the first prize; the second prize was a model of "Studious rabbit " from Binh Hung ward and "Yellow rice cluster" from Duc Thang school; 02 third prizes were the "Rice bundles" from Le Quy Don school and "Sunflower" from Phu Trinh school; 03 consolation prizes were the "studious rabbit" from Duc Long school, "Hello Kitty " from Tien Thanh school and "Phan Thiet water tower" from Xuan An ward.
(The second prize – The Shrimp from Phu Thuy ward; photo: Nguyen Vu)

(The third prize – first doctoral candidate from Binh Hung ward; photo: Nguyen Vu)
For big lanterns, the first prize went to Hung Long ward with lanterns "Ship of East Sea "; the second prize was Phu Thuy ward with lantern "Shrimp"; the third prize belonged to Binh Hung school with lantern "First doctoral candidate"; 04 consolation prizes included the "Boat racing" from Duc Long ward, "The peacock" from Phu Trinh, "The squirrel" from Duc Nghia school and " dragon fruit" fromTien Loi commune. .
(The consolation prize- Boat racing from Duc Long; photo: Nguyen Vu)

(The consolation prize – Dragon fruit from Tien Loi ward; photo: Nguyen Vu)
Nguyen Vu
Translated by Hoai Phuong


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