The Consulates General of France, Germany, Hungary, Italy and the Netherlands will jointly organize a Christmas fair to raise money for charity at the French Mansion garden.
The French Consulate General said the garden of the French Residence at 6, Le Duan Street, District 1, will be open to the public to participate in the European Christmas charity fair from 16:00 to 20:00 on November 25.
The entrance fee to the fair is 30,000 VND/person. All profits from this program will be donated to 5 charitable organizations operating in Vietnam, including Deutsche Cleft Kinderhilfe e.V., E-ducare, Ho Chi Minh Heart Institute, Ba Chieu Shelter and Living Foundation.
Attending the market, visitors can experience activities such as enjoying traditional Christmas cakes, sipping hot wine or finding gifts for relatives and friends from European craft and decoration stalls. The children also had the opportunity to try their hand at horseback riding.
The French Consulate General believes that this fair will be the perfect choice for families, friends or couples who want to spend time together, immerse themselves in the upcoming Christmas atmosphere.
The garden of the mansion is more than 1.5 hectares with many old trees and is a refuge for rare ferrets, squirrels and birds. Every year, on the occasion of "European Heritage Days", the French Consulate General is also open to visitors for free.