Miss Vietnam 2010 Dang Ngoc Han (L) and Miss Universe Vietnam H'Hen Nie wearing traditional brocade costumes of Dak Nong province.
Fourteen provinces and cities nationwide have registered to participate in the event.
The organisers have also invited artists from Laos, Cambodia, Indonesia, the Philippines, Singapore, Malaysia, Japan and South Korea who are now based in HCM city to join the festival.
The event will include a ceremony to grant UNESCO recognition of Dak Nong as a Global Geopark, a brocade festival and fashion show, and a conference to promote and call for tourism investment.
Other highlights will include the semi-finals and final of the 2020 Miss Tourism Vietnam Beauty Pageant, a festival of light, hot air balloons and charity activities to raise funds for disadvantaged districts in the province.