You don’t have to venture all the way to Hanoi to experience the thousand-year history of the Vietnamese water puppets! This summer, parents and children alike can be puppeteers at TAIWANfest, controlling puppets from buffaloes to tortoises to villagers. You’ll imagine firsthand the lives of villagers in the Vietnamese countryside hundreds of years ago. Bring the buffaloes through the paddy fields, or sing alongside your friend on the farm. Stage a battle, or an adventure, as you enter a world of fun! Experience this age-old tradition of Vietnamese culture, and let your imagination guide you on your journey!