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Vietnamese community celebrates Moon Festival at Eden Center
Eden Idol contest winner Jamie Nguyen, age 4, from Baltimore at the mike.
Hundreds of people from the entire D.C. region came to the Eden Center on a rainy afternoon, Saturday, Sept. 21, to celebrate the annual Moon Festival. The sixth annual Moon Festival at the Vietnamese shopping center in Seven Corners included a lion dance, the 2013 Miss Vietnam D.C. contest (won by Vicenta Hanh Phuoc Tran), the Eden Idol singing contest for children, a children’s art contest, crafts, lanterns, and prizes, as festival-goers cruised the mall for moon cakes, bubble tea, and more.