Celebrating Children’s Day with a splash in Saigon

By Thanh Tuyet   June 1, 2017 | 04:34 pm GMT+7

Ho Chi Minh City’s largest theme park was packed on Thursday as parents treated their kids to a special Children’s Day.

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Suoi Tien Amusement Park in Ho Chi Minh City’s District 9 offered free entrance for children less than 1.4 meters tall as a special Children's Day promo.

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The swimming pool and water games were among the favorite ways to cool off in the summer heat.

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Parents wait for their children near the pool. A mother from the neighboring Dong Nai Province said she got the park early in the morning. “I can wait all day because it’s Children’s Day,” she said.

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A man with his son on a rubber raft.

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The fish massage area was open for everyone but the children had priority on the special day.

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Babies were brought to the park just for the atmosphere.

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A family rests under a palm tree inside the park. Many families visited from the nearby provinces of Dong Nai and Binh Duong.

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This woman brought a hammock for her baby to nap in.

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A foreign family joins in the celebrations.