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Busan International Short Film Festival
Busan International Short Film Festival

Originally known as “Korea Short Film Festival” in 1980s, the Busan International Short Film Festival introduces a variety of short films. The Busan International Short Film Festival will introduce a variety of domestic short films including 8mm films and independent movies produced by university students and citizens. In 2000, the festival was renamed the “Busan […]

Gochang Green Barley Field Festival Is NOT Beer Festival
Gochang Green Barley Field Festival Is NOT Beer Festival

Gochang Green Barley Field Festival is held every year in April amongst the beautiful green barley fields of the Gochang-gun region. The?Gochang Green Barley Field Festival is the region’s most popular festival with over 550,000 visitors during the past festivals. The festival celebrates the region’s plentiful barley. Visitors take part in activities such as making […]

Canola Flowers along the Nakdong River
Canola Flowers along the Nakdong River

Spring is definitely here from the looks of every flowers blooming, including canola along the Nakdong River. The?Nakdonggang Youchae Festival, or better known as Nakdong River Rape Flower Festival, will be held from April 19 to 23. The festival will open with a traditional ceremony for the dragon king of the sea performed for the […]

Take It Slow At Cheongsando Slow Walk Festival
Take It Slow At Cheongsando Slow Walk Festival

Cheongsando Island is collectively designated as “International Slow Road No. 1” by Cittaslow International. Cheongsando?is the world’s first Slow Road where visitors can begin their healthy walks at the Cheongsando Slow Walk Festival. This festival began in 2011 as the 11 walking trails, spanning 42.195 km. Visitors will have a chance to participate in various […]

Busan Lotus Lantern Festival Kicks-Off Buddha’s Birthday
Busan Lotus Lantern Festival Kicks-Off Buddha’s Birthday

The Busan Lotus Lantern Festival is an annual tradition that provides visitors with an opportunity to experience Buddhist culture through the many activities being offered. To start the celebrations and festivities for Buddha’s birthday, splendid lotus lanterns in different shapes and sizes will be on display at the Busan Lotus Lantern Festival. A month before […]

?A Night Out like Royalty at Moonlight Tour at Changdeokgung Palace
?A Night Out like Royalty at Moonlight Tour at Changdeokgung Palace

Experience what the royal family experienced at the “Moonlight Tour at Changdeokgung Palace.” Changdeokgung Palace?was initially built as a royal villa but it became the central governance place during the Joseon Dynasty after the former principal palace. After the burning of Gyeongbukgung Palace during the Japanese invasion in the 16th century, Changdeokgung Palace became the […]

Seoul Streets Light Up During Lotus Lantern Festival
Seoul Streets Light Up During Lotus Lantern Festival

We have seen all different lanterns, but lotus lanterns take a new twist to lantern festivals. The Lotus Lantern Festival is held every year on April 8th (lunar calendar) in honor of Buddha’s Birth. The festival is preceded by hanging of lotus-shaped lanterns across Seoul for several weeks, and officially kicks off with lighting of […]

Fantastic FANTA-STICK, Do you want to FANTA?
Fantastic FANTA-STICK, Do you want to FANTA?

Meet the most fantastic performance of Fanta-Stick! Fanta-Stick is live “Gukak” musical that gets the audience mesmerized into the performance itself. The group uses traditional Korean instruments and made it into a fusion musical that keeps it modern. Everything you can think of when thinking about Korean music is all incorporated into Fanta-Stick’s performance. Music […]

Traditional Musical, “Miso,” Takes the Stage at Chongdong Theater
Traditional Musical, “Miso,” Takes the Stage at Chongdong Theater

“Miso” adapted into a traditional dance drama/love story chronicling the four seasons of Korea. Starting in 1977, the Jeondong Theater opened with performances of traditional Korean dance and music for audiences of all ages. This later evolved into “Miso” in 2008. The story continued to evolve and in 2010 creators unveiled a new plotline, filled […]

Mungyeong Chasabal Festival
Mungyeong Chasabal Festival

Mungyeong Traditional Chasabal Festival allows you to experience everything about traditional Korean ceramic ware. The 14th annual Mungyeong Chasabal Festival has the theme of “harmony of clay, fire, and wind.” This festival celebrates the identity of Mungyeong’s traditional ceramic ware based on the oldest kiln called Mangdaengi in Korea. The festival will take place at […]