[Travel Bits] Festivals, Sightseeing Throughout Korea

Andong Maskdance Pageant

If you wish to know extra concerning the Haho masks worn by the forged in Netflix’s crime thriller “Cash Heist: Korea – Joint Financial Space,” the upcoming Andong Masks Dance Pageant may curiosity you.

The Andong Masks Dance Pageant is scheduled to be held from September 29 to October 3 in Andong metropolis areas of North Gyeongsang Province.

The five-day pageant consists of cultural performances together with masks dance dramas from Korea and masks dance performances from overseas.

This program affords numerous sensible packages to be taught extra concerning the tradition associated to bounce and masks.

Guests of all ages are welcome and tickets value 7,000 gained.

Extra data might be discovered at www.maskdance.com.

Suchang Fermented Meals Pageant

The Suchang Fermented Meals Pageant is scheduled to be held from October 14 to 16 at Sunchang Gochujang village in Sunchang, North Jeolla Province.

The annual Fall Pageant affords greater than 60 conventional sauce-related occasions, together with cooking demonstrations, exhibitions, pink chili paste making occasions, markets, and extra.

A live performance of native musicians and parades are additionally scheduled to entertain the guests.

Though the pageant is free, some occasions will cost a payment, which has not but been determined.

Up to date data might be discovered at www.jangfestival.com.

Sihung Gatgol Pageant

The Sihung Gatgol Pageant is scheduled to be held from 23 to 25 September at Sihung Gatgol Eco Park in Sihung, Gyeonggi Province.

The three-day occasion affords ecotourism experiences by means of the pure panorama of the park, which is taken into account the most important ecological arts playground on the planet.

Quite a lot of packages are provided, together with picture exhibitions, a drawing space, salt playground, and trekking across the Getgol Path.

Shuttle buses to the pageant space are provided at 4 areas: Siheung Metropolis Corridor Fundamental Gate, Siheung Metropolis Corridor Station Exit No. 2, Oido Station and Sincheon Station.

Extra data might be discovered at www.sgfestival.com.

Jinju Namgang Lantern Pageant

The 2022 Jinju Namgang Lantern Pageant is scheduled to happen from October 10-31 at Nam River and Jinjuseong Fort in South Gyeongsang Province.

Originating from floating lanterns used as a army tactic to forestall Japanese troopers from crossing the Nam River throughout the Imjin Conflict of 1592–1598, the 22-year-old pageant lets guests get pleasure from a flotilla of gleaming lanterns on the created river. invitations you to take by native college students.

There will likely be a fireworks present, water gentle present and road parade.

Guests could make their very own lanterns and take a look at their hand at Korean calligraphy.

Guests of all ages are welcome, however charges fluctuate by schedule.

Up to date data might be discovered at www.yudeung.com.

Namhe Oktoberfest

The Namhae Oktoberfest is scheduled to happen from 30 September to 2 October in several areas of the German village in Namhae-gun, South Gyeongsang Province.

The annual celebration returns after a three-year hiatus as South Korea lifts key COVID-19 social distancing guidelines.

The beer pageant consists of exhibitions associated to the historical past of South Korean nurses and miners who went to work in Germany within the Sixties and Seventies.

Guests can get pleasure from German cultural performances, take part in beer-related video games and competitions. They’ll additionally expertise German meals and drinks, together with beer and sausage.

All packages are provided without spending a dime.

by Lee Si-jin (sj_lee@heraldcorp.com)

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