Events & Festivals
Seoul Arirang Festival 2018
03154 B 172 Sejong-daero, Jongno-gu, Seoul
Highlights Events & Festivals
Seoul Arirang Festival 2018 will take place at Gwanghwamun Square from Oct. 12, 2018 to Oct. 14, 2018. Under the slogan, “Dancing Arirang”, this festival aims to attract more visitors by incorporating the true meaning of "Arirang" through its many events and activities.
This year, there will be special programs scheduled for each day of the festival. On the first day, there will be an opening ceremony showing off both modern and traditional dances following the slogan of the festival. On the second day, there will be “Stage of Young Artists”, “Gwanghwamun Music Festival”, and “Korean Traditional Performing Arts”. On the final day, there will be samulnori, Korean-style parades, experience programs called “Pan-Nori, Gil-Nori”, and special exhibitions, all taking place at Gwanghwamun Square