Korea Travel Notes: Festivals and Events: Nov-Dec 2014

Festival Date City/County/District Region
Gwangju Biennale 2014.09.05 2014.11.09 Buk-gu Gwangju
Busan Biennale 2014.09.20 2014.11.22 Seo-gu Busan
Jogyesa Chrysanthemum Exhibit 2014.10.02 2014.11.11 Jongno-gu Seoul
Rubber Duck Project Seoul 2014.10.14 2014.11.14 Jamsil Seoul
Changgyeonggung Nighttime Opening 2014.10.21 2014.11.02 Jongno-gu Seoul
Gyeongbokgung Nighttime Opening 2014.10.22 2014.11.03 Jongno-gu Seoul
Changwon Gagopa Chrysanthemum Festival 2014.10.24 2014.11.02 Changwon-si Gyeongnam
Iksan Ten Million Chrysanthemum Festival 2014.10.24 2014.11.02 Iksan-si Jeonbuk
Hampyeong Grand Chrysanthemum Festival 2014.10.24 2014.11.09 Hampyeong-gun Jeonnam
Garden of Morning Calm Chrysanthemum Festival 2014.10.25 2014.11.30 Gapyeong-gun Gyeonggi
Sunchang Fermented Soybean Festival 2014.10.30 2014.11.02 Sunchang-gun Jeonnam
Jeongeup National Bullfighting Festival 2014.10.30 2014.11.03 Jeongeup-si Jeonbuk
Jangseong Baegyang Maple Festival 2014.10.31 2014.11.02 Jangseong-gun Jeonnam
Geoje Island Flower Festival 2014.11.01 2014.11.09 Geoje-si Gyeongnam
Seosan Chrysanthemum Festival 2013.11.01 2014.11.09 Seosan-si Chungnam
Asia Song Festival 2014.11.02 2014.11.02 Yeonje-gu Busan
Jeju Olle Walking Festival 2014.11.06 2014.11.08 Seogwipo-si Jeju
Asiana International Short Film Festival 2014.11.06 2014.11.11 Jongno-gu Seoul
Jinyeong Sweet Persimmon Festival 2014.11.07 2014.11.09 Gimhae-si Gyeongnam
Yeoju Ogok Naru Festival 2014.11.07 2014.11.09 Yeoju-si Gyeonggi
Bangeo Festival 2014.11.07 2014.11.09 Seogwipo-si Jeju
Cheongsong Apple Festival 2014.11.07 2014.11.10 Cheongsong-gun Gyeongbuk
Seoul Lantern Festival 2014.11.07 2014.11.23 Jung-gu Seoul
Seoul Photo Festival 2014.11.13 2014.12.13 Jung-gu Seoul
Gunsan International Migratory Bird Festival 2014.11.14 2014.11.16 Gunsan Jeonbuk
Paju Jangdan Soybean Festival 2014.11.21 2014.11.23 Paju-si Gyeonggi
Seoul Design Festival 2014.11.26 2014.11.30 Gangnam-gu Seoul
Seoul Independent Film Festival 2014.11.27 2014.12.05 Mapo-gu Seoul
Byeokchoji Botanical Garden Lighting Festival 2014.11.28 TBA Paju-si Gyeonggi
Busan Christmas Tree Festival 2013.11.30 2014.01.05 Jung-gu Busan
Korea Grand Sale 2014.12.01 2015.02.22 major cities
Boseong Green Tea Plantation Light Festival 2014.12.12 2014.01.25 Boseong-gun Jeonnam
Pyeongchang Trout Festival 2014.12.20 2015.02.08 Pyeongchang-gun Gangwon
Yeongdong Dried Persimmons Festival 2014.12.21 2014.12.21 Yeongdong-gun Chungbuk
Busan Port Lighting Festival 2014.12.26 2014.01.04 Jung-gu Busan
Jeongseojin Sunset Festival 2014.12.31 2014.12.31 Seo-gu Incheon
Ulsan Ganjeolgot Sunrise Festival 2014.12.31 2015.01.01 Ulju-gun Ulsan
Maryangpo Sunset & Sunrise Festival 2014.12.31 2015.01.01 Seocheon-gun Chungnam
Homigot Sunrise Festival 2014.12.31 2015.01.01 Pohang-si Gyeongbuk
Seongsan Sunrise Festival 2014.12.31 2015.01.01 Seogwipo-si Jeju
Jeongdongjin Sunrise Festival 2014.12.31 2015.01.01 Gangneung-si Gangwon
Gyeongpo Sunrise Festival 2014.12.31 2015.01.01 Gangneung-si Gangwon
Yeosu Hyangiram Sunrise Festival 2014.12.31 2015.01.01 Yeosu-si Jeonnam
Ttangkkeut Sunset Sunrise Festival 2014.12.31 2015.01.01 Haenam-gun Jeonnam
Jirisan Namwon Baraebong Snowflake Festival 2014.12(tba) 2014.02(tba) Namwon Jeonbuk
Hwacheon Sancheoneo (Mount Trout) Ice Festival 2015.01.10 2015.02.01 Hwacheon-gun Gangwon
Taebaeksan Mountain Snow Festival 2015.01.23 2015.02.01 Taebaek-si Gangwon
Jaraseom Singsing Winter Festival 2015.01.02 2015.02.01 Gapyeong-gun Gyeonggi
Jeju Fire Festival 2015-03(tba) 2015-03(tba) Jeju-si Jeju

 Notes:

do – provincesi – citygu – districtgun – countymyeon – township Chungnam is short for Chungcheongnam-doChungbuk is short for Chungcheongbuk-doJeonnam is short for Jeollanam-doJeonbuk is short for Jeollabuk-doGyeongbuk is short for Gyeongsangbuk-do

Gyeongnam is short for Gyeongsangnam-do

Gyeonggi is short for Gyeonggi-do

There are three kinds of first-level cities in South Korea.1)     Special city (특별시): SeoulSpecial cities are the highest-ranked administrative divisions in South Korea. These cities have equal status to the provinces.2)     Metropolitan cities (광역시): Busan, Daegu, Daejeon, Gwangju, Incheon, Ulsan3)     Special autonomous city (특별자치시): Sejong

Source: koreatravelnotes

 

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