Sign up for Polar Bear Swim by Dec. 21
published: December 03, 2018
The 32nd annual Haeundae Polar Bear Festival will take place from January 5-6, 2019 at Haeundae Beach. This unique event is held every year to help embrace the cold winter weather, as well as pray for good health in the New Year.
The pre-festival event is scheduled to be held on Saturday, January 5, 2019 and the main event of the festival will be held on Sunday, January 6, 2019 at 10 a.m. at Haeundae Beach.
Enthusiastic participants will run and jump into the sea and swim in the cold waters like a polar bear in the Arctic Ocean. This is one of the city’s most enjoyable winter festivals and provides a unique experience for everyone involved.
Registration for the Haeundae Polar Bear Festival 2019 will take place from November 22 – December 21, 2018. The registration fee is 20,000 won, with participation limited to 5,000 people on a first come, first served basis.
For more information, please visit the Haeundae Polar Bear Festival website at bear.busan.com/eng or call 070-5154-9941 between 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. (Mon. – Fri.).