Dongnae Eupseong History Festival to be held from Oct. 11 to 13

Dongnae Eupseong History Festival to be held from Oct. 11 to 13

by Haps Staff
haps Korea Magazine

The Dongnae Eupseong History Festival will be held from October 11 to 13.

The district of Dongnae has announced that 52 programs with four themes will be run at Eunseong Square, Oncheonchang and the Dongnae Culture Center.

Events that will take place include a Dongrae Battle Recreation, Tug of War, a reproduction of Dongnae Market, Dongnae Pajeon Memorial Hall and 13 events including a traditional Korean orchestra, traditional string walk, fringe concerts, intangible cultural heritage traditional folk performances, traditional martial arts, taekwondo performances, and a fireworks show.

The Dongrae Eupseong Festival was selected as the grand prize winner in the 2017 Korea Content Award.

The festival has won an award for the past four years. They include an award in the category of festival achievement in 2014, an award for festival contents in 2015.

Event Information

Period: October 11-13, 2019

Venue: Dongnae Cultural Center, Plaza of Dongnae Eupseong and Oncheonjang

Website: festival.dongnae.go.kr/ (Currently Only in Korean)

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