Wednesday, September 20, 2017

“Seomun Market Global Festival 2017”: A Cultural Festival At a Korea’s Traditional Market

Since 2000, Seomun Market has its annual autumn festival, Seomun market Global Festival(서문시장 글로벌 대축제) This festival will be filled with various performances by famous singers to everyday people like us. There will be two stages called “Main Stage” and “Fringe Stage” where a lot of things will take place. Make sure you don’t miss any of them! From hiphop that younger generation love to trots that older generation enjoy, you will get to hear a wide range of music at Seomun Market this weekend! 

Some of featured artists are Sang-Chul Park, who is best known for “Mujogun(무조건)” that literally every Korean people know. Also, one of Korea’s 3 best guitarists, Taewon Kim is coming with his band “Boohwal(Revival). If you under 30’s, you probably recognize this band from TV shows like Fantastic Duo. Also, Heize from Unpretty Rapstar season 2 is going to hit up the stage! Heize is actually from Daegu! 

Also, one of the best things about Seomun Market is its food! Vendors will come out on the streets and sell delicious and affordable snacks! If you'd like to know some of the options, here are 7 recommendations! (click here

■ Date: 14:00 – 22:00, Sep 21 - 23
■ Location: Seomun Market Keunjang Intersaction – Keunjang three-way St. and around Seomun Market
■ Address: 45, Keunjang-ro 26-gil, Jung-gu, Daegu, Korea
■ KR Address: 대구 중구 큰장로26 45
■ What to expect: Opening ceremony, concerts, traditional performances, singing contests, fashion show, and other events

Sept 21
Sang-Chul Park
Giwoongajae & Danbi
Ha-Yoon Sul

Sept 22

Sep 23
Shin Yu
Seokyung Han

Sang-Yong Lee “Poppei”