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    Opening of 2018 Seoul Garden Show

    From Oct. 3-9, 2018, Seoul City is set to host the 2018 Seoul Garden Show for seven days at Yeouido Park. This year’s event will be held with the theme of ‘Seoul Picnic,’ with a variety of distinct programs that require citizens’ participation to allow citizens to stay well rested amid their busy everyday lives.

    ①‘Garden Tour with Commentary!’ where Stories Abound
    With in-depth commentary on gardens that will bring people closer to plants, the <Garden Tour with Commentary> will be held eight times a day every day during Oct. 4 – Oct. 9, 2018, from 10:30 until 17:00.

    On a breezy fall day, commentators will tell various stories of plants, garden designs, etc. in a corner of Yeouido Garden in the middle of the city.

    Admission to the <Garden Tour with Commentary> is free of charge and everyone is welcome to participate. For more details, please visit the Seoul Garden Show website (http://festival.seoul.go.kr/garden).

    ②Making Family Potted Plants
    <Making Family Potted Plants> is a green activity family program that has been in operation since 2013 to bring citizens together and form a consensus on the need to plant flowers and trees, and it has become a part of the Seoul Garden Show from 2015.

    This year on Oct. 6 from 12:00 to 14:00, an experiential planting session will be held to demonstrate the planting of air purification plants for the elimination of fine dust, for two hours on the Main Stage of Yeouido Park Grass Plaza.

    ③Experiencing Fine French Dessert
    Seoul City is planning to host one of its special programs entitled <Table Set in the Garden> on the Korean National Holiday of Oct. 7, from 12:00 to 14:30 on the Main Stage of Yeouido Park Grass Plaza.

    In particular, <Table Set in the Garden> will introduce citizens with familiar herbs that people find hard to grow, giving instructions on how to plant and take care of them, as well as providing citizens with experience in cooking simple dishes using the herbs.

    Participation is free of charge. For more information, please visit the Seoul Garden Show website (http://festival.seoul.go.kr/garden).

    Experiencing Fine French Dessert
    Garden Tour with CommentaryMaking Family Potted Plants
    Garden Tour with CommentaryMaking Family Potted Plants