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  • Seoul Arirang Festival

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    The Seoul Arirang Festival is an autumn festival that is jointly held by the Seoul Metropolitan Government and the Seoul Arirang Festival Organizing Committee Secretariat. This festival is Korea’s first private finance-centered cultural art public festival that began from 2013 in celebration of the listing of Arirang as a UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage in 2012. The 5th Seoul Arirang Festival was held for 3 days from October 13 to 15, 2017 at Gwanghwamun Square under the theme of ‘Song of Passion, Arirang.’ After the opening performance, the festival presented various programs that included the Seoul Arirang Festival Awards, Pannori Gillori and the Gwanghwamun City Rock Festival. A massive performance of ‘Arirang Nanjang’ participated in by citizens, was held on the 6-lane street of Sejong-daero in front of the Sejong Center for the Performing Arts as part of the closing ceremony.

    Website: www.seoularirangfestival.com

    Seoul Arirang Festival

    Seoul Arirang Festival

    Seoul Arirang Festival

    Seoul Arirang Festival

    Seoul Arirang Festival

    Seoul Arirang Festival