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  • Seoul Friendship Fair 2013

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  • Seoul Friendship Fair 2013

    Marking its 18th anniversary, the downtown multi-culture festival will be held in Seoul Square and Mugyo-dong during the first weekend of May. The event will feature many programs such as exhibit of cuisines and folk culture of 60-plus countries, performances by Seoul’s sister cities (14 groups, 300 people) in foreign countries, exhibit of costumes of the world, music café, and nanum (sharing what you have with neighbors) event.

    Two-day world travel!
    Please come join us in this merrymaking event designed to build friendship.

    Seoul Friendship Fair 2013

    Business Hours
    May 4 and 5, 2013 (Saturday and Sunday)
    Location
    Seoul Square, Mugyo-dong, and Cheonggyecheon (Stream)
    Website
    http://www.seoulfriendshipfair.org/en

    Contents of the Event

    • Pre-event: Opening street parade
    • Main event: Opening/Closing ceremony; performances of local and foreign artists; exhibit of cuisines and folk culture
    • Ancillary programs: Exhibit of costumes of the world exhibit of culture of ASEAN countries music café; exhibit of pictures painted by children attending foreign schools in Seoul; nanum (sharing what you have with neighbors) event

    Introduction to major programs

    Performances by Seoul’s sister cities
    300-plus performers from 14 cities, including:
    - Maputo, Mozambique; Minsk, Belarus; Jakarta, Indonesia; Hokkaido, Japan
    Venue: Seoul Square
    ※ A specially made stage in Mugyo-dong: 20-plus performer groups, locals, and foreigners

    Seoul Friendship Fair 2013

    Exhibit of world cuisines and folk culture
    With the participation of 60-plus foreign embassies in Seoul
    (venue: Seoul Square and Mugyo-dong)

    Seoul Friendship Fair 2013

    Exhibit of pictures painted by children attending foreign schools in Seoul
    Displayed items: 100-plus selected ones
    Theme: How I see Seoul in 2030

    Seoul Friendship Fair 2013

    Ancillary programs
    Exhibit of costumes of the world: hanbok and unique costumes of 30-plus countries
    Exhibit of culture of 10 ASEAN countries: traditional costumes and dances
    Nanum (sharing what you have with neighbors) event
    Guerrilla K-Pop flash dance mob