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  • Seoul Invites You to the Hangang Summer Festival Finale Top 3 Festivals this Weekend!

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    The 2018 Hangang Summer Festival is finally drawing to a close after being the popular summer getaway for residents in the city. The Seoul Metropolitan Government are scheduled to hold a finale for the festival this upcoming weekend featuring the top three programs.

    ① Seoul Soldout Festival (8.18): A midsummer’s night, all-night culture festival
    This year marks the third annual Seoul Soldout Festival opening on August, 18, Saturday, at Nanji Hangang Park’s Youth Plaza from 2 pm until 4 am, early Sunday morning.
    A special exhibition of young artists, along with musician and DJ performances will continue for nine straight hours on a relay scheduled to heat up the summer night amid the crowd waving their hands in the air and dancing to music.
    * Festival inquiries may be made via Instagram (instagram.com/seoulsoldout), Facebook (facebook.com/seoulsoldout) and telephone (☏02-3780-0598).

    ② Hangang Carbon Zero Festival (8.17-19): An experimental festival for a future with sustainable energy
    The Han River Carbon Zero Festival is a festival of special significance that provides the opportunity to imagine a future of sustainable energy while implementing the practice of preserving the environment. The festival is scheduled to be held from August 17, Friday, to August 19, Sunday, at the Ttukseom Hangang Park from 4 pm to 10 pm.

    The Green Theater, developed from 100 portable water power generators, is among the unique sites available and will be screening movies for free from 8 pm each night.

    * Schedule of Movie Screenings: August 17 – Before the Flood [2016], August 18 – Plastic China [2016] & August 19 – Bikes vs. Cars [2015])

    In addition, visitors are welcome to try a variety of ecological products and foods, including solar power-brewed coffee and rice balls with organic greens, available at a market provided at one of the sections of the event area.

    Free admissions for all. For event inquiries, visit the official festival website (www.carbonzerofestival.com) or call ☏02-3780-0598.

    ③ Seoul Story Fashion Show (8.18): A Hangang fashion show featuring residents of Seoul
    This year marks the fourth annual Seoul Story Fashion Show scheduled to be held under
    the theme of ‘Seoul Story Fashion Show with Y(Yesterday), T(Today), F(Future)’ on August 18, Saturday, at the Banpo Hangang Park’s Yevit Stage from 7 pm to 9 pm.

    This year’s fashion show will feature a total of approximately 70 models, including professional models, as well as residents and senior residents of Seoul taking to the stage.

    Free admissions for all. For inquiries, call ☏02-3780-0598.

    Seoul Invites You to the Hangang Summer Festival Finale Top 3 Festivals this Weekend!
    2016 Seoul Story Fashion Show 2017 Seoul Soldout Festival
    2016 Seoul Story Fashion Show 2017 Seoul Soldout Festival