The Seoul Metropolitan Government and the Seoul Facilities Corporation will hold the 2nd Seoul Underground Shopping Center Open Market at Cheonggye Plaza for two days from Oct. 21 (Sat) to 22 (Sun), 2017 in order to revitalize underground shopping centers in Seoul and offer more various things for citizens to enjoy and see.
The Seoul Underground Shopping Center Open Market is a cultural festival-type open market where merchants of underground shopping centers in Seoul come up to the ground level to meet citizens. It is the second such event since June 2017.
The Seoul Facilities Corporation hosts this open market event in order to provide new sales space for merchants of underground shopping centers and to give citizens an opportunity to shop for various products in one place.
Some 30 stores from 13 underground shopping centers will sell clothes, fashion accessories, interior decoration items and handmade products during the open market.
Various cultural events will be held for citizens as well. Programs of pantomime, busking and B-boying appealing to various age ranges will be held 3 times a day, and various promotional events such as the nostalgic Whack-A-Mole Game and caricature experience will be offered as well
The event will be operated flexibly each day of the week. The event will be held from 2pm to 8pm on October 21 (Sat) while from 11 am to 6pm on October 22 (Sun).